Tag: Asian American

Alvin Lau- Kollaboration Chicago 2013 Winner

Congratulations to Alvin Lau for winning Kollaboration Chicago 2013! His performance was truly inspiring and insightful. He performed a spoken word piece that responded to the hateful video entitled Why I’d Hate To Be Asian. If you want to watch some of it, you can do so here. Be warned, […]

Kollaboration Chicago 2013

Last Saturday I had the pleasure to go to a wonderful talent competition in Chicago (well, actually Skokie). It showcased Chicago’s best and brightest Asian American musicians and performers. While I am not Asian American myself, years of learning Chinese and studying abroad in Asia has exposed me […]