Archive for May 28th, 2014

  • Aloha by the Bay

    Nihonmachi Street Fair Hosts Aloha By the Bay Fundraiser on June 14

        Aloha. One small word with many meanings: love, peace, goodbye, hello. Like the Nihonmachi Street Fair, which has been celebrating diversity and community involvement for forty years, the word Aloha inspires one to interpret its meaning emotionally, personally, ever changing, and with a […]

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  • May'n

    J-POP Summit Returns July 19 and 20 to Japantown

        San Francisco, CA – The 2014 J-POP SUMMIT Festival, San Francisco’s annual celebration of Japanese pop culture, music, fashion and film, returns over the weekend of Saturday and Sunday, July 19th and 20th with a unique mix of colorful pop-inspired fun. This year’s exciting program leads […]

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  • Was Elliot Rodger’s Battle of Isla Vista An Act of War?

    Was Elliot Rodger’s Battle of Isla Vista An Act of War?

    (to be continued and expanded…) Fans of Emil Guillermo may have seen his piece Elliot Rodger’s manifesto shows self-hate fueled anti-Asian violence that kicked off Isla Vista rampage  which takes a typical liberal anti-gun approach and notes his frustration at being a half-Chinese Eurasian fitting into a […]

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  • kswbustour

    Kearny Street Workshop and Shaping San Francisco Present Auto(SOMA)tic: Creative Responses to the SOMA

    Kearny Street Workshop and Shaping San Francisco Present Auto(SOMA)tic: Creative Responses to the SOMA Performance Bus Tour Saturday, May 31, 2:00-5:00 PM Boarding in front of Arc Studios & Gallery (Map) Tickets available at http://autosomatic.bpt.me Cynthia Lin and Rachel Lastimosa • Halau o Keikiali’i featuring Maka Aniciete Anirvan Chatterjee […]

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