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Roots: Asian American Movements in Los Angeles 1968-80s

Chinese American Museum
January 19 - June 11, 2017

"Roots" collects and presents the history and work of young Los Angeles activists that shaped Asian America through a long decade of fighting displacement, serving their communities, agitating for revolution, and analyzing the intersections of gender, race, and class. From Little Tokyo to Chinatown to Historic Filipinotown to the West side, and in solidarity with Latina/o, Black, feminist, and international struggles, Los Angeles saw the rise of artistic and political movements.

Reception will be held at Pico House, 424 N. Main St, Los Angeles, CA 90012. Free to the public; drinks and snacks will be served.

Location: Chinese American Museum at 425 N Los Angeles St Los Angeles, California 90012.

Earlier Event: January 14
Survival Guide: joy | iris yirei hu
Later Event: February 11
work by asian mamas working in the arts