CUNY Asian American/Asian Research Institute & Hunter College Asian American Studies Program event from 20 Feb. 2007. Filmmakers Ruth Okimoto, Joe Fox and James Nubile visit for a discussion about their film, Passing Poston. (57:16)
(02:35) Gene Yang talks about themes and characters.
(1976) (28:10) Focusing on individual stories to expose broader issues,Chinatown: Immigrants in America is an unflinching document of Asian immigrants under pressure to assimilate into mainstream culture and struggling to survive in America. It provides crucial insight for discussions on immigration, ethics and the Chinese community in American cities.
George Takei (the original Sulu from Star Trek) on Japanese American internment