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DISGRASIAN’s Extracurricular Activities

November 5th, 2010 | 1 comment | Posted by jasmine

The Minneapolis/St. Paul Asian American Film Festival is showing over 30 films from 12 different countries now through Saturday, November 13. Check out the festival website for titles and tickets. [Minnesota Film Arts/The Film Society - thanks, Slanty!]

The Chicago Filipino American Film Festival opens tonight and runs through Sunday. The festival features shorts and features, including the latest film from Palme d’Or winning director Raymond Red. [CFAFF]

Calling all sexy nerds! You are invited to The Sexy Nerd Party: Page Turner Kick-Off with Fred Ho and Das Racist in New York on Saturday, November 6. Celebrate with your fellow sexy nerds in such fancy intellectual company like writer Tao Lin and Richard Prince. Tickets are $40 each, $60 for two. [Page Turner]

Who will be crowned Mr. Hyphen 2010? Hyphen magazine’s annual contest (where the winner gets the crown as well as $1,000 to donate to their favorite non-profit) will crown a winner from five awesome finalists tomorrow night in San Francisco. Tickets cost $25. [Eventbrite]

The “B Here” Campaign will be at UCSD on November 8 to educate the community about Hepatitis B prevention. Programming includes a multi-media art exhibit and entertainment from performers such as Paul “PK” Kim of Kollaboration, Paul Dateh, and dance troupes Quest Crew and Kaba Modern. The campaign visits UCLA on November 10. [Will You B Here]

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We ♥ The Future Mr. Hyphen

November 13th, 2009 | 0 comments | Posted by Diana

This weekend, one man will be crowned as 2009′s Mr. Hyphen!!!

This will be the 4th-ever Mr. Hyphen meta-pageant, made possible by the partnership of Hyphen Magazine and the Oakland Asian Cultural Center.

The festivities sum up as such:

While structured like a pageant with rounds of talent, fashion and Q&A, Mr. Hyphen turns stereotypes on their heads in front of a sold-out crowd. Striking a blow for equal-opportunity all-in-good-fun ogling, Mr. Hyphen is an energy-filled evening of fun and charity. Rounds will be decided alternately by an audience vote and by an illustrious panel of judges. The man who is crowned Mr. Hyphen wins a $1,000 cash donation to his nonprofit organization.

If you’re in the Bay Area, ‘twould be downright sad for you to miss the parade of hotness! Especially since you can swing the vote! So here’s the info:

Saturday, November 14, 7 – 10pm

Oakland Asian Cultural Center (Pacific Renaissance Plaza, second floor)
388 9th Street, Suite 290
Oakland, CA 94607
(510) 637-0455

Buy Advance tickets here (available until 4pm, November 13): $15
Buy tickets at the door: $20

AND: Continue reading We ♥ The Future Mr. Hyphen

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