Tag: immigration

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“Guangzhou Dream Factory” Documentary

Yes we (Afri)CAN in China! This documentary chronicles Africans immigrating to China to pursue their dreams. Watch to learn more more about the opportunities they...
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Tenant Stories:Under One Roof

An exhibition entitled Under One Roof will be on displayed at the Tenement Museum in mid October. The exhibition tells stories of three families...
China Remix: Guangzhou’s African Hip-Hop Scenevideo

China Remix: Guangzhou’s African Hip-Hop Scene

In the past 10, 15 years, Guangzhou has become home to China’s largest population of African immigrants, as well as a burgeoning international hip...
Fina Yeung: Constructing Home with Feminine Linesvideo

Fina Yeung: Constructing Home with Feminine Lines

It’s been a year since Fina Yeung presented her cardboard installations for Bushwick Open Studios, and this year, she’s revamped her presentation with new...
Monica Ong and Wo Chan Get “So Fukien Poetic”video

Monica Ong and Wo Chan Get “So Fukien Poetic”

Monica Ong and Wo Chan are two poets whose work focuses on the intersection of social and personal issues, such as health and sexuality,...
Leaving and Returning to Chinavideo

Leaving and Returning to China

We often hear of Chinese people leaving China in droves to seek other opportunities, but it’s less common that we hear about where they...
Arriving in Asian Americavideo

Arriving in Asian America

The Asian American Composers and Lyricists Project presented a new song cycle called “Arriving in Asian America”, voicing some of the many sung and...
Chinese Family, American Storyvideo

Chinese Family, American Story

In the New York Historical Society’s Chinese American Exclusion/Inclusion exhibition, the story of the Chin family, presented in the exhibition in the form of...
Uncovering the Chinese Roots of American Historyvideo

Uncovering the Chinese Roots of American History

This fall through next spring, the New York Historical Society is presenting Chinese American Exclusion/Inclusion, a major exhibition exploring the Chinese American experience since...
Why I’m in America

Why I’m in America

My uncle visited my family from the U.S. while I was in my second year of middle school. He decided to study engineering in...