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239 Greene St, 8th Floor
New York, NY 10003 United States

February 2017

Asian American Media Activism: Addressing Culture, Citizenship, and Coloniality

Thursday, February 16, 2017, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm EST
NYU Media, Culture and Communication, 239 Greene St, 8th Floor
New York, NY 10003 United States
Graphic collage of black and white photograph of Yuri Kochiyama speaking into a bull horn in front of a motif of Malcolm X's political campaign pins "Freedom By Any Means Necessary"

Presented by the NYU Department of Media, Culture and Communication. Cosponsored by the Asian/Pacific/American Institute at NYU and NYU Center for Multicultural Education and Programs. This panel brings together Asian American activists, scholars, and media practitioners to critically examine ways we negotiate popular media as spaces for activism and resistance, as well as spaces to negotiate concepts of 'belonging.' How might our media activism begin working beyond narrowly defined visions of border and diaspora to create stronger collaborative movements and build solidarity within and beyond our multiple communities? Speakers: Lori Kido Lopez, University of Wisconsin-Madison…

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