Videos


A/P/A Studies & Crisis

On May 3-4, 2024, the A/P/A Graduate Student Working Group‘s Spring 2024 Symposium “A/P/A Studies and Crisis” explored how the concept of “crisis” can expand understandings of what Asian/Pacific/American studies …

A Global Feminist Critique of Capital: Reflecting on Fanon, Federici, Spillers, and Spivak

Since the global economic crisis of 2008, the trajectory of capitalism has been transformed by a series of political, economic, environmental, and humanitarian crises. On March 28, 2024, this panel …

E Hāpai I Kou Leo – Raise Your Voice for Change

On March 7, 2024, Kuʻulani Keohokalole, Hawaiʻi State Senator Jarrett Keohokalole, and Kris Kato discussed the founding Nā `Ōiwi NYC — an education and advocacy hui (social or community group) …

“Not One Without the Other”

How can the work of writers contribute to building sustainable and inclusive futures for our communities? How can the work of community organizations contribute to creative work? And how can …

In Her Own Words: Isabel Sandoval

For her final event as the A/P/A Institute’s 2023-24 Artist-in-Residence, Isabel Sandoval presented a lecture about cultivating her sensibility and maintaining her integrity as a self-taught filmmaker. In an industry …

Sex/Work in a Global Frame

A roundtable and performance to mark the closing of the exhibition, Our Inner Quarters: Spaces of Work & Care curated by Yin Q and Chong Gu, Red Canary Song. Featuring …

Fly in Power: Screening Discussion

In conjunction with the exhibition, Our Inner Quarters: Spaces of Work & Care, curated by Yin Q and Chong Gu of Red Canary Song (RCS), A/P/A Institute presented a screening …

Asians on Demand

Surveying a contemporary, cutting-edge archive of video works from the Asian diaspora, Asians on Demand: Mediating Race in Video Art and Activism by Feng-Mei Heberer (NYU Department of Cinema Studies) …

Opening Reception: Our Inner Quarters

Our Inner Quarters: Spaces of Work & Care, curated by Yin Q and Chong Gu of Red Canary Song (RCS) opened at 20 Cooper Square, first floor gallery on October …

In Conversation: Isabel Sandoval & Clint Ramos

On October 16, 2023, Isabel Sandoval and creative director Clint Ramos discussed major projects, including Sandoval’s Apparition and Ramos’s Here Lies Love, which explore life under martial law in the …