February 16, 2015
Hello Kitty: Sexist throwback or empowering Icon? Hey, it’s fun to be quoted in Time Magazine, and even more fun to participate with artists and scholars who have something to say about the infamous Kitty. Join the fun!
Sunday, February 22, 2015, 2:00 PM
Japanese American National Museum
Little Tokyo, downtown Los Angeles
100 N. Central Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90012
This panel discussion will take a critical look at the phenomenon of Hello Kitty, examining some of the arguments made by her detractors. Moderated by Hello! curator Christine Yano, with Laura Miller, Jaime Scholnick, and Denise Uyehara.Yano will be signing books following the program.Free for members; free with Hello! admission; $5 general.Moderator: Christine Yano, PhD