Harvest Moon Festival
Come enjoy the Harvest Moon Festival.
The Harvest Moon Festival is a time to give thanks for the autumn harvest and to celebrate family. Hoiliday celebrations include the gathering of families, consumption of moon cakes, lighting of brightly coloren lanterns, and enjoyment of a full bright moon. Not exclusively a Chinese event, this festival is also celebrated by Vietnamese, Koreans and Filipinos.
Please join the USC U.S.-China Institute for the screening of a new documentary that delves into the lesser known details of late Chinese leader Deng Xiaoping’s historic trip to the United States in 1979. The screening will be followed by a discussion with director Fu Hongxing and producer Lu Muzi.
Please join the USC U.S.-China Institute and the USC Center on Public Diplomacy for the opening of an exhibit on the work of contemporary Chinese photographer Wang Wenlan.