AAARI Book Talk to Discuss Contemporary Asian American Activism

Contemporary Asian American Activism: Building Movements for Liberation Friday, April 22 from 5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Live on Zoom Admission: Free In the struggles for prison abolition, global anti-imperialism, immigrant rights, affordable housing, environmental justice, fair labor, and more, 21st century Asian American activists are speaking out and standing up to systems of oppression. Creating emancipatory futures requires collective action and reciprocal relationships that … Continue reading AAARI Book Talk to Discuss Contemporary Asian American Activism

AAARI to Co-Sponsor Talk on Japanese American Incarceration

Oppression and Resistance in America’s World War II Concentration Camps Wednesday, February 24 from noon until 1:30 p.m. Online Webinar Admission: Free The Asian American / Asian Research Institute is co-sponsoring a talk on Oppression and Resistance in America’s World War II Concentration Camps featuring Dr. Gary Y. Okihiro. This lecture is part of the 2020-21 Harriet and Kenneth Kupferberg Holocaust Center (KHC) and National … Continue reading AAARI to Co-Sponsor Talk on Japanese American Incarceration

Setsuko Winchester’s Freedom from Fear/Yellow Bowl Project Artist Talk at AAARI

Asian American/Asian Research Institute Artist Talk: Freedom from Fear/Yellow Bowl Project with Setsuko Winchester Friday, October 25 from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. The City University of New York – 25 W. 43rd Street (between 5th and 6th Avenues), 10th Floor, Room 1000 Admission: Free Setsuko Winchester, Japanese American ceramic artist, photographer and journalist will discuss her conceptual art work, Freedom from Fear/Yellow Bowl Project. … Continue reading Setsuko Winchester’s Freedom from Fear/Yellow Bowl Project Artist Talk at AAARI
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AAARI Lecture: Yayoi Kusama and the Rise of the Global Art Market

Revisiting the 1960s, Globalization, Monopoly, and Art Outlaws: Yayoi Kusama and the Rise of the Global Art Market Friday, November 30 from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. Asian American/Asian Research Institute of CUNY – 25 W. 43rd Street (between 5th and 6th Avenues), 10th Floor, Room 1000 Admission: Free Based on her 2015 book, Yayoi Kusama: Inventing the Singular, Prof. Midori Yamamura will discuss Japanese-born artist Yayoi Kusama and … Continue reading AAARI Lecture: Yayoi Kusama and the Rise of the Global Art Market