Archive for April 15th, 2009

  • Daily Dose & Announcements: 04/15/09

    Daily Dose & Announcements: 04/15/09

    » Texas Rep Apologies for Remarks on Asian Names » Four Men Injured in Shooting at Rosemead Restaurant » Giant to Celebrate Filipino Heritage Night on April 21 » Founders of Asian American Studies Dept. Launch First Book » Thailand Revokes Thaksin Passport Compiled by […]

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  • A Tale of Two Sisters

    A Tale of Two Sisters

    In her remarkable new book, A Thousand Miles of Dreams: The Journeys of Two Chinese Sisters, Seattle author Sasha Su-Ling Welland chronicles the stories of her grandmother, Amy Ling Chen (born as Ling Shuhao) and grand aunt, Ling Shuhua.

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  • Writer’s Life Passages Find Expression in Images and Narrative

    Writer’s Life Passages Find Expression in Images and Narrative

    Among the recent spate of books on Chinese-American history, Earth Passage: Journeys Through Childhood stands out as of the one of the more memorable. Passages is a collection of nature pictures, interwoven with vignettes that reflect author Lora Jo Foo’s childhood growing up the rough, […]

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