SMITHSONIAN NATIONAL FOLK FESTIVAL (2015, 2016)
MONTAGNARD / ASIAN COMMUNITY DISPARITIES RESEARCH NETWORK
Team: Adrong, H Y. and community youth
Title: Smithsonian National Folk Festival ( 2015)
Brief: Negotiation with national, state and local organizing bodies to feature a special Montagnard community venue in 2015, and subsequent features of music and dance performances in 2016, 2017.
Entire first floor of the Greensboro Historical Museum used by the community to showcase its culture
500+ attendees on the first day of the Montagnard special event
Leads to formal creation of the Montagnard American Organization