Elson Trinidad | KCET
Born and raised in Los Angeles (watching KCET since toddler-age), Elson Trinidad has been a KCET contributor since 2012, covering Asian/Pacific Islander communities and local environmental issues, and in 2014 wrote and curated KCET's 50th Anniversary
section. He is also an accomplished singer/musician, community activist, historian, and nonprofit professional.
Post date: 2013-06-28T05:00:00-07:00
For the uninitiated, "wetlands" might seem like a mere eco-buzzword, but up until nearly a century and a half ago, coastal and inland wetlands were common features in the Southern California landscape.
Post date: 2013-06-21T03:00:00-07:00
Whenever I mentioned to friends and family that I was going to Hong Kong, I would often hear, "Don't forget to visit the Night Market.
Post date: 2013-06-14T04:42:48-07:00
I love noise. Or at least, I thought I did. Here, buffered by mountains and distance, the great urban lion has been hushed.
Post date: 2013-06-07T05:30:00-07:00
The multi-city Greater Little Saigon area in Orange County now boasts some 2,000 businesses and a population of some 125,000 residents of Vietnamese descent.
Post date: 2013-05-31T09:00:00-07:00
For it has been 110 years after the state legislature made official its status as The Golden State's flower that I had finally been successful at growing them en masse.
Post date: 2013-05-24T04:15:00-07:00
I improvised my presentation by engaging in a discussion about current social media practices here. But somewhere in the discussion, I went off on a not-too-irrelevant tangent and unexpectedly landed on the topic of Asian American identity.