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Post Photographer Laura Wong Presents at “A Day in the Life of Asian Pacific America”

Post photographer Laura Ming Wong spoke and showed slides of of her photography at a workshop last Saturday presented by the Chinese Historical Society of America (CHSA) in San Francisco, in support of the ‘Smithsonian [...]
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Grammy-winning Jazz Artists Featured at 2014 Brubeck Festival

The Brubeck Institute has announced a Grammy Award-winning lineup for its 13th annual Brubeck Festival, featuring Al Jarreau, Eddie Palmieri, and Terri Lyne Carrington in Stockton March 26-29.The Brubeck Festival is an annual event that [...]
Diallo Jeffery stands in front of his photo Bay Sky-One from his "Views of Oakland" exhibit at Oakland City Hall until Feb. 28. Photo courtesy of Diallo Jeffery Photography.

Photographer Diallo Jeffery Captures Fleeting “Views of Oakland”

Diallo Mwathi Jeffery’s exhibit “Views of Oakland” – on display at Oakland City Hall until Feb. 28 – has an uncanny ability to capture those intangible “fleeting moments” that show the true beauty of Oakland. [...]
Eric Nobles, a senior at Dewey Academy in Oakland, was one of five teen-agers selected to be storytellers for the "Griots of Oakland" project. Photo courtesy of Oakland North.

“The Griots of Oakland” Exhibit to Visit Local Schools

A traveling version of the popular exhibit, The Griots of Oakland – Voices from the African American Oral History Project, will be shown at McClymonds Youth & Family Center (Alternatives in Action), Alliance Academy and [...]