Saturday 9:00 AM
A4P Reunions Breakfast Panel: Asian American “Othering” and What to Do about It
Date: Sat., May 28th, 2016 Time: 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Location: Chancellor Green, Rotunda
Please come a little before 9:00 a.m. to have breakfast and network. We have a full program: 9:00 a.m. - Award Presentations; 9:15 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. – Panel discussion; till 11:00 a.m. -Networking.
Join a lively, interactive discussion with our speakers whose lived experiences and professional research address diverse facets of historical and contemporary Asian American community. Our expert panelists are: Jenny Ungbha Korn '96, UIC race and media scholar and founder of the Thai American Student Organization at Princeton University; Ellen Pao '91, Silicon Valley technology entrepreneur; and Professor John Kuo Wei Tchen, visiting professor at Princeton, historian and founder of the Asian/Pacific/American Studies Program & Institute at NYU and co-founder of the Museum of Chinese in America. Moderator: Evan Kratzer ’16, WWS concentrator and previously co-president of AASA and chair of its Asian American Studies Committee.
Our panelists will discuss how Asian Americans have been marginalized across wide areas of representation and how we may participate in diverse avenues for action to address processes of othering. We will engage audience members in the style of a town hall to consider Asian American community and activism. Please join us to catch up with old friends, meet new ones, and enjoy an East Asian and South Asian breakfast.
If you have any questions or would like to help out at event, please contact: firstname.lastname@example.org