Monday, May 22, 2017 noon to 5 p.m.

May is Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month – a celebration of Asians and Pacific Islanders in the United States. Visit the main (2nd) floor of John C. Hitt Library to view the winners of the Asian/Pacific American Awards for Literature during the past several years.

The Asian/Pacific American Award for Literature (APAAL) is a set of literary awards presented annually by the Asian/Pacific American Librarians Association (APALA).  Books on display include The Sympathizer: A Novel by Viet Thanh Nguyen, also a recipient of the 2016 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, I Hotel, 2010 National Book Award Finalist by Karen Tei Yamashita, and The Making of Asian America: A History by Erica Lee, an award-winning American historian, Director of the Immigration History Research Center, and the Rudolph J. Vecoli Chair in Immigration History at the University of Minnesota.

 

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John C. Hitt Library: main floor * [ View Website ]

*This event occurs on multiple dates/times. This event takes place at this location on this date.

Event runs on multiple dates (select event date for details)

Date Location
May 18, 2017, noon John C. Hitt Library: main floor
May 19, 2017, noon John C. Hitt Library: main floor
May 20, 2017, noon John C. Hitt Library: main floor
May 21, 2017, noon John C. Hitt Library: main floor
May 22, 2017, noon John C. Hitt Library: main floor
May 23, 2017, noon John C. Hitt Library: main floor
May 24, 2017, noon John C. Hitt Library: main floor
May 25, 2017, noon John C. Hitt Library: main floor
May 26, 2017, noon John C. Hitt Library: main floor
May 27, 2017, noon John C. Hitt Library: main floor
May 28, 2017, noon John C. Hitt Library: main floor
May 29, 2017, noon John C. Hitt Library: main floor
May 30, 2017, noon John C. Hitt Library: main floor
May 31, 2017, noon John C. Hitt Library: main floor
June 1, 2017, noon John C. Hitt Library: main floor
June 2, 2017, noon John C. Hitt Library: main floor

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