Join us in studio for a taping of Civic Summit, where we’ll explore the challenges Asian-Americans face and common misconceptions about this diverse community.
Civic Summit: Austin’s Asian-American Identity will air on KLRU on October 8, 2015 at 9 pm, moderated by Esther Chung Martin, Executive Director of the Asian American Resource Center Nonprofit. Our panelists will be:
- Dr. Snehal Shingavi, Associate Professor of South Asian literature at UT
- Linda Phan, Executive Director of the Asian Family Supports Services of Austin
- Richard Jung, Chair of Asian American Quality of Life Commission
- Dr. Vagdevi Meunier, Licensed Clinical Psychologist
Have a question you’d like to ask our panelists on this subject? Email us at: firstname.lastname@example.org
Want to learn more about Austin’s Asian-American heritage? KLRU’s Austin Revealed: Pioneers from the East profiles three of the first families of Chinese origin to settle in the Austin area – the Sing family, the Wong family and the Lung family. Watch and learn more about the project