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Open season: documentary film showing

 Photo Credits to Chuleeanan Svetvilas and Hyphen Magazine
 

Join filmmaker Mark Tang for a screening and discussion of documentary “Open Season” (co-directed by Lu Lippold) Five years in the making, this documentary offers an in-depth investigation of the complex issues surrounding the violent confrontation where a Hmong hunter killed six white hunters in rural Wisconsin.

When and where?

  • Monday, April 16 4:30 p.m.
  • Brookdale Library
  • 6125 Shingle Creek PKWY

On November 21, 2004, 6 Caucasians hunters were killed by a Hmong immigrant during a violent deer hunting confrontation. What really happened? Mark Tang, co-director and producer of the documentary “Open Season” will share his findings and experiences.

It’s free and open to teen grades 6 and up.

Click here for more information about the documentary and co-directors.

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Posted by on April 11, 2012 in Community news

 

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Jobs, 09-09-2011

Education and Employment Access Day, September 23, 2011

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Health & Society Scholars program

NWHHSC SE Asian Chemical Health Coordinator Position Opening

CHAT’s Executive Director Position

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Posted by on September 9, 2011 in Community news

 

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Embracing Cambodia: The Yearning for Home, Aug. 13-Sept 14

Embracing Cambodia: The Yearning for Home — Opening reception

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Time
Saturday, August 13 · 1:00pm – 4:00pm
Location
UROC Gallery

2001 Plymouth Avenue North 55411
Minneapolis, MN
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Phira Rehm has never seen Cambodia, but the beauty of its art, people, and folklore captivate her. Come along as she shares her own work together with her family’s collection of Cambodian paintings, Buddha and temple figures, and shares her struggle to find understanding and place somewhere between two cultures.There will be feasts for the eyes, ears and mind including wonderful art, food and local musicians playing traditional Cambodia music.

The show will continue at UROC through September 14, 2011.

 
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Posted by on August 4, 2011 in Community news

 

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Longing for Qeej, a Hmong dance drama, Aug 8th

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Posted by on August 2, 2011 in Community news

 

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2011 APIA Spoken Word Summit, this week

2011 Asian Pacific Islander American Spoken Word & Poetry Summit, Twin Cities!

August 4-7

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Posted by on August 1, 2011 in Community news

 

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Upcoming Events “Prayers on the Prairie” and “Be Bold, Boldly Be”

The Council on Asian Pacific Minnesotans and MN Humanities Center invites the community to the screening of “Prayers on the Prairie” – a documentary on Asian Minnesotan religious practices.

  • Thursday, June 30th at 6:00pm
  • Located at the Brookdale 8 Cinemas
  • 5810 Shingle Creek Parkway, Brooklyn Center, MN 55430

Free and open to the public.

  • Seats are limited. Please RSVP at 651-757-1740.
  • Limit 4 tickets per person.

 

The Council on Asian Pacific Minnesotans invites the community to “Be Bold, Boldly Be”!

  • Wednesday, June 29th at 7:00pm
  • Located at Neighborhood House/Wellstone Center
  • 179 Robie Street East, Saint Paul, MN 55107
  • Free and open to the public – youth and teens are encouraged to attend!

 

For more info, contact Saymoukda D. Vongsay, Arts and Culture Heritage Series Curator

Email: saymoukda.vongsay [at] state.mn.us

 
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Posted by on June 27, 2011 in CAPM Events, Community news

 

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Dragon Festival

The Dragon Festival is a two day, family and community friendly event that displays Asian cultural heritage in full force, and is much looked forward by the Asian Pacific community in Minnesota. The Dragon Boat Festival is a 2,400 year old traditional festival that is based on the legend of Qu Yuan. Our community was inspired to start Twin Cities’ own Dragon Boat event after watching so many successful events in many other parts of the United States.

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Posted by on June 1, 2011 in Community news

 

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