Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month

Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders have a rich heritage thousands of years old and have both shaped the history of the United States and had their lives dramatically influenced by moments in its history. Every April, CSN celebrates and honors Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month.

Events

The Impact Series: Attack on Titan
April 9th | 2-3pm | MS Teams link

Attack on Titan is one of the most notable and original manga and anime to come out of Japan. Join us as we discuss the show, the genre of anime, and its impact in the second of five conversations on Asian media in global pop culture.

Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage 

The Impact Series: A Sun
April 23 | 2-3pm | MS Teams link

The winner of nine film awards including Best Narrative Feature at the Golden Horse Awards, A Sun examines what it’s like to grow up under heavy expectations in a Taiwanese family. Join us as we discuss the film, award-winning cinema, and its impact in the fourth of five conversations on Asian media in global pop culture.

Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage 

The Impact Series: Boys Over Flowers
April 2 | 2-3pm

Boys Over Flowers contains many of the tropes of modern Korean romantic dramas. Join us as we discuss the show, the genre of K-Dramas, and its impact in the first of five conversations

Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage 

The Impact Series: PK
April 30 | 2-3pm | MS Teams link

When Aamir Khan and Rajkumar Hirani team up, comedy always ensues. PK is no exception. The story of an extraterrestrial left lost on Earth, PK explores what it means to be human. Join us as we discuss the film, Indian comedies, and their impact in the fifth of five conversations on Asian media in global pop culture.

Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage 

The Impact Series: The 36th Chamber of Shaolin
April 16 | 2-3pm | MS Teams link

The 36th Chamber of Shaolin is a genre-defining film about perseverance to gain enlightenment. Join us as we discuss the film, the genre of Kung Fu, and its impact in the third of five conversations on Asian media in global pop culture.

Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage