Monthly Archives: December 2015

Intermedia Arts Catalyst Series Call for Proposals

The Catalyst Series co-presents new work in the performing and visual arts, as well as multimedia and film presentations-in partnership with YOU: artists, groups and organizations in our community focused on art, equity, dialogue, and social change The Catalyst Series … Continue reading

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Funding Opportunity: 2017 U.S./Japan Creative Artists’ Program

The National Endowment for the Arts cooperates with the U.S. Japan Friendship Commission in the implementation of this program. The U.S/Japan Creative Artists’ Program provides support for up to five outstanding contemporary or traditional artists from the United States to … Continue reading

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Room to Read uncovers 10 key findings on global education

Of interest for our community because Room to Read has had programs in Laos: Room to Read, a global organization focused on Literacy and Girls’ Education, publicly shared 10 insights into what makes global education work, gleaned from evaluations and … Continue reading

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Apply for SEARAC’s 17th Annual LAT & 2nd Annual LEAF Advocacy Trainings

Washington, DC – Each year the Southeast Asia Resource Action Center (SEARAC) brings more than 40 community members to Washington, DC for three days of advocacy training. Last year the organization began an additional training for experienced advocates and hosted … Continue reading

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2015 Recommended Reading: Poetry

Our team at Lao American Review saw many exciting new books released throughout the year that caught our attention. A big thanks to everyone who helped us read through all of the books we received. Obviously there were way too … Continue reading

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Souvankham Thammavongsa’s “Cluster” at the Globe and Mail

Recently, the Globe and Mail featured award-winning Lao Canadian poet Souvankham Thammavongsa’s poem “Cluster.” Souvankham Thammvongsa’s books include Small Arguments; Found; and Light, all from Pedlar Press. Among her notable awards is the Trillium Award, and the CBC Bookie Award … Continue reading

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Call for Submissions: Rabbit Catastrophe

Rabbit Catastrophe Review publishes original poetry, short fiction, art, and nonfiction. Visit their website for submission guidelines: rabbitcatastrophepress.com

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