Foodways: How a Festival Whets the Appetite for Culture


Like anything else in this world, there are multiple ways to look at the role of ethnic food in a public festival. Most people reduce that multiplicity to the proverbial binary better known as “the glass is half empty” or “the glass is half full” —namely, to either a positive or a negative outlook. In […]

2015 Festival: What is New and Exciting


Every year the TMY production team looks closely at the festival and does its best to improve what may not have worked so well. Sometimes it seems as if the more things we fix, the more that need fixing. This is not because the festival is not wonderful already in multiple and countless ways, but […]

New Video “Celebrates” TMY

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On behalf of all the people who make up the TMY family, we want to express our gratitude to the MALI team from San Jose, California who produced the short video you see featured here on the right side of the home page.  MALI stands for “Multicultural Arts Leadership Institute,” a professional development project for […]