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Wednesday, April 14, 2021
3:45pm – 4:45pm
Please join us for our very first conversation with Stephanie Cho (Executive Director of Asian Americans Advancing Justice – Atlanta), Ju Hui Judy Han (UCLA Gender Studies), and gender studies students at UCLA.
Stephanie Cho is the Executive Director for Asian Americans Advancing Justice – Atlanta. She brings over 20 years of experience in labor and community organizing, strategy planning, and fundraising at the local and national level. Originally born in South Korea, Stephanie has been a community organizer, program director for LGBTQ youth programming, director of training for a national fellowship program, a labor organizer, and organizational consultant. Before Advancing Justice, she was the Los Angeles Director of the Restaurant Opportunities Center (ROC-LA) where she worked to raise industry standards and wages for LA’s restaurant workers.
Ju Hui Judy Han is a cultural geographer and Assistant Professor in Gender Studies at UCLA, where she teaches classes on gender and sexuality, Korean studies, (im)mobilities, and comics. Her research and publications concern conservative religious formations, queer activism, and protest cultures. Judy grew up in Seoul and has lived and worked in Los Angeles, Berkeley/Oakland, Vancouver, and Toronto.