NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – While the usual public celebrations may be a bit restrained this year, Asian American & Pacific Islander Heritage Month’s annual celebration of culture and history are still happening online this May.
“We are part of the social fabric, and we are changing the course of the US’ history,” Sherchan said.
In a four-week-long event lineup, the Asia Society will digitally showcase art and host live events and conversations with Asian-American leaders.
“For those who aren’t Asian American, why should they care about this and about knowing more about the issues that impact you guys?” Cooper asked.
Click for more information »Wednesday, May 27, 2020: Virtual Book Club with author Cathy Park on “Minor Feelings: An Asian American Reckoning” focused on an exploration of Asian American consciousness and the struggle to be human.