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Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month

Enjoy the great lineup of programs and films showcasing the cultural contributions of Asian and Pacific Islanders. 

The Japanese American National Museum

The Japanese American National Museum

PBS SoCaL honors the Japanese American National Museum of Los Angeles.

Deborah Yao Assistant U.S. Attorney

Deborah Yao Assistant U.S. Attorney

PBS SoCaL pays tribute to Deborah Yao for educating individuals in need.

David Henry Hwang

David Henry Hwang

The pre-eminent Asian American playwright plays with translation.

Jake Shimabukuro

Jake Shimabukuro

Ukulele wizard Jake Shimabukuro opens up about his love of the humble instrument.

Arnel Pineda

Arnel Pineda

See how a fan's video shot in the Phillipines led to him being invited to join Journey.

Jonathan Lemalu, Queequeg in Moby-Dick

Jonathan Lemalu, Queequeg in Moby-Dick

He discusses his role of Queequeg in Moby-Dick.

George Takei on Being an Asian-American

George Takei on Being an Asian-American

George Takei discusses hardships he experienced growing up in a paranoid United States.

American Voices: Mayor Ed Lee

American Voices: Mayor Ed Lee

Ed Lee of San Francisco was the city's first Asian-American mayor.

Asian Americans

Asian Americans

The migration of Asian Americans to the San Diego region.

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