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Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month

AZPM Celebrates Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month in May.


The month of May is Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month, and Arizona Public Media presents documentary programs which showcase the rich history as well as the modern culture of Asian and Pacific Islanders in the United States.

PBS 6:
Hollywood at Home: The Last Emperor, Sunday, May 4, 2 p.m.
Calling Tokyo, Sunday May 4, 4 p.m.
E Haku Inoa: To Weave a Name , Monday, May 5, 3 a.m.
Mulberry Child, Tuesday May 6, 1 p.m.
Soma Girls, Monday, May 12, 11:30 p.m.
Silk Road Ensemble with Yo-Yo Ma: Tanglewood, Tuesday, May 13, 1 p.m.
You Don’t Know Jack Soo , Thursday, May 15, 11:30 p.m.
Model Minority: Do the Math, Suday, May 18, 3:30 p.m.
Anna May Wong: In Her Own Words ,Monday, May 19, 3 a.m.
Jake Shimabukuro: Life on Four Strings, Tuesday,May 20, 1 p.m.
1421: The Year China Discovered America #101, Thursday, May 22, 10 p.m.
1421: The Year China Discovered America #102, Frday, May 23, 10 p.m.
20th Century Battlefields: Vietnam, Sunday, May 25, 2 p.m.
Tucson Remembers WWII: The War Years, Sunday, May 25, 9:30 p.m.
Tucson Remembers WWII: War in the Pacific, Sunday, May 25, 11:30 p.m.
Unforgettable: The Korean War, 11:30 p.m.
Over Hawai’i, Thursday, May 29, 10 p.m.

Pacific Heartbeat #304, Thursday, May 1, 12 p.m.
Among B-Boys, Friday May 2, 7 p.m.
E Haku Inoa: To Weave a Name, Tuesday, May 6, 12 p.m.
Mulberry Child, Saturday, May 10, 12 a.m.
Pacific Heartbeat #201, Sunday, May 11, 11 a.m.
China’s Challenges: Are the Chinese People Really Happy?,Sunday, May 11, 3 p.m.
Japanese American Lives: Mrs Judo: Be Strong, Be Gentle, Tuesday, May 13, 12 p.m.
Mr. Cao Goes to Washington, Thursday, May 15, 12 a.m.
Calling Tokyo, Thursday, May 15, 11:30 a.m.
Are The Chinese People Real Citizens?Pacific Heartbeat #202_Thursday, May 15, 2 p.m.
Independent Lens: Left By The Ship, Friday May 16, 7 p.m.
China's Challenges: Are The Chinese People Real Citizens?, Saturday May, May 18, 3 p.m.
Japanese American Lives: Don't Lose Your Soul/Honor & Sacrifice_ , Tuesday, May 20, 12 p.m.
Japanese American Lives: Stories from Tohuku, Tuesday, May 27, 12 p.m.
Indelible Lalita, Wednesday, May 28, 5:30 p.m.
Pacific Heartbeat #204, Friday, May 30, 12 p.m.
Passing Poston: An American Story, Friday May 30, 7 p.m.

UA Channel:
Escape in the Pacific: 1943, Wednesday, May 7, 8 p.m.
Mulberry Child, Thusday, May 8, 8 p.m.
E Haku Inoa: To Weave a Name, Monday, May 12, 6 p.m. Japanese American Lives #101 Mrs Judo: Be Strong, Be Gentle, Be Beautiful, tuesday,May 13, 6 p.m.
Heart Mountain: An All American Town, Tuesday, May 13, 8 p.m.
_Japanese American Lives #102 - Don't Lose Your Soul/Honor & Sacrifice
, WednesdayMay 14, 6 p.m.
Japanese American Lives #103 Stories from Tohuk, Thursday, May 15, 6 p.m.
Anna May Wong: In Her Own Words, Thursday, May 15, 8 p.m.
Made in Taiwan , Monday, May 19, 6 p.m.
Soma Girls, Tuesday, May 20, 8 p.m.
Calling Tokyo, Tuesday, May 20, 8:30 p.m.
Land of Kokeshi, Rebounding, Thursday, May 22, 8 p.m.
Bataan: A 70th Anniversary Commemoration, Monday, May 26, 6 p.m.

Arizona Public Media would like to thank the following community partners for promotional support:
APASA, TCCC, Pan Asian Community Alliance, UA AAFSAA




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