Wednesday March 28th -- NYC
The New Asian City
Join this panel discussion and book launch with Jini Kim Watson. Drawing on a wide array of literary, film, and political works, and juxtaposing close readings of the built environment, Watson demonstrates how processes of migration and construction in the hypergrowth urbanscapes of Seoul, Taipei, and Singapore crystallize. More info here.
6 to 8 pm
NYU Humanities Initiative
20 Cooper Square, 5th floor, New York
Thursday March 29th -- Philadelphia
Temple Performing Arts Center
1837 North Broad Street, Philadelphia,
$12 pre-sale / $15 door / $35-75 VIP; tickets here
Thursday March 29th -- Oakland
OHANA Happy Hour + Open Mic
5:30 to 9 pm
1727 Telegraph Ave, Oakland
Thursday March 29th -- San Francisco
This month's MATCHA art mixer features comedian Dan Nainan. Of Indian and Japanese descent, Intel engineer-turned-comedian Nainan has performed all over the world and appeared in an Apple commercial, The Last Airbender, at TedIndia, and the Democratic National Convention. Admission includes the Maharaja exhibit and collection galleries, a "caption this comic" contest, and after-hours music provided by DJ King Most. More info here.
5 to 9 pm
200 Larkin St, San Francisco
Sunday April 1st --Oakland
Pinay Lives & Voices
Philippine American Writers & Artists (PAWA) and Oakland Asian Cultural Center presents Pinay Lives & Voices, an afternoon of Filipina literature and storytelling in celebration of Women's History Month. Featuring artists Vangie Buell, Barbara Jane Reyes, Camille Robles, and Rina Ayuyang. More info here.
3 to 5 pm
Oakland Asian Cultural Center
388 9th Street, Suite 290, Oakland
Tuesday April 3rd -- Los Angeles
Tuesday Night Cafe
Join Tuesday Night Project for
the start of their 14th season (or watch it online). Hosted by Johneric
Concordia, with DJ Waxstyles. Featuring Sessions LA Youth Artists, Jenny Yang, Ninjas for Social Justice, Andrew Figueroa Chiang and more. More info here.
7:30 pm; Open mic sign-ups at 6:45pm
Live broadcast begins at 7:30 pm here
The Aratani Courtyard
120 Judge John Aiso St, Los Angeles