An Insider’s Guide to San Francisco’s Chinatown

Event detail
將此活動添加到我的日曆上
 

Join renowned architect and Chinese American studies historian Philip P. Choy for an insider’s guide to the history and architecture of San Francisco’s Chinatown in his book San Francisco Chinatown: A Guide to Its History and Architecture.  In this lecture and slide presentation, witness the triumphs and tragedies of the Chinese American experience in the United States from the city's earliest days to its post-quake transformation into an "oriental" tourist attraction as a pragmatic means of survival.

Mr. Choy co-taught the nation's first college level course in Chinese American history at San Francisco State University.  He has served on numerous boards including the California State Historic Resource Commission, the San Francisco Landmark Advisory Board, and the Chinese Historical Society of America.  He is the recipient of the prestigious San Francisco State University President's Medal.

A book sale and signing follows this event.  This program will be conducted in English.

近期活動

Year of the Rooster
星期六, 2017年1月21日, 1:00 pm
Main 總圖書館, Koret 禮堂
At Home In Exile
星期三, 2017年1月25日, 7:00 pm
Merced 分館, Merced 公眾範圍
Lunar New Year Movie: The Karate Kid
星期六, 2017年1月28日, 2:30 pm
Park 分館, Park 分館會議室

更多相關活動

近期課程

Chinese Papercutting
星期四, 2017年1月26日, 6:30 pm
Sunset 分館, 日落區分館兒童室
eReader and Tech Drop-In (English & Chinese)
星期三, 2017年2月1日, 3:00 pm
Richmond 列治文分館, Richmond 分館會議室
參加我們的調查