Son Dambi, Kahi, After School, Orange Caramel, NU’EST, HELLOVENUS. Their Entertainment, PLEDIS holds a very special audition just for Asian-Americans to find talented artists who will lead the stage of Korea, as well as the world. *Audition Schedule: 10/14(SUN) LA&San Francisco *Online Registration Period: 8/29(WED) ~ 10/9(TUE) *Online Application: E-mail – [email protected] Profile[Name, Date of […]
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In Ruth Ozeki's first two books, her protagonists were strong Japanese-American women, and on book tours, she was often asked if they were based on herself. In her new novel, A Tale for the Time Being, Ozeki is just toying with us. You see, it's about … No tags for this post.
“I accept this medal on behalf of the volunteers at the Japanese American Veterans Association and for the men who fought in Europe and the Pacific, including my older brother, Hideichi Shimabukuro, to settle the question of loyalty once and for all … No tags for this post.
WASHINGTON (Jiji Press)–Terry Shima, a 90-year-old American veteran of Japanese descent, was among the 18 people who received the 2012 Citizens Medal from U.S. President Barack Obama at a White House ceremony on Friday. Obama praised the … No tags for this post.
On December 17, 2012, US Senator Daniel Inouye passed away at the age of 88. President Barack Obama issued a statement the same evening, saying, “our country has lost a true American hero.” As a longtime leader of the Japanese American community … No tags for this post.
“We believe that the injustices the Japanese American community had to endure during World War II should not be obscured by the use of euphemisms,” said Manzanar Committee Co-Chair Bruce Embrey. “Failing to be historically accurate undermines our … No tags for this post.
Manila, Philippines – FILIPINO-American contestant Adriana Latonio ended her “American Idol” journey on Thursday night (Friday morning in Manila) after failing to make it to the show's Top 10. Last Wednesday (Manila time), the “Idol” judges were not … No tags for this post.
I wish we could fill American Park with hundreds of people, and just sing together. Chamorro, Carolinian, Filipino, American, Singaporean, Chinese-everybody raising their voices together in song. I can't imagine anything more fun or wonderful. Back to … No tags for this post.
Filipino-American filmmaker Vincent Sandoval's “Aparisyon” won the audience award at the 15th Deauville Asian Film Festival, held in France from March 6 to 10. Best film went to Kamal KM's “ID” from India. The jury prize was shared by Boonsong Nakphoo … No tags for this post.
Members of the real estate community and public officials celebrated the installation of the 2013 officers and board of directors of the Filipino American Real Estate Association Santa Clara County chapter on March 1. Gene Lentz, Silicon Valley … No tags for this post.
Posted by Ling-Mei Wong on Friday, March 8, 2013 · Leave a Comment. By Ling-Mei Wong. Boston native Alice Kane, nee Yee, spoke at the Central Library on “They Came for the Gold and Stayed: An Introduction to Chinese-American Genealogy” on Feb. No tags for this post.
The bias suit cites instances in which Chen and other witnesses say that city officials and employees made derogatory statements about blacks and Asians, and made disparaging statements to Chen regarding his Chinese-American background. Chen states … No tags for this post.
The Brandeis Asian American Student Association celebrated the beginning of the 41st Asian Pacific American Heritage Month last Friday. This year's APAHM performance was markedly different from those in years past, creating an innovative show that … No tags for this post.
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