For the last four years, JANM is honored to be the host of the Mixed Roots Film and Literary Festival! Here is a sample of the blogs and stories out of this years fest!
Here is my favorite quote from the blog:
“Have a story? Write it, perform it, film it, or sing it. We all know everyone has a story to tell. I, for one, am delighted two Mixed Chicks created the festival four years ago. Held at the Japanese American National Museum in the heart of Little Tokyo, the festival is a home of sorts. It’s a safe place, a place where anyone can be whatever she wants to be.”
Check out this NPR story about the festival: www.npr.org/2011/06/14/137174973/mixed-roots-festival-embraces-mixed-race-authors
Also, check out some pics: www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10150635748970276.682967.345188765275
See you at next years Mixed Roots Film and Literary Festival!