If you are in NYC area, please join us for this free program sponsored by Pratt Institute School of Information and Rowman & Littlefield to celebrate Asian Pacific American Heritage Month in May. All are welcome to attend! (flyer attached as well).
Program Title: Supporting the Asian Pacific American Community: Librarians on Diversity, Inclusivity and Civic Engagement
Date/Time: May 14, Monday from 5:30-7 pm
Location: Pratt School of Information, 144, 14th Street, 6th Floor
Summary: Join us for this public round table with Pratt Alums who are contributors to the new groundbreaking book, Asian American Librarians and Library Services. Speakers will share their experiences in creating inclusive environments in the profession and diversifying library resources and services to support APA communities. Pratt Alums will talk about their diverse experiences. Light refreshment provided.
- Lisa Chow (People Interact Consultancy and Brooklyn Public Library), Michelle J. Lee (NYPL)
- Sandra Sanjonas (People Interact Consultancy)
- Miriam Tuliao (Penguin Random House)
- Arlene Yu (NYPL), Janet Clarke (Stony Brook University Libraries)
- Ray Pun (Fresno State)
RSVP Link: bit.ly/apanyc2018