Fri, May 03|
Asia Society and Museum
Rock The Boat Season Two Launch
Season Two of Rock The Boat features Asian Americans in entertainment and media. We're announcing the launch at Asia Society in partnership with Asian American speaker series Crushing The Myth.
Time & Location
May 03, 2019, 6:30 PM – 9:30 PM
Asia Society and Museum, 725 Park Ave, New York, NY 10021, USA
About the Event
Rock The Boat is launching Season 2! To kick off our season launch and celebrate Asian Pacific American Heritage Month, we've partnered with Crushing The Myth to bring you a night of storytelling from Asians in America.
- Case 84-1410: My Korean Adoptee Experience (Edward Pokropski)
- Following your dreams is too long term for me (Calvin D. Sun)
- The Day My Dad Found Out I'm Bi-Polar (Jon Chang)
- How I Built This: 150K Followers on Tik Tok (Tyger Wen)
- F. Camaraderie (Lynne Guey & Lucia Liu)
- Be Unapologetically Authentic (Roni Mazumdar)
- American Dream... gone? (Vicki Zheng)
- How I Walked On The UConn Mens Basketball Team (Ace Watanasuparp)
- What I Would Tell My Young Costume Designer Self (Vera Chow)
About Crushing The Myth
The old “Model Minority” label is outdated and doesn’t reflect modern-day Asian America. So let’s CRUSH the myth, and talk about cultural issues that are important to our current generation
Asia Society is graciously sponsoring the event so entry is free. Rock The Boat Members receive VIP seating and VIP access to speakers.
The event is free, sponsored by Asia Society New York First Fridays. Patreon supporters of Crushing The Myth will have reserved seating, otherwise, first come first serve on seating and availability.$0.00
VIP Reserved Seats
You will have preferential reserved seating at the event and access to speakers and other VIP members after the event.$5.00