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Asian Pacific American Heritage Month events scheduled for 4月il

五月 is the official month designated nationally for recognizing the rich culture of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders, 但是和很多大学一样, Carolina moves up the celebration to 4月il, 当更多的教师, 工作人员和学生都在校园里.

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看看南方的媚俗, 建筑师林璎的演讲, a concert of music by women composers and poetry readings are some of the ways the Carolina community can celebrate Asian Pacific American Heritage Month in 4月il. 

五月 is the official month designated nationally for recognizing the rich culture of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders, 但是和很多大学一样, Carolina moves up the celebration to 4月il, 当更多的教师, 工作人员和学生都在校园里. 

The month of events begins with a “State of Asian America” address on March 31 by Heidi Kim,Asian American Center director and professor of English and comparative literature in the 艺术学院 & 科学. 下午五点半的现场活动座位.m. 已经满了,但是登记是可用的对于虚拟体验. 

A完整的编程清单is available on the Asian American Center website. 以下是一些活动亮点: 

  • 南部媚俗, 5:30 p.m. 4月7日,基因组科学G010.Visiting scholar Leslie Bow looks at the history of the personified household object in the 21stcentury: the Asian figure as saltshaker, kitchen timer or home decor. 弓Vilas Distinguished Achievement Professor of English and Asian American Studies at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. 
  • 《与林璎共度的夜晚, 5:30 p.m. 4月il 12, Mandela Auditorium, FedEx 全球 教育 Center.来自越南纪念馆, which she designed as an undergraduate student at Yale, to the Civil Rights Memorial in Alabama and the Women’s Table at Yale, 五月a Lin has made history part of the landscape. The event sponsored by the Frey Foundation is free and open to the public. Registration is required for those attending virtually via Zoom; a link will be provided closer to the event date. 
  • 东南亚诗人团正午到p.m. 4月il 22, FedEx 全球 教育 Center Room 4003.North Carolina poets Ina Cariño and Eric Tran will read selected poetry and host a question-and-answer session. Cariño is the winner of the 2021 Alice James Award for “Feast,” forthcoming from Alice James Books in March 2023, and was selected in 2021 as one of four winners of the 92Y 欧亚体育app注册y Poetry Contest. Tran is a queer Vietnamese poet and the author of “Mouth, 糖与烟”(二极管版, forthcoming 2022) and “The Gutter Spread Guide to Prayer” (Autumn House Press). He is a resident physician in psychiatry in Asheville. 
  • Her Story: Journey into the Musical Worlds of Women Composers, 7:30 p.m. 4月23日至24日,斯温厅黑盒子剧院. Award-winning Korean-American violinist Sunmi Chang and pianist Clara Yang will present a concert of music by women composers. This performance will feature works by Amy Beach (19th century) and Florence Price (20th century) as well as a newly commissioned sonata by Liliya Ugay that is a modern reflection of these two composers. 

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