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Yellow Pearl: Celebrating the Birth of the Asian American Movement
April 7, 2021 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
A conversation and music at the birth of the Asian American movement. Still relevant today!
Featuring Nobuko Miyamoto, Elizabeth (Liz) Young, Arlan Huang, and moderator Phil Tajitsu Nash.
TIME: Wednesday, April 7, 11:30 to 12:30 PT (2:30 to 3:30ET)
Just before the start of the AAAS Conference
Hear a song from the “Grain of Sand” album and join a conversation about the Basement Workshop, Asian Women United, dear friend Corky Lee, the Yellow Pearl Project, and the early days of the Asian American Movement.
The program will be co-sponsored by the Association for Asian American Studies and the Smithsonian Institution.