Part memoir, part history, part investigation, the filmmaker’s search for answers about her mother’s emigration to America during the Chinese Exclusion era reveals the often painful price paid by immigrants who abandoned their personal identity, the burden of silence they passed on to their offspring and the inter-generational strife between immigrants and their American born children.
The China Institute presents a conference of outstanding women from both the US and China, speaking in four forums on technology, business, culture, and the role of top female CEO’s and business leaders.
The UC Santa Barbara Department of East Asian Languages and Cultural Studies presents a public lecture by Professor Zhen Wang of the University of Michigan.
The China Institute presents a live recording of the Sincia Podcast. Hosts jeremy Goldkorn and Kaiser Kuo will be interviewing Jerome A. Cohen, leading American expert on Chinese law and government.
The event aims to engage experts from the academic, research and military fields in a discussion of the top priorities regarding veterans policy that challenge the Pacific Rim.