The A/P/A Institute at NYU and Asian American Writers’ Workshop are partnering to present an evening of critical reflection, with writers, scholars, and artists responding to Cha’s diverse body of work.
Public Talk and Forum at CUNY Grad Center: Building solidarity amongst movements that resist U.S. militarism.
CAAAV focuses on institutional violence that affects immigrant, poor and working-class communities such as worker exploitation, concentrated urban poverty, police brutality, detention and deportation, and criminalization of youth and workers.
A community based social justice organization of low-income South Asian immigrants and immigrants facing deportation in New York City. DRUM organizes low-income South Asian immigrants for racial, economic, and social justice on critical local struggles and their global roots.
A community-based nonprofit organization that encourages young Koreans to participate in the development of our community. Nodutdol focuses on issues of progressive education, low-income health care, and alternative media.
Olivia joined APF in November 2013. Her interests include: militarism and its impact on women; Asian Pacific Islander diaspora and the unique/shared struggles of people of color in the United States; and cultural work as a means of organizing and resistance. She is a transnational feminist and works with the NYC Chapter of AF3IRM.
Michelle works and plays in New York City. Her various occupations have included ethnographic research in Shanghai and coat-checking at a West Village jazz club. She is a regular contributor to Colorlines and In These Times, and her reporting and writing have also appeared in Ms., Newsday, Progressive Media Project, Women’s International Perspective, and her old zine, cain. She joined the APF Collective in 2010.
Naved Husain joined APF in December 2014. His interests include the connections between the war on terror, the war on drugs, the war on immigrants and the connections between these "wars" and finding the connections between the groups most impacted, in particular Muslims, African Americans, Latinos, and Asian Americans. Naved has a background in labor and community organizing in the Bay Area and is now currently based in the NYC/New Jersey metropolitan area.