Sovereign Pedagogies

Sovereign Pedagogies: Two Talks and Spoken Word from Hawai‘i to Palestine Thursday, May 2, 2013 Noelani Goodyear-Ka‘ōpua discusses her new book, The Seeds We Planted: Portraits of a Native Hawaiian Charter School (University of Minnesota Press, March 2013). Hālau Kū Māna is one of the only Hawaiian culture-based charter schools in urban Honolulu. Goodyear-Ka‘ōpua reveals …


THE RED TAPES, 1977-79 Saturday, April 13, 2013 A screening of Naeem Mohaiemen’s United Red Army (The Young Man Was, Part 1) (70 min, 2012), based on tapes of the 1977 negotiations between the Japanese hijacker of JAL 472 and the control tower in Bangladesh, along with a selection of films from the Afghan Films …

Hanging on Union Square

The Hanging on Union Square: A celebration of the life and work of H.T. Tsiang Thursday March 28, 2013

Responding to Disaster

Responding to Disaster in Working-Class New York: Housing and Community After Hurricane Sandy Monday, December 3, 2012


October 6, 2012 Beasts of the ‘Northern’ Wild: Why Benh Zeitlin’s Indie Film is So Important A 2012 Imagining America: Artists and Scholars in Public Life Lunch Session Saturday, October 6, 2012  

At Home In The World

Renaissance Renegade: A Jessica Hagedorn Retrospective consisted of discussion, performance, film, and music showcasing the interdisciplinary work of writer Jessica Hagedorn. Curated by Christine Bacareza Balance (UC Irvine), the retrospective ended with a conversation with Hagedorn. Co-sponsored by NYU Departments of Performance Studies and Dramatic Writing at Tisch School of the Arts, Institute for Public Knowledge at NYU, …

Marvels & Monsters

Interview with William F. Wu William F. Wu speaks on his collection. Interview conducted by curator Jeff Yang. Video shot and edited by Stephanie Ching.

Him Mark Lai

— The Master Archivist 

A Celebration of New Asian American Poetry Part 1

Excerpts from Asian American Poets curated by Joseph Legaspi. Featuring Kazim Ali, Rick Barot, Jennifer Chang, Lisa Chen, Oliver de la Paz, Jennifer Kwon Dobbs, Joseph O. Legaspi, Aimee Nekhukumatathil, and Jon Pineda.