Category: EVENTS & CONFERENCES

APALA Events at ALA Midwinter 2016 in Boston

APALA Hotel: Hyatt Regency Boston Book your hotel in the APALA block today. http://2016.alamidwinter.org/ Friday: APALA Cultural Tour (Morning/Early Afternoon) 10 – 11:00am 38 Ash St, Boston, MA 02111 http://www.bcnc.net/ Talk by Giles Li and Tunney Lee, Chinatown and gentrification 11 – 11:30am Walk to China Trade Center 11:30 – 12:30am Chinese Historical Society of Read More …

Regular Registration for APALA @ ALA14 Still Open!

Registration for the APALA Tour and the APALA Literature Banquet are still open! Tour of the Innovative Zappos Headquarters and the Downtown Project Hosted by APALA Please join us for an APALA fundraising event with a tour of the fabulous Zappos corporate headquarters and the community-focused Downtown Project, both owned by Asian-American leader Tony Hsieh. Read More …

Tour of the Innovative Zappos headquarters and the Downtown Project hosted by APALA

The 2014 ALA Annual Conference in Las Vegas is right around the corner, and we hope to see many of you there. Please join us for an APALA fundraising event with a tour of the fabulous Zappos http://www.zapposinsights.com/ corporate headquarters and the community-focused Downtown Project http://downtownproject.com/, both owned by Asian-American leader Tony Hsieh. Your donation Read More …

Celebrate the best in Asian/Pacific American literature at the 2014 APALA Literature Awards Banquet

The annual awards program will be held from 5:30-8:30 p.m. on Saturday June 28, 2014 at KJ’s Dim Sum & Seafood Restaurant in conjunction with the 2014 ALA Annual Conference. Several winning authors have confirmed in attending the banquet. Cynthia Kadohata. The Thing About Luck. Children’s Literature Winner Ji-li Jiang. Red Kite, Blue Kite. Picture Read More …