To Walk the Gauntlet of Fire: Remembering a Mentor A former student recalls the ups-and-downs of Fred Ho’s cult of personality.

To Walk the Gauntlet of Fire: Remembering a Mentor  A former student recalls the ups-and-downs of Fred Ho’s cult of personality.This is by Kanya D'Almeida.  It's a little hard to read, but it is one of the best of the memorial tributes. I told him my name and reached for his fingers, bone-dry and warmed by the last of his life. A strangled moan escaped his throat, eyes moving blindly in the direction of my voice, his grip tightening. I wanted to wrench myself free and run right out of [more]

Quincy Saul Remembers Fred Ho, Speaking at BAM Cafe

Quincy Saul Remembers Fred Ho, Speaking at BAM Cafe  Quincy Saul is a beloved student of Fred Ho and a very honest and committed activist, drawing on the influence of his mentor.  On October 4, he spoke at Fred's memorial at BAM Cafe, and then gave us the transcript of remarks there. But what does it all mean, six months after Fred's death? We live in the matrix, and it's easy to forget the meaning of [more]

A Whole Weekend of Memorial Events for Fred Ho

A Whole Weekend of Memorial Events for Fred Ho Saturday, October 4th, 2014 Fred Ho Memorial: A Scientific Soul Green Monster Big Band Tribute 9:00 PM BAM Cafe Free “Fred Ho’s style is a genre unto itself, a pioneering fusion of free-jazz and traditional Chinese music that manages to combine truculence and delicacy with such natural ease that it sounds positively [more]

Come to the NY Premier of Fred Ho's Last Year!

Come to the NY Premier of Fred Ho's Last Year! First Screening: FRED HO’S LAST YEAR SNEAK PREVIEW & PANEL MUSEUM OF CHINESE IN AMERICA (MOCA) 215 Centre Street New York, NY 10013 July 31, 2014 7:00 pm On the Panel: Anne Greene and Ruth Margraff Second Screening: FRED HO’S LAST YEAR & MUSIC TRIBUTE City Cinema Village East 189 2nd Ave, New York, NY 10003 August 2, 2014 5:30 pm Music [more]

Eric Mann Debates Fred Ho

Eric Mann Debates Fred Ho On June 3, 2013, Eric Mann of the Labor Community Strategy Center off Los Angeles came to NYC to have a "Conversation with " Fred Ho, but Fred advertised it as a debate.  I was in L.A. screening Fred Ho's Last Year at the Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival, and Eric was there to reminisce about Fred.  Over a 20 year friendship, Fred loved to debater with [more]

Alexander Billet of Jacobin Provides a Deep Understanding of Fred Ho

Alexander Billet of Jacobin Provides a Deep Understanding of Fred HoUnderstanding Fred Ho as a left public intellectual and a dedicated artist, Alexander Billet gives a wonderfully comprehensive retrospective of Fred Ho.  There are many little tidbits from this piece, but I will just pick out Billet's treatment of the album, Big Red: Straddling completely different eras and aesthetics, the album is a reminder that while art [more]

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Check out our first trailer for Fred Ho’s Last Year!

November 6, 2013 in Uncategorized by admin

Check out our first trailer for FRED HO’S LAST YEAR: Fred Ho’s Last Year – Documentary Feature Trailer: “Rain” from Steven De Castro on Vimeo.  

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To Walk the Gauntlet of Fire: Remembering a Mentor A former student recalls the ups-and-downs of Fred Ho’s cult of personality.

October 11, 2014 in Fred Ho Remembered by admin

This is by Kanya D’Almeida.  It’s a little hard to read, but it is one of the best of the memorial tributes. I told him my name and reached for
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Quincy Saul Remembers Fred Ho, Speaking at BAM Cafe

October 8, 2014 in Fred Ho Remembered, Uncategorized by admin

  Quincy Saul is a beloved student of Fred Ho and a very honest and committed activist, drawing on the influence of his mentor.  On October 4, he spoke at
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A Whole Weekend of Memorial Events for Fred Ho

October 2, 2014 in Fred Ho Remembered by admin

Saturday, October 4th, 2014 Fred Ho Memorial: A Scientific Soul Green Monster Big Band Tribute 9:00 PM BAM Cafe Free “Fred Ho’s style is a genre unto itself, a pioneering
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Come to the NY Premier of Fred Ho’s Last Year!

July 9, 2014 in Uncategorized by admin

First Screening: FRED HO’S LAST YEAR SNEAK PREVIEW & PANEL MUSEUM OF CHINESE IN AMERICA (MOCA) 215 Centre Street New York, NY 10013 July 31, 2014 7:00 pm On the
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Eric Mann Debates Fred Ho

May 8, 2014 in Uncategorized by admin

On June 3, 2013, Eric Mann of the Labor Community Strategy Center off Los Angeles came to NYC to have a “Conversation with ” Fred Ho, but Fred advertised it
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Alexander Billet of Jacobin Provides a Deep Understanding of Fred Ho

May 1, 2014 in Fred Ho Remembered by admin

Understanding Fred Ho as a left public intellectual and a dedicated artist, Alexander Billet gives a wonderfully comprehensive retrospective of Fred Ho.  There are many little tidbits from this piece,
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Attend the L.A. Premiere of Fred Ho’s Last Year at the Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival.

April 30, 2014 in Uncategorized by admin

  WATCH THE LOS ANGELES PREMIERE OF FRED HO’S LAST YEAR Grand Jury Finalist for Documentary Feature Directed by Steven De Castro Tuesday, May 6 6:45 P.M. CGV Cinemas 2
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