Asian & Pacific American Heritage

American Revolutionary: The Evolution of Grace Lee Boggs

Sun, 03/05/2017 - 10:00pm

Grace Lee Boggs, 98, is a Chinese American philosopher, writer and activist in Detroit with a thick FBI file and a surprising vision of what an American revolution can be.

State of the Re:Union with Al Letson "Hawai'i: The Legacy of Sugar"

Sun, 06/01/2014 - 9:00pm

For decades, long before it was a tourist’s paradise, what Hawaii did was grow sugar.

Japanese American Lives: Mrs. Judo

Mon, 05/12/2014 - 7:00pm

In a world dominated by men, a tiny 99-year-old named Keiko Fukuda is the highest ranking woman in judo history and a true living legend.

Silk Road Ensemble with Yo-Yo Ma: Live From Tanglewood

Fri, 05/09/2014 - 9:00pm

Embark on a musical journey with Yo-Yo Ma and the Silk Road Ensemble, a “mobile musical think tank.”

E Haku Inoa: To Weave a Name

Sun, 05/08/2016 - 6:00pm

A filmmaker's journey to discover the mystery behind the meaning of her extremely long Hawaiian middle name, Hepuakoamanaʻ ekapunokamalei-o-naliʻ iamekahanohanoʻ ia.

The Grace Lee Project

Tue, 05/10/2016 - 8:00pm

With wit and charm, The Grace Lee Project puts a hilarious spin on the eternal question, "What's in a name?"

INDEPENDENT LENS: Jiro Dreams of Sushi

Fri, 05/20/2016 - 6:30pm

The story of 85-year-old Jiro Ono, considered the world’s greatest sushi chef.

Over Hawai'i

Sat, 08/03/2013 - 6:00pm

A new, one-hour special explores the scenic wonders and rich cultural traditions of Hawai'i.

Pacific Heartbeat: Under a Jarvis Moon

Mon, 05/11/2015 - 7:00pm

The story of 130 young men from Hawai'i who, from the late 1930s through the early years of World War II, were part of a clandestine mission by the U.S. federal government to occupy desert islands in the middle of the Pacific.

Global Voices: Daughter from Danang

Sun, 05/19/2013 - 10:00pm

A Vietnamese mother and her Amerasian daughter are reunited after 22 years.

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