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  • Hallyu: Riding the Korean Wave

    Posted by AC Team

    Hallyu: Riding the Korean Wave
    If you know Rain, BoA (shown left), and Sistar, then you already know K-Pop, Korea’s contemporary pop music and its artists. K-Pop music is one of the fastest growing music genres in the world, and along with Korea’s popular TV drama serials, films and comic books are a growing source of export revenue for Korea.   The growing global fan base of Korea's entertainment and...

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  • Awards announced - San Francisco's CAAMFEST Celebrates Asian and Asian American Film, Food and Music

    Posted by Suzanne Kai

    March 30, 2013 San Francisco Updates - CAAMFest winners announced: DEAD DAD is the winner of the Comcast Narrative Competition. SEEKING ASIAN FEMALE is the winner of the Documentary Conpetition. Aggie Ebrahii Bazaz received the Loni Ding Award The Emerging Filmmaker Award recipient is Ernesto Foronda of SUNSET STORIES. CAAM (The Center for Asian American Media) offers programs all year round. Visit CAAM's website at CAAMedia.org, and support its mission by becoming a member.    March 17, 2013 San Francisco CAAMFest is in full swing!  The Center for Asian American Media has launched CAAMFest, an exciting new festival March 14-24, 2013. Formerly called the San Francisco International Asian American Film Festival, the 31st annual event not only has a brand new name...
  • Update - Its the Year of the Horse! 1/31/2014 to 2/18/2015 Happy Year of the Snake! Angi Ma Wong's Predictions for the Year

    Posted by Angi Ma Wong

    Update! Click here to Angi's Predictions for the Year of the Wood Horse    4712 1/31/2014 to 2/18/2015       by Angi Ma Wong FenSShui Lady ® Predictions for the Year of the Water Snake 4711   Currently Angi is scheduled to appear at an event called "The Chinese in America Interactive" with storytelling, displays, music and a surprise at the end! Wednesday May 29, 20134:40pmLive Oak Library4153 E. Live Oak AvenueArcadia, California You can order her feng shui books and kits at www.AngiMaWong.com                                               GENERAL FORECAST            ...
  • Nov. 9 Wexner Center Event: A Conversation between Renowned photographer Annie Leibovitz and Rolling Stone founder, publisher and editor Jann S. Wenner

    Posted by AC Team

    Columbus, Ohio Friday November 9, 2012 renowned photographer Annie Leibovitz will have a conversation with Rolling Stone's co-founder, publisher, and editor Jann S. Wenner at the Wexner Center for the Arts Mershon Auditorium in Columbus, Ohio. Their collaboration at Rolling Stone in the 1970s is legendary. Their subsequent—and independent—roles are also legendary as interpreters and shapers of the social, cultural, and political history of America. This event is part of a public celebration of the prestigious Wexner Prize which will be presented in a ceremony to Ms. Leibovitz on Saturday November 10.  Annie Leibovitz Photo by Nick Rogers courtesy of Leibovitz Studio © 2012  Annie Leibovitz is the 2012 recipient of the prestigious Wexner Priz...
  • Best Albondigas and Hot Mint Tea In Arcos, Spain by Sarah Woo

    Posted by AC Team

      October, 2012 This month food blogger and recent law school grad Sarah Woo shares the many tastes and sights as she travels through Spain. Here are her photos of some of her most memorable meals so far. For her full story on her food adventures in Spain go to her delicious food blog at www.winnercelebrationparty.com  Excerpts from Sarah's blog: "I watched carefully as Oscar, the owner and my waiter, held a kettle of mint tea high in the air, pouring the tea into a glass, pouring the tea back into the kettle, and repeating the process several times. Para mezclar, he said." "I dropped into a chair in a nondescript place where a few Spanish men were chatting with the female owner behind the bar. She walked me over to the bar and showed me some of the hot tapas availa...