Saturday, June 19, 2010

A/PIA Events at the United States Social Forum

from Stephanie:

Asian Pacific Islander American (A/PIA) Events at the United States Social Forum
June 22-26, 2010 in Detroit, Michigan
It's not too late! Register or find more information at:


Beyond the workshops... here are a just a few of the highlighted events. Attached is the full compilation of events, workshops and more!

“Who Killed Vincent Chin?”
Best Documentary Feature, Academy Award Nominee
(1987) and Detroit A/PIA Discussion
Tuesday, June 22
11:00AM-1:00PM @ Cobo Hall W2-66

Detroit Asian Youth Project
It’s Our Moment: A/PIA Youth Unite!
Wednesday, June 23
10:00AM-12:00PM @ Cobo Hall DO-5A

Detroit Asian Youth Project
Detroit A/PIAs: Past and Present
Tour focusing on historical & contemporary A/PIA
communities in Detroit, featuring a revealing look at
the Bangladeshi & Hmong community,& memorial
visit to Vincent Chin & Lily Chan’s gravesites.
Wednesday, June 23
Detroit Asian Youth Project

API Movement Building Party!
For all A/PIA leaders, activists, organizers,
educators, etc. to get together at the USSF 2010.
Wednesday, June 23
8:00-10:00PM @ Oslo- 1456 Woodward Ave.
Asian Pacific Islander Movement Building

Grace’s 95th Birthday: “Next American
Revolution”-Come celebrate with Grace Boggs,
Danny Glover, Vincent Harding, artists & poets.
Thursday, June 24
8:00PM @ Cobo Hall
Boggs Center to Nurture Community Leadership

A/PIAs: People’s Movement Assembly
Friday, June 25
4:00-6:00PM @ Genesis Lutheran Church
(7200 Mack Avenue- corner of E. Grand)
Saturday, June 26
10:00AM-12:00PM @ Cobo Hall W2-66
If transportation needed, contact

"I Dream a Garden" Harvest Song/Dance
Revisioning of the Gerald Hairston Griot Memorial Garden:
Facilitated by Nobuko Miyamoto accompanied by
Genesis Lutheran Choir & Liturgical Dancers, GenesisHOPE
youth participants, community, and more
Friday, June 25
7:00PM-9:00PM @ Genesis Lutheran Church
7200 Mack Avenue- corner of E. Grand Blvd.

For more details an information: Join us on...
Facebook (APIs at the U.S. Social Forum Detroit)
Google groups (USSF2010apia)

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