upcoming grant deadline: 03/01/2018

upcoming grant deadline: 03/01/2018

Community News

Dual Face | Dwimuka at International House

Renowned Indonesian cross-gender dancer Didik Nini Thowok creates a unique and radiant artistic world. [learn more]

Womxn in Asian America Womxn in Asian America

Womxn in Asian America

Womxn in Asian America is a course taught by Melissa Kapadia that examines the hxstories and lived experiences of Asian American and Pacific Islander womxn (women, trans, and non-binary people) through readings of scholarly, narrative, activist, and popular texts; in-person conversations; film and other media; and explorations of our own lived experiences. The course will be held on Sundays from February 4 through March 25, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM at Asian Arts Initiative. [learn more]

Taino Cultural Workshop Series Taino Cultural Workshop Series

Taino Cultural Workshop Series

The Taino Cultural Workshop Series will be held on the third Saturdays of every month. Each workshop will involve a hands-on approach to learning more about the Indigenous people of the Caribbean. The next workshop is February 24, 2:30 PM at the Lillian Marrero Branch Library. [learn more]

Transcribez Meets on January 20 and February 10 Transcribez Meets on January 20 and February 10

Transcribez Meets on January 20 and February 10

Transcribez, a monthly creative writing group for trans and gender non-conforming identified youth (ages 14-24), meets on Saturday, January 20 from 12:00 - 3:00pm at the Kelly Writers House. This month's guest facilitator will be CA Conrad. [learn more]

When the Chant Comes Book Tour When the Chant Comes Book Tour

When the Chant Comes Book Tour

Asian Arts Initiative hosts a book tour for Kay Ulanday Barrett's When the Chant Comes on Friday, February 2 at 7:00 PM. Unpicking vital political questions around race, disability and gender, Kay will be joined by local poets Osimiri Sprowal and Ras Mashramani (ACG '16). [learn more]