Southern California's largest and most prestigious film festival of its kind launches the celebration of Asian Pacific Heritage Month at the Directors Guild of America. From comedy and drama to documentaries and shorts, the 23rd edition of this week long festival shares the stories of Asian Pacifics in America and abroad.
Li Zhensheng—Red-Color News Soldier is the literal translation of the Chinese characters printed on the armband given to LI Zhensheng and his rebel group in Beijing at the end of 1966, eight months after the launch of the Great Proletarian Cultural Revolution.
The Chinese Historical Society of Southern California and OCA-Greater Los Angeles invites you to celebrate Laura Tyson Li's insightful and penetrating new book Madame Chiang Kai-Shek, China's Eternal First Lady.
Nine poets will read from their work and translator Michael Day (Ph.D., Leiden University) will comment on the poetry scene in China today, and on his translation of Luo Ying's Empty Glasses & Empty Tables (bilingual edition, 2006).