Four women that have actually strived to carry more authentic portrayals of Asian Americans onto the display screen and phase shared stories of risk-taking, perseverance plus the significance of mentorship during the event that is opening of year’s UCLA Meyer and Renee Luskin Lecture Series.
The pioneers from diverse areas of the arts and news landscape arrived together for “Dawn of a New Day,” a discussion during the American that is japanese National in downtown l . a . on Oct. 17.
“Tonight we hear from Asian US ladies who have actually increased to contour the narrative instead of be dictated by the gaze of other people,” said Karen Umemoto, teacher of metropolitan preparation and director regarding the American that is asian studies at UCLA, among the event’s co-sponsors. (more…)