Hmong Women and Gender: Yer Chang, Aline Lo, Chia Vang, Ma Vang, and Nou Yang, Oct. 2013
Sat. Session 1B: Women and Gender Roundtable
Chia Vang, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee;
Ma Vang, University of California-Riverside;
Aline Lo, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee;
Nou Yang, Hnub Tshiab, Hmong Women Achieving Together; and
Yer Chang, Former Legislative Aid to MN State Senator Mee Moua.
Moderated by Mitchell P. Ogden, English and Philosophy, University of Wisconsin-Stout.
Part of the second Hmong Across Borders conference on October 4-5, 2013 at the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities. Hosted by The Consortium for Hmong Studies between the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities and the University of Wisconsin-Madison. The conference was possible thanks to the support of the Luce Foundation, the University of Minnesota’s Imagine Fund for Special Events, Asian American Studies Program, Immigration History Research Center and Archives (IHRC), the Institute for Advanced Study, the Hmong Studies Consortium, and the University of Wisconsin-Madison’s Center for Southeast Asian Studies.
Preceded by Fri. Session 3A, “Hmong in Thailand: Dreams and Expressions of Ethno-Nationalism”, and Fri. Session 3B, “The Media, The Internet, Globalization and Shifting Hmong Values”.
Concurrent to Sat. Session 1A, “Hmong Health and Identity”.