Lia Chang: Chinese New Year Festival at The Huntington in San Marino, 2/5-6
I loved celebrating the Year of the Rabbit with my father and sister Tami at The Huntington Library, Art Collections and Botanical Gardens, 1151 Oxford Rd. in San Marino on Saturday, where their Chinese New Year Festival kicked off at 11 a.m., with a performance by lion dancers and drummers near the north entrance to the Chinese garden.
Lia Chang Picks: THE NEW DEAL and other plays from The Christine Toy Johnson Portfolio and TRANSCENDING: THE WAT MISAKA STORY- Two tasty treats that I recommend to usher in the Year of the Rabbit and beyond, come from Christine Toy Johnson, the award-winning playright/actor/filmmaker.
Lia Chang: Museum of Chinese in America (MOCA) Programs in January to Celebrate the Lunar New Year in New York
AALDEF celebrated the Year of the Tiger on Feb. 11 at Pier Sixty, Chelsea Piers, in New York City. The 2010 Justice in Action Awards were also presented to Juan Gonzalez, New York Daily News staff columnist and co-host, Democracy Now! (second from L) and Larry Tu, Senior VP and General Counsel, Dell Inc. (third from L). From R to L: Margaret Fung, AALDEF Executive Director; Juan Gonzalez; Larry Tu; co-emcee Juju Chang, News Anchor, ABC Good Morning America; presenter Amy Goodman, co-host, Democracy Now!; presenter Ko-Yung Tung, senior counsellor at Morrison & Foerster; and co-emcee Sree Sreenivasan, Dean of Student Affairs at Columbia Journalism School.
The Asian American Legal Defense and Education Fund (AALDEF) will honor Larry Tu, Senior Vice President and General Counsel of Dell Inc., and Juan Gonzalez, Staff Columnist with the New … Continue reading