Academia

Previous Conference Presentations:

Thinking Gender Conference, “Spatial Awareness, Representation, and Gendered Spaces,” April 7-8, 2016, at in Los Angeles, CA
PANEL – From Cultural Production to Production of Space: Searching for Gendered Asian and Pacific Islander Subjectivities in the Cultural Spaces of Film and Music
Disrupting Colonial Amnesia: The Critical Convergence of Gender, Education, and U.S. Colonialism in the Documentary Film Kumu Hina

Association for Asian American Studies Conference, “Gateways, Ports and Portals: Re-imagining Points of Departure for Asian American Studies,” April 28-30, 2016 in Miami, FL
PANEL  – Asian American Killjoys: Artists & Storytellers in the Margins
What is Absent Can Suffer: A Critical Film Presentation of Master of the Sky: The Life and Art of Sam Koji Hale


November 7, 2016

California State University Northridge
AAS 230: Asian American Media
Professor Allan Aquino

Guest Lecture:
Digital Storytelling: Asian Pacific American Style

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February 16, 2016

University of California Los Angeles
Asian American Studies 50: Asian American Women
Professor Purnima Mankekar

Guest Lecture:
Queer(y)ing “Asian America”: Colonialism and Indigeneity, Trans* Subjectivities, and the Politics of Representation

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Photo by Derek Lu, projected still from documentary film Kumu Hina


November 4, 2015

California State University Northridge
AAS 230: Asian American Media
Professor Allan Aquino

Guest Lecture:
“We Represent Our Damn Selves”: Basics of Cinematic Storytelling

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Post-lecture photo by Allan Aquino