Summer 2017 Faculty Accomplishments

2017 Summer Accomplishments of AAS Faculty, June to August 2017

Wei Ming Dariotis  participated in the 2017 Girl Fly Summer Arts & Activism Project in the Bayview District of San Francisco.  Girl Fly focuses on  young women aged 14 to 19 working to make a change in the world. She led a 3 week writing, empowerment and activism workshop. In mid August, the writings of Girl Fly participants were published in Bayview Footprints in a special issue guest edited by Wei Ming Dariotis.

Welcome Back AAS Faculty Student Mixer, Tuesday, August 22, 1:30-2:30pm, EP 101

Event Date: 
Tuesday, August 22, 2017 - 1:30pm to 2:30pm
Event Location: 
EP 101

AAS majors, minors, and graduate students are invited to light refreshments for a Welcome Back Faculty Student Mixer on Tuesday August 22, 2017 from 1:30-2:30pm in EP 101. 

Come meet Asian American Studies faculty and other Asian American studies majors/minors and graduate students.   Students interested in minoring and majoring in AAS are also encouraged to attend.


Vassar College Professor Peipei Qiu to speak on "Comfort Women" on July 7, Friday, 1:30-3:00pm. LIB 121

Department of Asian American Studies, San Francisco State University & the Comfort Women Justice Coalition Present
“Comfort Women”—Imperial Japan’s Sex Slaves During the Asia Pacific War
Peipei Qiu
Louise Boyd Dale and Alfred Lichtenstein Professor 
Chinese and Japanese Department Chair
Vassar College
Friday, July 7, 2017
San Francisco State University