5th Annual V3con Tickets and Call for Panelists

Thank you for your continued support of AAJA-LA, we hope you are having a wonderful start to 2016! We’re looking forward to another exciting year of programming and events for our members and the community. Please keep an eye on your inbox for announcements of future events. We’re excited to

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AAJA-LA co-sponsors ‘Fresh Off the Boat’ Live L.A. Community Viewing: APA LGBTQ Episode “Blind Spot”

Please join AAJA-LA and dozens of other community groups for a live viewing of FRESH OFF THE BOAT’s LBGTQ-themed episode — with talkback panelists NAHNATCHKA KHAN (FOTB showrunner and executive producer), REX LEE (“Blind Spot” special guest star), D’LO (author/comedian) and ERIN O’BRIEN (artist/organizer), moderated by CURTIS CHIN (filmmaker, VINCENT

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AAJALA Food Night Flyer

Food, Journalism & Authenticity: Panel on Tuesday, Jan. 27

In a world where chefs are celebrities and people read about/photograph food almost as much as they eat it, food journalism is an expanding field. Come to Pine and Crane on Tuesday, Jan. 27, at 7:00 p.m. to hear chefs and journalists discuss good food and good journalism. The event,

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V3con Pre-Registration Deadline 6/10!!

  REMINDER!!! Pre-Regisration Rates for V3con presented by AAJA-LA end on June 10! Click HERE to get entrance to both the V3con Opening Awards Reception (6/20) & V3 Digital Media Conference (6/21) at the Japanese American National Museum for one low rate. Don’t forget to use AAJA-LA member promo code: AAJA2014LA for the lowest rate! The V3 Digital

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‘Witness: The Legacy of Heart Mountain’: Saturday at JANM

“Witness: The Legacy of Heart Mountain,” a documentary film by ABC7 “Eyewitness News” anchor and AAJA-LA officer David Ono, will screen on Saturday, Feb. 22, in a presentation co-sponsored by the Japanese American National Museum in Little Tokyo. “Witness” tells the history and legacy of the World War II internment

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AAJA-LA and OC Press Club to present ethnic media panel

The Los Angeles Chapter of the Asian American Journalists Association and the Orange County Press Club are co-presenting an ethnic media panel on Thursday, Jan. 16, at 6:30 p.m. The event, “Ethnic Media in O.C.,” will take place in Hoiles Auditorium at the Orange County Register, 625 N. Grand Ave.,

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Trivia Bowl: 2013 General Information

Join us for Trivia Bowl XVIII and our 32nd Anniversary Celebration! David Ono, ABC7 anchor, returns to emcee our signature event hosted by ABC7 and complimented by donated dinner and from Wahoo’s Fish Tacos and complimentary beverages from Coca-Cola, and Kirin. WHO: Asian American Journalists Association (AAJA) Los Angeles Chapter WHAT: A fun, interactive,

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CCNMA Journalism Opportunities Conference will be Oct. 24-25

Our friends at at CCNMA: Latino Journalists of California will present their 35th Journalism Opportunities Conference on Oct. 24-25 at the Davidson Conference Center at USC. Registration for the event — to which AAJA-LA returns as a co-sponsor — is free through Sept. 27 (with a $20 refundable deposit). In addition

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A cronut quest: from L.A. to NYC

NEW YORK – How does a recent college grad find herself perched on a SoHo sidewalk at 6 a.m. on a Wednesday, waiting two hours to pay $5 for a dessert that most of the world has never heard of? Journalism, of course. I’m here in everyone’s favorite concrete jungle

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