Harvardwood is excited to team up with the Harvard Asian American Alumni Alliance (H4A) to host a screening of Comedy Central's newest hit, Awkwafina Is Nora from Queens, followed by a talk with executive producer Teresa Hsiao AB '07! The talk with Teresa will be moderated by Harvardwood Co-Founder Mia Riverton Alpert AB '99, and Jennifer Hsu AB '95 is kindly hosting this event at her home.
Please arrive by 7:30pm to watch an episode of Awkwafina Is Nora from Queens, before Teresa joins us for the talk. Light refreshments will be served.
H4A members and dues-paying Harvardwood members/friends can register for this event at a discount ($15/person); non-member tickets are $25/person. H4A folks: please contact Jennifer Kim Zeller to confirm your membership status and receive the discounted payment link for $15/person, even if you are not a Harvardwood member.
(American Dad, Family Guy)
Teresa Hsiao is a co-creator, writer and executive producer of AWKWAFINA IS NORA FROM QUEENS.
Teresa has written for shows such as AMERICAN DAD, FAMILY GUY, FRESH OFF THE BOAT, and BLACK MONDAY. She has developed pilots for Sony, 20th Century FOX, Warner Horizon, and currently has a feature in development at Lionsgate.
Originally from Boston, Teresa graduated from Harvard with a degree in Economics. Her funniest job to date was the summer she spent at Lehman Brothers in 2006; a year and a half later, Lehman went bankrupt and triggered a $700 billion government bailout (Teresa saw no signs of impending disaster).
Teresa currently resides in Los Angeles.