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  • Catching Up: Santana, Taj Mahal and a déjà vu ‘Blue Christmas’

    Posted by Ben Fong-Torres

    Catching Up: Santana, Taj Mahal and a déjà vu ‘Blue Christmas’
    By Ben Fong-Torres It’s short shrift time. I have a life that’s ripe (and slightly wrinkled) for blogs and tweeting; for facebooking and updating. I’m just no good at it. My last column here on AsianConnections was about the memorial in late July for my sister Shirley. My last posting on the authors’ site, Redroom, was about a radio promo tour I did (20 stops, all on the phone...

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  • Thrown Together: Tsunami Relief Benefit with Adam Goodheart, Ayun Halliday, Suketu Mehta, Bob Morris, and Daniel Asa Rose in New York

    Posted by Lia Chang

    Tsunami Relief Benefit features readings by Adam Goodheart, Ayun Halliday, Suketu Mehta, Bob Morris, and Daniel Asa Rose. THROWN TOGETHER , an evening of readings to benefit Tsunami survivors at Simpson Wong's Jefferson Restaurant in New York on Sun., Jan. 23, from 6-9pm. 100% of the proceeds will go to Oxfam's Asia Earthquake Fund http://www.oxfamamerica.org/ and Heifer International's Tsunami Rebuilding Efforts http://www.heifer.org/