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Mar. 27 2017 4:30 PM New York, NY

“Regarded As” Muslim: Islamophobia and its Ripple Effects

Cosponsored by the South Asian Law Students Association; the Center for Diversity, Inclusion, and Belonging; the Asian/Pacific/American Institute at NYU; and the NYU College of Arts and Science. Islamophobia affects both Muslims and those “regarded as” Muslim in the broader South Asian, Middle Eastern, and Arab population. Those effects are ever more visible—in the spike in anti-Muslim hate crimes, the targeting of Sikhs, the surveillance of mosques, and the ban targeting refugees and nationals from seven predominantly Muslim countries. To…

Mar. 28 2017 6:30 PM New York, NY

Sisters in Solidarity

Presented by NYU Asian Pacific American Coalition. Cohosted by the NYU Asian American Women's Alliance and the Asian/Pacific/American Institute at NYU. Join us as we learn about the rich history of A/P/A feminist activism in honor of Women's HERstory Month at NYU.  Featuring Kazi Fouzia (DRUM), Sharon Heijin Lee (NYU Department of Social & Cultural Analysis), Ninotchka Rosca (AF3IRM NYC), and Vivian Truong (A/P/A Institute Visiting Scholar). Rachel Kuo (PhD candidate in the NYU Department of Media, Culture and Communication) moderates. RSVP…

Apr. 19 2017 6:00 PM New York, NY

“Make Your Mind As Large As the Universe”: Celebrating 40 Years of The Woman Warrior

Organized by The Contemporary Literature Series & The NYU Department of English. Cosponsored by the Asian/Pacific/American Institute at NYU, Asian American Writers’ Workshop, Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group, and NYU Department of Social & Cultural Analysis. Join us panel discussion featuring Maxine Hong Kingston and distinguished guest speakers.