Refashioning Race

Refashioning Race, Gender, and Economy What possibilities do technologies pose for alternative fashions, embodiments, and representations? How can relationships between consumer and producer shift in the digital realm? On Tuesday, …


In Who We Be: The Colorization of America (forthcoming Fall 2013), Jeff Chang (Can’t Stop Won’t Stop, Stanford) carefully analyzes the gaps between what we see and what we think. …

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 …


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 …

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 …

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 …

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

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