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The Body of the Migrant in Literature and in Diaspora: An Evening with Three Filipina Writers

Join the Filipino and Philippine Studies Working Group for an evening with three prolific Filipina writers. Mia Alvar is a New York-based writer and educator. Her debut collection of short stories, In the Country (2015), has made the top book lists of the New Yorker, the San Francisco Chronicle, and the Huffington Post, among many others. Aimee Suzara is a Bay Area-based poet and playwright, whose debut collection of poetry, Souvenir (2014), has been lauded for its poetic documentation of the “living exhibits” of Filipinos at the 1904 World’s Fair. Finally, Dr.

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Date: 
Wednesday, April 13, 2016 - 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Location: 
370 Dwinelle

February 26: Filipino American Performing Arts: An Afternoon with Bindlestiff Studio

Originally opened in 1989, Bindlestiff Studio became the only permanent, community-based performing arts venue in the nation dedicated to showcasing emerging Filipino American and Pilipino artists.

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Date: 
Friday, February 26, 2016 - 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Location: 
341 Dwinelle, Level F/G
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