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SPRING 2002 SYMPOSIUM on Asians in Latin America: History and Community
- co-sponsored by Asian American Studies Center, UCLA

Tuesday, April 30th, 3:30 p.m.
111 GSE&IS Building
  • Humberto Rodríguez Pastor ~ Professor of Anthropology, Univ. of San Marcos, Peru; Director of Dept. of Social Sciences, CONCYTEC Author of Herederos del dragón: Historia de la comunidad china en el Perú (Fondo Editorial del Congreso del Perú, 2000) presents his most recent work
  • Robert Chao Romero ~ Doctoral Candidate, UCLA Dept. of History
    "The Dragon in Big Luzón: A Transnational Theoretical Approach to a Case Study of Chinese Immigrant Smuggling (Mexico, Cuba, USA)"
  • Nikkei Cuba Committee ~ Nikkei for Civil Rights and Redress
    "Japanese Cubans: Uncovering History, Discovering Friendships"
Reception and Book Signing 6:30 p.m.
Launch of the new Stanford University Press publication:
New Worlds, New Lives: Globalization and People of Japanese Descent in the Americas and from Latin America in Japan
Akemi Kikumura-Yano (Co-Editor) and contributors
will introduce and sign their book.
RSVP by Friday, April 26th for reception and/or parking reservation (cost: $6) in Lot 3 to e-mail cchu@ucla.edu or call (310) 206-9368. (Directions to the GSEIS Building)
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