Archive for October 13th, 2007

  • Arts Briefs

    Arts Briefs

    2007 Taiwan Film Festival EVENT: Thirteen Taiwanese feature and documentary films DESCRIPTION: Features young and upcoming film directors who have created independent, documentary and experimental films that attract international attention. Directors Hung Hung, Cheng Wen-tang, Monika Treut, Kuo Liang-Yin, Chuan Chung and documentary producer Sylvia […]

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  • Proof That Vietnamese Laugh

    Proof That Vietnamese Laugh

    When was the last time you saw three mature Asian women laugh out loud for nearly an hour, in public and occasionally whopping it up like teenagers? Not often. Our Asian sisters are usually conditioned to curb their enthusiasm lest they devalue themselves. Thus, it […]

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  • More API Ethnicities May Be Counted Under Bill

    More API Ethnicities May Be Counted Under Bill

    LOS ANGELES — Social worker Vaka Faletau wants to help more Tongan American youth in his South Los Angeles community stay in school and out of jail. But since neither the state nor the county tracks the dropout or incarceration rates of Tongan youth, it’s […]

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