Watermelon Sushi in da houze!

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A  R  T    E  X  H  I  B  I  T  S

The Watermelon Sushi four-part illustration series has been exhibited at:

  • Urban League of Metropolitan Seattle | Seattle | May-July, 2000
  • Cherry Blossom Festival | Seattle | April 22-23, 2000

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N E W S   A R T I C L E S

Press coverage of Watermelon Sushi or articles about mixed-race issues written by, or about, Your Hip HAPA have appeared at:

  • MixedChild.com | Watermelon Sushi | August 2009
  • OneBrownGirl.com | Spotlight on One Brown Girl | July 14, 2009
  • AAPEX African American Playwrights Exchange | Yo, it's Yayoi! | February 15, 2009
  • Tacoma News Tribune, Soundlife | February 10, 2008
  • MXD Zine #1, True Stories by Mixed Race Writers | pub. Oxette, Boston | 2007
  • AsianAvenue.com | 2004
  • Sushi and Tofu, Voices of the Street | December 2004
  • EbonyIvoryMe.com | 2003
  • A Magazine | 2001
  • News Watch, Biracial Breakthrough | 2001
  • Proud Magazine, Lifestyles | Winter 2001
  • Turning Point Magazine, Cultural Connections | Nov/Dec/Jan 2000-2001
  • International Examiner Newspaper, Awards and Opportunities | July 5-18, 2000
  • Diversity News Newspaper | July 2000
  • Seattle Times Newspaper, Arts and Entertainment | May 26, 2000
  • Skanner Newspaper | May 17, 2000
  • North American Post | April 15, 2000
  • IMDiversity.com, Asian American Village | April 2000
  • Seattle Times Newspaper, Lifestyles | February 17, 2000
  • Northwest Asian Weekly Newspaper | January 22-28, 2000
  • SWIRLINC.org | 2000
  • Somadrum | 2000
  • Mavin Magazine, Chopsticks and Chitlins | #3 Fall 1999
  • Northwest Nikkei | July, 1991

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P A N E L S  &   T A L K S

Your Hip HAPA spoke about mixed-race issues for:

  • Mixed Roots Film and Literary Festival | Mixed Race Relationships | Los Angeles June 12-13, 2009
  • Garfield High School | Seattle | December 2008
  • Mixed Chicks Chat | Los Angeles | November 26, 2008
  • Mixed Chicks Chat | Los Angeles | July 30, 2008
  • KUOW Radio, Sound Focus | Seattle | March 14, 2008
  • Occidental College, Multi-Racial Alliance | Los Angeles | November 14, 2002
  • Seattle Central Community College | Seattle | May 24, 2000
  • Garfield High School | Seattle | 2000
  • Pacific Lutheran University | Biracial/Multiracial Identities | Tacoma | March 13, 2000

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T  R  A  I  L  E  R

Since 1999, the 4 1/2-minute Watermelon Sushi trailer has been viewed at private screenings in New York, Washington DC, Honolulu, Denver and St. Thomas USVI, and publicly at:

  • International Black Film Festival of Nashville | Nashville | October 15-19, 2008
  • blackfilmgroup.com/filmlinks2.aspx | Internet | October 2008
  • International Diversity Film Market | Washington DC | September 10-11, 2004
  • Unity Film Festival, Hunter College | New York | April 16-18, 2004
  • International Diversity Film Market | Washington DC | July 24-27, 2003
  • Seattle Central Community College | Seattle | May 24, 2000
  • Garfield High School | Seattle | 2000
  • Doboy's Dozens | Los Angeles | March 31, 1999
  • Larry Gamell Film Festival | Las Vegas | March 12-13, 1999

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