Civic Summit Taping: Austin's Asian American Identity

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KLRU-TV, Austin PBS says
Join KLRU in studio for a taping of Civic Summit, where we’ll explore this diverse segment of our growing city. We’ll discuss the challenges Asian-Americans face, and common misconceptions about this community.

Wednesday, September 16
6:30pm Doors Open | 7pm Start

This event is free but an RSVP is required. RSVP here:
https://www.klrusupport.org/civic-summit-austins-asian-american-identity

Civic Summit: Austin’s Asian-American Identity will air on KLRU on October 8 at 9pm.

Moderator:
Esther Chung Martin, Executive Director, Asian American Resource Center Non-Profit

Panelists:
Dr. Snehal Shingavi, Associate Professor of South Asian literature at UT
Linda Phan, Executive Director of the Asian Family Supports Services of Austin
Richard Jung, Chair of Asian American Quality of Life Commission


Want to learn more about Austin’s Asian-American heritage? KLRU’s Austin Revealed: Pioneers from the East profiles three of the first families of Chinese origin to settle in the Austin area – the Sing family, the Wong family and the Lung family. You can watch all three stories now https://youtu.be/QKohBXuuEFY?list=PL_rxuaDraCdlfX_z9Haf4qqWMemhAZs9z
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By: KLRU-TV, Austin PBS

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