May 19: Yu & Me Books to Launch Simu Liu’s New Book WE WERE DREAMERS

On Thursday, May 19 at 4pm, join award winning actor and author Simu Liu for the launch of his new book We Were Dreamers at Yu & Me Books in Chinatown. Yu & Me Books is located at 44 Mulberry Street, New York, NY 10013 View Map About this event The star of Marvel’s first Asian superhero film, Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings, tells … Continue reading May 19: Yu & Me Books to Launch Simu Liu’s New Book WE WERE DREAMERS

Multimedia: Lia and Doualy Celebrate Year of the Tiger at the 24th New Year Firecracker Ceremony & Cultural Festival, Joe’s Shanghai and Yu and Me Books in New York Chinatown

On the first day of the Lunar New Year, I headed to Sara D. Roosevelt Park in New York Chinatown to usher in the Year of the Tiger at Better Chinatown USA’s 24th New Year Firecracker Ceremony & Cultural Festival. Mayor Eric Adams and many other local officials spoke at the Year of the Tiger festivities, which featured dragon and lion dancers, singers, and traditional dancers. … Continue reading Multimedia: Lia and Doualy Celebrate Year of the Tiger at the 24th New Year Firecracker Ceremony & Cultural Festival, Joe’s Shanghai and Yu and Me Books in New York Chinatown

Chinatown NYC: Where to Celebrate the Year of the Tiger in New York

2022 NYC Lunar New Year Events  Source: Chinatown.org Tuesday, February 1, 2022 is the first day of the Lunar New Year, celebrating the Year of the Tiger. The Lunar New Year is a fifteen day celebration. The actual date is determined by the Chinese lunar calendar and falls in late January or early February. The celebrations last for 15 days, although today, many families celebrate … Continue reading Chinatown NYC: Where to Celebrate the Year of the Tiger in New York

(L-R) Professor Ming Xia, Jacqueline Glover, supervising producer, HBO Documentary Films, co-director Jon Alpert, Professor Peter Kwong and co- director Matthew O’Neill, the production team of China’s Unnatural Disaster: The Tears of Sichuan Province at the screen at HBO in New York on May 5, 2009. Photo by Lia Chang

Celebrating Peter Kwong, Asian American Studies Pioneer, Immigration Scholar, Award-Winning Journalist and Filmmaker at DCTV on April 9

Celebrating Peter Kwong, Asian American Studies Pioneer, Immigration Scholar, Award-Winning Journalist and Filmmaker at DCTV on April 9 Continue reading Celebrating Peter Kwong, Asian American Studies Pioneer, Immigration Scholar, Award-Winning Journalist and Filmmaker at DCTV on April 9