Lecture Presentation: Echoing Sonic Modernities – Migrant Manila Musicians across Asia – Pacific, 1869 – 1948
Community Event / Lectures/Workshops / Reading Sessions

Lecture Presentation: Echoing Sonic Modernities – Migrant Manila Musicians across Asia – Pacific, 1869 – 1948

Echoing Sonic Modernities: Migrant Manila Musicians across Asia-Pacific, 1869 -1948 By meLê yamomo, Assistant Professor (University of Amsterdam) Discussant: Dr. Alejandra Bronfman, Associate Professor (University of British Columbia) UBC Liu Institute – Third Floor Boardroom 6476 NW Marine Drive 21 August 2014 (Thursday) 13.00 – 14.30 Lunch will be served at 12.30 noon. RSVP recommended: … Continue reading

March 12-13: Philippine-Canadian Crosscurrents Third Installment with Professor Kale Bantigue Fajardo
Lectures/Workshops

March 12-13: Philippine-Canadian Crosscurrents Third Installment with Professor Kale Bantigue Fajardo

As part of the 2013 UBC Philippine Studies Series: “Philippine-Canadian Crosscurrents Series” at the UBC Green College, you are invited to join in two upcoming events at the University of British Columbia with Professor Kale Bantigue Fajardo. Professor Fajardo is an Associate Professor of American Studies and Asian American Studies at the University of Minnesota, Twin … Continue reading

Volunteer Opportunity: Event Assistants Needed For “A Motion to Stillness”
Volunteer and Scholarship Opportunities

Volunteer Opportunity: Event Assistants Needed For “A Motion to Stillness”

UBC Philippine Studies Series is looking for event assistants that will help us on Thursday, December 20 to prepare for the music show “A Motion to Stillness” the next day. Time: Thursday, December 20, from 12:00 noon and onward Location: UBC Liu Institute for Global Issues, 6476 NW Marine Drive, Vancouver Contact: Email Chaya at … Continue reading

December 21 Free Dub-Ambient Music Show Promoting Local Artists “A Motion to Stillness”
Art Exhibits and Performances

December 21 Free Dub-Ambient Music Show Promoting Local Artists “A Motion to Stillness”

The UBC Philippine Studies Series is proud to host “A Motion to Stillness”–an evening of modern meditative dub and ambient music, in partnership with the UBC Liu Institute for Global Issues and Silent Season Records, showcasing some of the West Coast’s finest Dub purveyors. Time: Friday, December 21, 7:00 – 10:00 pm Location: UBC Liu … Continue reading