DocuSpot: Among BBoys

04.03.2014

Celebrate Asian Pacific American Heritage Month and watch the documentary film Among BBoys. The April DocSupot will be on Friday, April 11, 2014 at 7:00 p.m. in the Office of Multicultural Affairs Lounge, Alumni Hall Room 101. This screening is free and open to all.

Film summary: Christopher Woon, a.k.a. PaperSon, debuts in his first documentary feature, revealing a story of unity and affirmation between generations of Hmong explored through the intersection of rugged urban b-boyin’ (breakdancing) and the traditional roots of Hmong culture. Among B-Boys unveils a story of the modern and the traditional actually affirming each other, visually weaving between the older generation’s memory of ethnicity and war and the younger generation’s toprocks, footwork, freezes and power-moves. Join us for a stimulating discussion following the film.

Sponsored by the University Libraries Diversity & Inclusion Committee and the Office of Multicultural Affairs

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