Tag: Chinese Exclusion Act

Chinese Culture Center’s ‘Requiem’ solemnly reflects on Chinese diaspora

Regarded as “permanent aliens” under the 1882-approved Chinese Exclusion Act, Chinese immigrants in the U.S. wanted to be buried in…

1 year ago

Angel Island a historical setting for Lenora Lee’s ‘Walls’

San Francisco choreographer Lenora Lee’s monumental aim for “Within These Walls,” her world-premiere, site-specific “multimedia dance experience” on Angel Island,…

2 years ago

In-depth exhibit details Chinese-American experience

The Chinese Historical Society of America Museum in San Francisco is the new home of a major exhibition telling the…

2 years ago