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Chinatown Community Cultural Center

616 H Street NW, Suite 201
Washington, DC 20001 United States

April 2014

Book Talk: The First Chinese American

April 6, 2014 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Chinatown Community Cultural Center, 616 H Street NW, Suite 201
Washington, DC 20001 United States
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Forest Hills author Scott Seligman will discuss his book The First Chinese American, an early civil right leader who even coined that term.   For more information on this talk, see 1882project.org/newspress/wongchinfoo/   Scott says: I first saw Wong’s name on an Internet list of the most prominent Chinese Americans. Most were contemporary figures like I.M. Pei, Maya Lin, Gary Locke, Yoyo Ma – or going back a little bit further, people like Anna May Wong. Wong Chin Foo was…

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