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Exhibit Opening Reception: Pu-Kao Chen Thoughts of 1923 US & W&M 
Friday, October 22
4pm - 5pm
Swem Library, Lobby, 1st floor

Join us to celebrate the installation of the exhibit, "The Asian Centennial at William & Mary: Pu Kao Chen 1923" curated by Sumie Yotsukura '22 and assisted by Brian Zhao '23. An opening reception will be held on Friday, Oct. 22 from 4-5 p.m. in Swem.

Okinawa & the US Military Base Issues: Past, Present & Future
Thursday, October 28
5pm - 6pm
ZOOM: preregister at Contact Information, below

Okinawa has played a disproportionate role hosting U.S. military facilities, leading to numerous difficulties. Mr. Satoshi Uechi, Director, Okinawa Prefecture Washington D.C. Office,  will share Okinawans’ views on these matters and recent developments.

    Writing & Identity: A Craft Conversation with Jung Hae Chae 
    Wednesday, November 3
    7pm
    Tucker Hall, Tucker Theatre (Tucker 127A)

    Jung Hae Chae is a poet and essayist based in Orange, New Jersey, and originally from Seoul. Her work explores the weight of cultural and family history, as well as the way culture travels across the globe and permeates the everyday.

    Javaad Alipoor Theatre Company: Rich Kids: A History of Shopping Malls in Tehran
    Saturday, November 6
    7:30pm - 9pm
    Virtual Zoom Event

    The Javaad Alipoor Company presents

    Rich Kids: A History of Shopping Malls in Tehran

    Written by Javaad Alipoor

    Co-Created by Javaad Alipoor and Kirsty Housley


    The Patrick Hayes Writers Series Presents Ye Chun
    Wednesday, November 10
    7pm
    Tucker Hall, Online

    Ye Chun is a bilingual Chinese American writer and literary translator. Her debut collection of stories, Hao, came out from Catapult in 2021. 

    The Asian Centennial presents “Inside Arab Music at Ewell Hall with Johnny Farraj”
    Thursday, November 11
    9:30am - 10:50am
    Ewell Hall, Room 151

    Johnny Farraj will visit Worlds of Music (MUSC 241/ANTH 241) at 9:30-10:50 to discuss aspects of his co-authored book Inside Arabic Music and to demonstrate (musically) some of its core principles. For info: Anne Rasmussen.


     

    Asian America is in the Art: Asian Centennial Distinguished Fine Arts Fellow Roberto Jamora's Vision
    Friday, November 12
    12pm - 1pm
    Sadler Center, Commonwealth Auditorium

    The Asian Centennial Committee is proud to present Asian Centennial Distinguished Fine Arts Fellow Roberto Jamora as he previews his vision for expressing in visual art the APM experience and history at W&M. Co-presented with the Muscarelle Museum of Art.

    The Asian Centennial presents The Middle Eastern Music Ensemble with guest artist Johnny Farraj
    Friday, November 12
    7:30pm - 9pm
    Ewell Hall, Room 151

    Under Prof. Anne Rasmussen, the W&M Middle Eastern Music Ensemble performs with guest artist, Johnny Farraj.


     

    The Patrick Hayes Writers Series presents Michael X. Wang
    Tuesday, November 16
    7pm
    Tucker Hall, Online

    Fiction writer Michael X. Wang will be visiting W&M via Crowdcast on Nov. 16th at 7pm.

    The Asian Centennial presents Lloyd Suh's "The Chinese Lady" starring Rinabeth Apostol
    Sunday, April 3
    2pm - 4pm
    Williamsburg Regional Library

    The Asian Centennial and W&M Theatre proudly present Lloyd Suh's award winning play on the life story of Afong Moy, who at 14 was brought to the US from Guanzhou Province in 1834, and was put on display for the American public as "The Chinese Lady."