[API Events: August 7-13]

August 6, 2006

Thursday, August 10 – Oakland


One Nation Under Surveillance: Reimaging the South Asian Community opens Thursday at the Asian Resource Gallery in Oakland Chinatown. Opening reception at 6pm with refreshments, performances and film screening of “Punjabi Cab.” Gallery hours: M-F, 9am-6pm, 310 8th St., Oakland. Free.

Thursday, August 10 – NYC


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New York Seoul Variety Hour, featuring singers Isul Kim and Eugene Song. (7-9pm, Players Sports Restaurant and Lounge, 25 West 32nd St., Fl. 2, NYC. RSVP to: rsvp [at] newyorkseoul.zzn.com. Free).

Saturday, August 12 – SF


Bomb City, director Johnny Cabaddu’s feature length film, premieres at Locus Arts this Saturday. Also featuring short films “Save Bindlestiff” and “Oasis for Girls.” (8:30pm, Space180, 180 Capp St., 3rd Fl., SF. www.locusarts.org. $5-10 sliding).

E-mail events to: momo [at] hyphenmagazine.com.


Momo Chang

Senior Contributing Editor

Momo Chang is the Content Manager at the Center for Asian American Media, and freelances for magazines, online publications, and weeklies. Her writings focus on Asian American communities, communities of color, and youth culture. She is a former staff writer at the Oakland Tribune. Her stories range from uncovering working conditions in nail salons, to stories about “invisible minorities” like Tongan youth and Iu Mien farmers. She has freelances The New York Times, WIRED, and East Bay Express, among other publications.