Upcoming Appearances by Frances Kai-Hwa Wang

Most updated list: http://franceskaihwawang.blogspot.com/p/upcoming.html

2013
January 1, 2013
AACCOM Lion Dance, gu zheng, er hu, and yoyo performances
Novi Sheraton, Novi, MI

January 10, 2013
Asian Pacific American History and the Law, American Culture 301
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI

January 15 and 16, 2013??
UM Understanding Race Project Community Conversations

January 25, 2013, 7-9 pm
Ann Arbor Chinese Center of Michigan, Northside School
UM Understanding Race Project

January 23, 2013
Conversational Chinese class begins--ten weeks, Wednesdays
Washtenaw Community College, Ann Arbor, MI

January 31, 2013 (tentative)
AACCOM Lion Dance performance and talk at Entreslam.com

February 7, 2013 (Private event)
King School International Night MC and chair

February 9, 2013
AACCOM Chinese New Year's Celebration (Lion Dance and MC)
Washtenaw Community College, Ann Arbor, MI

March 16 and 23, 2013, 9-12
Finding your Voice Writing with Style
Washtenaw Community College, Ann Arbor, MI

Wednesday, March 13 and 20, 2013, 10am-12pm
Ethical Wills: Writing a Love Letter to Your Family
Adult Learning Institute, Cedars of Dexter

April 5-6, 2013
Midwest Asian American Students Union (MAASU) Conference
Ann Arbor, Michigan

April 12-13, 2013
International Taiwanese Ameican Student Association (ITASA) Midwest Conference
Columbus, Ohio

April 10, 2013
Conversational Chinese II begins, ten weeks, Wednesdays
Washtenaw Community College, Ann Arbor, MI
 
Recent Past:
2012
September 29 to October 10, 2012
"Did you eat? means...I love you" artwork at Blacklava's 20th anniversary celebration art exhibit at Hatakeyama Gallery, 905 S. Hill St., Los Angeles
 
October 13 and 20
"Finding your Voice" and "Writing Ethical Wills"
Washtenaw Community College
Ann Arbor, MI
 
November 16, 2012, 6-8pm
UM Understanding Race Project New Exhibits Look at Race In Our Community Public reception for photographer Mohammed Langston's exhibit "Glimpse: People of our Community" and Laurie White's video "Race in this Place: A Community Conversation"
University of Michigan Museum of Natural History 1109 Geddes Ave. UnderstandingRaceProject.org
 
November 18, 2012
Asian Fusion Harvest Festivals--stories, dances, crafts
Ann Arbor District Library
Ann Arbor, MI
 
November 28, 2012
University of Michigan United Asian American Organizations (UAAO) Empowerment workshop facilitator, Ann Arbor, MI
 
December 1 and 8
"Jumpstarting your Memoir"
Washtenaw Community College
Ann Arbor, MI
 
December 8, 2012
Miso for Life--A Melting Pot of Thoughts Book Launch
Orange County, California
 
December 9, 2012, 6 pm
Association of Chinese Americans High School Scholarship Awards Banquet
Madison Heights, MI
 
Tuesday, August 7, 2012, 5-7 pm
Opening reception for Jyoti Omi Chowdhury's photography exhibit, "Boots of Spanish Leather," together with a reading by writer Frances Kai-Hwa Wang of her newest work, "Imaginary Affairs--postcards from an imagined life."
Kerrytown Concert House, Ann Arbor, 415 N. 4th Avenue, Ann Arbor, 48104
 
August 21, 2012, 7 pm
Vincent Who? showing and discussion
Media Decompression Collective at B-Bop Records
Toledo, OH
 
Saturday, August 24-25, 2012

September to November 2012
Conversational Chinese Language and Culture 1 (Mandarin) course
Washtenaw Community College, Ann Arbor, MI

Wednesday, September 12, 2012
U-M Understanding Race Project Community meeting
Ann Arbor, MI

Friday, September 21, 2012
Social Media Strategies for Nonprofits
Nonprofit Enterprise at Work, Ann Arbor, MI

September 28, 2012
"The Vincent Chin Case: Made in Michigan" Vincent Who? screening and discussion
Chicago, Illinois

September 29, 2012
Blacklava 20th Anniversary Art Exhibition Opening
Los Angeles, California

Winter 2012

Tuesday, January 10, 2012, 6:30 pm
APIA History and the Law course begins
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI
 
Wednesday, January 18, 2012, 6:30 pm
Conversational Chinese course begins
Washtenaw Community College, Ann Arbor, MI
 
Saturday, January 28, 2012, 3-9pm
The Ann Arbor Chinese Center of Michigan s Chinese New Year s Celebration
Washtenaw Community College, Morris Lawrence Building, 4800 E. Huron River Drive, Ann Arbor.

Thursday, January 26, 2012, 6-8pm
AAPS Rec and Ed course: Chinese New Year's Celebration: Dumplings!
Whole Foods Market, Washtenaw Ave., Ann Arbor.

Saturday, January 21, 2012
Chinese New Year | Ypsilanti District Library
Lion Dancing, Chinese Yo Yo, stories, traditions, crafts and activities and more!
 
Saturdays, February 11 and 18, 2012, 10:00 am
Washtenaw Community College, Ann Arbor, MI
 
Tuesday, February 21, 2012, 6:30 pm
Hawaiian Sovereignty Lecture in APIA History and the Law course
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI
 
Wednesday, February 29, 2012, 6:30 pm
AAPS Rec and Ed course: Asian Noodles
Huron High School, Ann Arbor, MI
 
Friday, March 9, 2012, 8:15 pm
So you want to be a writer
AACCOM, Ann Arbor, MI  
 
Friday, March 23, 2012, 8:15 pm
Crafting Your Speech workshop
AACCOM, Ann Arbor, MI
 
Saturday, March 24, 2012, 6:00 pm
AAA Mr. and Ms. APA Talent Show (Judge)
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI
 
Saturday, April 7, 2012
Spark your Identity
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI
 
Wednesday, April 11, 2012
Washtenaw Community College, Ann Arbor, MI
 
Saturdays, April 14 and 21, 2012, 10:00 am
Washtenaw Community College, Ann Arbor, MI
 
Monday, May 21, 2012
King School 2nd/3rd grade Writing Workshop
 
Wednesday, May 23, 2012
International Neighbors
Ann Arbor Women's City Club, Ann Arbor, MI
 
Tuesday, May 29, 2012--Cancelled
King School 4th/5th grade Writing Workshop
 
Thursday, June 14, 2012
Community Media Workshop's Making Media Connections
Chicago, Illinois
 
Friday, June 15, 2012
"Light the Night against Hate"
Vincent Chin Memorial at Nine and Woodward, Ferndale, MI