WGBH ninth annual celebration of Asian Pacific American Heritage Month on Wednesday May 24 from 7:00 – 9:00 p.m. Specially selected films: American Experience’s The Chinese Exclusion Act, Breathin’: The Eddy Zheng Story, Unbroken Glass and Forever, Chinatown airing this month on WGBH 2, WGBX 44 and WORLD, our national documentary and information channel, will be shown.
This year the event will spotlight Asian Americans who have made it in America, becoming top leaders in their industries and communities. Leaders from a variety of sectors will offer real-world advice as part of a panel discussion on crucial topics. Liz Cheng, general manager of WGBH Television and the WORLD, will moderate the discussion with the panelists, including Dr. Pam Y. Eddinger, president of Bunker Hill Community College and WGBH trustee, Nam Pham, assistant secretary of business development and international trade in the Baker-Polito administration, and Brian Chu, Co-Founder and Co-Managing Partner of High Vista Strategies. These panelists will share their personal experiences and professional successes with event attendees.
This event is free and open to the public, but registration is required.
Here is the link to register. http://www.wgbh.org/events/eve
Look forward to seeing you on May 24 at WGBH.