Author archives: Anna

  • Published

  • my photo of will tiao has been published in liberty times. http://www.libertytimes.com.tw/2009/new/mar/8/today-fo5-2.htm if you happen to read chinese, you can even read what it says. of course, it's not actually credited to me, but still, pretty cool.
  • Formosa Betrayed

  • my conversation with will tiao, producer of formosa betrayed, last week at duke: will: so, what are you doing next weekend? me: oh nothing. will: want to come be a second photographer for the premiere? me. uh, YES. and that's how i made my way to the exclusive cast-crew-investors-only screening[...]
  • ITASA Workshop

  • i'm not a public speaker (funny, i went into teaching...). so when i got the opportunity to present a workshop at duke, i decided to do as little talking as possible and just have the participants do stuff. create stuff. make cool stuff. interact!these are images from the "gallery talk" station.[...]
  • Henderson

  • henderson rocked it tonight.dan being productive in linethe cheer for ridiculously awesome plays. like gerald henderson's 3 crazy dunks in a row: OH! BABY! OH! BABY! OH! BABY!
  • Duke

  • i am back! it's like coming home, really. everything is just as familiar as always. it's strange, because it seems like no time has elapsed since i last visited. i just fall right back into the pace of life here... oh, college.i flew in to run a workshop for the itasa (taiwanese american) conf[...]
  • Yosemite

  • flashback to 1990? when i was little, we drove from michigan to california, met up with my uncle from berkeley, and drove on over to yosemite national park. that's my little cousin and me.19 years later, it's my february exploration. we took off on saturday morning and arrived in the winter[...]
  • Mochi Magazine

  • mochi mag-- empowering asian american teenage girls.i got involved with mochi last spring as the creative director. it's a magazine started by three friends who realized a need for a magazine specific to asian american girls. they envisioned a publication run by asian american girls for asia[...]
  • Tilt Shift

  • at the end of january, our school had a professional development day up at the oakland zoo. it had nothing to do with the zoo-- we just used a lodge building that was on the zoo property. but the off-campus outing was quite nice. it's refreshing to get some perspective with a healthy dose of exp[...]
  • Talya and Pavle

  • talya lieberman has a new life plan. and it's big.they've already been featured by the ny times (freakonomics blog) and will soon be gracing the wall street journal. their song, freddie mac and cheese, is not only timely and witty, but musically rich-- and catchy!talya and pavle. they're [...]
  • 8th Grade

  • it's the end of the semester, and for me, the end of my 8th grade math class! from here on out, i will be pulling kids out of 7th grade math instead of having my own class. for an overwhelmed first-year teacher, this is an extremely rare gift. don't get me wrong-- i love these kids, but i certainly [...]
  • Sonoma

  • sometimes i still can't believe i live in the bay area. oftentimes, i don't have the presence of mind or the time to even appreciate that fact. my new goal is to get out and explore at least once a month. as my birthday gift from rebecca, we seized the long weekend and ventured up to sonoma valley. [...]