Upcoming Events!!

23 Feb

AAA has many great events planned out for the next few months, and these include:

Asian American Community Dinner
 Tuesday, March 4, 2014
Remis Sculpture Court, Aidekman Arts Center
We invite students, faculty, alumni and community leaders from the Boston area to join us for a dinner to celebrate the creation of the Asian American Studies minor and to build a stronger community! No, you do NOT have to be planning to pursue this minor or be Asian American to attend. To RSVP, please email April.Tang@tufts.edu (we just need to estimate the amount of food to order).

FUSION Concert: Featuring David Choi
 Thursday, March 13, 2014
Cohen Auditorium
 As mentioned in a previous post, Korean American singer David Choi will be coming to perform!

VOICES Literary Magazine
We are accepting submissions to our literary magazine until Tuesday, February 25, 2014 at 11:59pm. Please send them totuftsvoiceslitmag@gmail.com. There will be a launch party in April and we will post more information about that later on.

There are also a ton of events organized by other groups that you should definitely check out!

Journey to Manzanar: Forging Community Through ‘Pilgrimage’
Date: Monday, February 24, 2014
Time: 6pm-7:30pm
Location: Braker 001
What: This is the Japanese Culture Club’s annual Day of Remembrance event and they are bringing in Japanese American filmmaker Tadashi Nakamura to screen his documentary “Pilgrimage” and to discuss contemporary issues of social justice and art in activism. There will be a dinner reception following the program in the Rabb room.

Passin’ It On – The Black Panthers’ Search for Justice Documentary
Tuesday, February 25, 2014
Tisch Room 304
What: Film screening and discussion of Jon Valadez’s documentary on Dhoruba Bin Wahad, a member of the Black Panther Party.

Crash Course Series: Nelson Mandela’s Legacy
Date: Wednesday, February 26, 2014
Time: 6pm
Location: Barnum 104
What: “Join the IR Director’s Leadership Council to discuss Nelson Mandela and his legacy with Professor Penvenne, from the History department, and Professor Robinson, from the Political Science department. Professor Murdoch, Director of Africana Studies, will be moderating the event as we explore the political impact of Mandela, as well as the future of South African politics.”

Israeli Apartheid Week 2014
Date: Week of March 3, 2014
What: This is Tufts Students for Justice in Palestine’s third annual IAW and they have many events lined up for the week, including a film screening, lectures and a student panel.


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