Tuesday, June 5, 2012

update on FANHS National Conference - June 28-30, 2012 in Albuquerque, NM!

UPDATE:  Excellent plenary speech by FANHS National President (2011-2012) Evangeline Canonizado Buell during 14th biennial FANHS National Conference on June 28, 2012    Thanks to @baylan for YouTube video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=84yrASHNeRU&feature=youtu.be

ARTICLE by Prosy Dela Cruz
 "Filipino NBA player Raymond Townsend graces FANHS gala"  
http://www.asianjournal.com/lifestyle/prosy-abarquez-delacruz-jd/16658-filipino-nba-player-raymond-townsend-graces-fanhs-gala.html
>>>correction:  Raymond Townsend is a fourth generation Filipino American.  His mother is the late Virginia Townsend. 

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For films, workshops, cultural performances, speakers, and much more - please join us at the 14th biennial FANHS National Conference on June 28-30, 2012!  Hosted by FANHS Rio Grande Chapter in Albuquerque, New Mexico, the exciting conference schedule continues to evolve.  (See current "Schedule at a Glance" below.)

~FANHS film festival poster by Ted Cayobit Visaya

FANHS Film Festival during national conference!  Curated by rpmuriera@yahoo.com

"Forgotten Soldiers" documentary about the U.S. Army's Philippine Scouts

"Remembering our Manongs/Elders" documentary by FANHS Sonoma (CA) Chapter

"The Gift of Barong: A Journey from Within" documentary

"The Fall of the I-Hotel" documentary by Curtis Choy

Conference highlights also include Raymond Townsend, first Filipino/Asian Am to play in the NBA (beginning in 1978), guest speaker at the FANHS national conference gala on June 30, 2012.



A special plenary session will focus on The Delano Grape Strike Camp; Larry Itliong. 

FANHS National Conference - June 28-30, 2012 "Schedule at a Glance" now on-line!

FANHS National Conference Schedule updated!