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Film, Video Patsy Takemoto Mink: First Woman of Color in Congress

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Title

  • Patsy Takemoto Mink: First Woman of Color in Congress

Summary

  • In honor of Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage month, Judy Tzu-Chun Wu and Gwendolyn Mink join us to discuss their new biography of Congresswoman Mink, "Fierce and Fearless: Patsy Takemoto Mink, First Woman of Color in Congress". Dr. Wu is a Professor of Asian American Studies and Director of the Humanities Center at the University of California, Irvine, and Dr. Mink, Patsy's daughter, is a noted political science scholar and first-hand witness to the many political struggles that her mother had to overcome. Their book provides vivid details of how trailblazer Patsy Takemoto Mink changed the future of American politics.

Event Date

  • May 04, 2022

Running Time

  • 59 minutes 40 seconds

Online Format

  • video
  • image
  • online text

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