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Book Club

 

The Asian American Cultural Center Book Club offers members of the community to engage in meaningful and thoughtful literary discussions that explore various cultural, political, social, and personal issues related to Asian and Asian American experiences.

For this semester's installment of the AACC Book Club, we are collaborating with the Spurlock Museum, International & Area Studies Library, Champaign Public Library, The Urbana Free Library, The Art Theater, Krannert Art Museum and Kinkead Pavillion, Indian Cultural Society of Urbana- Champaign, Asian Educational Media Service and the Center for South Asian and Eastern Studies for the NEA Big Read: "The Namesake" by Jhumpa Lahiri. 

There will be a number of events happening related to this semester's book club including two panel discussions held at the AACC.  

1.     Panel: Immigration from across Asia 
Date & Time: Monday, February 11 at 5:00pm  
Location: Asian American Cultural Center, 1210 W. Nevada, Urbana

2.    Panel : Indian-American Identities
Date & Time: Monday, February 25 at 5:00pm
Location: Asian American Cultural Center, 1210 W. Nevada, Urbana

 

Past Book Club books: