Oberlin College and Conservatory

Asian Night Market

Saturday, December 3, 2016 at 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Perlik Commons, Science Center
119 Woodland Street, Oberlin, OH 44074

It's that time again: 6th Annual Asian Night Market!

Asian Night Market was created in 2011 to host our own night market at Oberlin, similar to ones in Asia, with food and entertainment. This event is, so far, the only opportunity for collaboration between many of the student organizations that span the Asian diaspora community on campus.

This year's Food for Thought, this week, will continue discussion to expand the Night Market, specifically with a PANEL highlighting our personal connections to our cultural foods. Other critical issues and food politics that we may touch on: consumption, commercialization, and fetishization of Asian food; diversity of Asian food; and using food as an ambassador for Asian culture, especially on this campus.

To encourage thinking about these issues, we invite you to the
"IS FOOD HOME?" Panel Discussion
Thursday, Dec. 1 at 4:30PM in Kin Building, Room 106

If you attend, you can buy a discounted ticket for $3. Otherwise, tickets will be $5 at Wilder and at the door. 

Asian Night Performances:
#Asia Band
Taiko drumming

Oberlin Chinese Student Association
Filipinx American Students Association at Oberlin College
Japanese Student Association
Oberlin Korean Student Association - OKSA
Oberlin South Asian Students Association
Vietnamese Student Association at Oberlin College
Asian American Alliance
Pan-Asian Committee

More details: https://www.facebook.com/events/621166511425499

Event Type

International/Cultural, Receptions/Socials

Chinese Students Association
Contact Person

Mackenzie Lew

Contact E-mail Address


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