BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:-//PYVOBJECT//NONSGML Version 1//EN BEGIN:VEVENT UID:events.uid.2042@www.discovernikkei.org DTSTART:20091022T000000Z DTEND:20091022T000000Z DESCRIPTION:What does it mean to be a Mixed Asian American Writer/Artist?\n \n Mixed Race Studies scholar Wei Ming Dariotis\, Assistant Professor Asi an American Studies San Francisco State University\, and Laura Kina\, DePa ul University Associate Professor Art\, Media\, &amp\; Design\, Vincent de Paul Distinguished Professor &amp\; Director Asian American Studies\, will take on identity\, categorization\, and issues specific to Asian American mixed heritage populations in their dialogue with award winning writer\, screenwriter and performer\, Jessica Hagedorn\, author of Dogeaters\, Drea m Jungle\, The Gangster of Love\, Danger And Beauty\, and editor of Charli e Chan Is Dead: An Anthology of Contemporary Asian American Fiction and Ch arlie Chan Is Dead 2: At Home in the World. Her next novel\, Toxicology\, will be published by Viking\n Penguin in 2011.\n \n This event is co-spons ored by Asian American Studies\, The Cultural Center\, English\, The Presi dent&rsquo\;s Office of Institutional Diversity and Equity\, OMSA\, and Th e Women&rsquo\;s Center.\n &nbsp\; <!-- secondary content -->\n\ n&copy\; 2001-2008 DePaul University | <a href="http://depaul.edu/disclaim er.asp">Disclaimer</a> | <a href="http://depaul.edu/contactus.asp">Contact Us</a>\n1 E. Jackson\, Chicago\, IL 60604 | 312-362-8000 SUMMARY:The President's Signature Series 2009-10 Jessica Hagedorn in conver sation with Wei Ming Dariotis and Laura Kina URL:/en/events/2009/10/22/the-presidents-signature-series-2009-10-jessica-h / END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR