Filipino/a/* American History Month (FAHM) Reading List

The Lift Up podcast’s guide to fiction, nonfiction, & poetry by Pilipin* American writers

Vina Orden
Oct 19, 2020 · 25 min read

Since 1992 — when Filipino American National Historical Society (FANHS) founders, the late Dr. Fred Cordova and his wife Dr. Dorothy Laigo Cordova, first introduced the resolution — October was declared Filipino/a/* American History Month (FAHM) and was officially recognized nationally in 2009. FANHS underscores that FAHM is purposefully history rather than heritage month, since “‘History’…