Author: Melissa

APALA co-sponsored film in Now Showing @ ALA: Memory of Forgotten War

When: Sunday, June 28, 2015, 3:00 am to 3:30 pm, US/Pacific Where: 123 (N) Moscone Convention Center Now Showing @ ALA: Memory of Forgotten War MEMORY OF FORGOTTEN WAR conveys the human costs of military conflict through deeply personal accounts of the Korean War (1950-53) by four Korean-American survivors. Their stories take audiences through the trajectory of the Read More …

Spotlight on Catherine Ceniza Choy

by Peter Spyers-Duran One of the featured panelists in the APALA President’s Program in San Francisco, entitled Global Roots, Local Identities: Asian International Adoption and Advocacy is Catherine Ceniza Choy, Professor of Ethnic Studies at the University of California, Berkeley.  Prior to coming to Berkeley, she was an assistant professor of American Studies and a Read More …

The 2014 Minnesota Institute for Early Career Librarians: Personal Vision

by Annie Pho, Rose Love Chou and Karen Gau The Minnesota Institute for Early Career Librarians (MIECL) is an intensive, one-week professional development program intended for librarians from underrepresented groups in the first three years of their professional careers. Several APALA members attended the 2014 Institute last July and offered to share some of their Read More …