February 19, 2020 at 2pm
California State University, San Bernardino
John M. Pfau Library, room PL-4005
5500 University Parkway
San Bernardino, CA 92407
The California State University of San Bernardino Diversity Committee and the Modern China Lecture Series present “Hollywood Chinese: a Book and Film Presentation” with filmmaker/author Arthur Dong. Free and open to the public.
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April 18-19, 2020
University of Southern California
University Park Campus
Los Angeles, CA 90089
Hollywood Chinese author Arthur Dong will be among the writers in attendance at the 2020 Los Angeles Times Festival of Books. Since 1996, this world renowned gathering with over 150,000 visitors is the largest festival of its kind in the United States. Free and open to the public. Updates and schedule will be posted in mid-March.
May 4, 2020 at 6:00 check-in, 6:30 dinner, 7:30 program
Golden Dragon Restaurant
960 N. Broadway
Los Angeles Chinatown, CA 90012
Join Hollywood Chinese author Arthur Dong for a multi-course dinner at the venerable Chinatown restaurant the Golden Dragon, followed by a book talk and signing.
Cost: $25, pay at the door, cash or check payable to China Society. RSVP: email@example.com, text Yvonne 310-779-8908, or call Yvonne 310-454-3621. Parking: Limited complimentary parking at back of restaurant.
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May 12, 2020 at 7pm
City Council Chambers at the West Hollywood Library
625 N. San Vicente Blvd.
West Hollywood, CA 90069
The City of West Hollywood has tapped Arthur Dong for their celebrated literary series, WeHo Reads. The author-filmmaker will present a guided tour of his critically acclaimed Hollywood Chinese book, featuring a visual feast of fascinating images and an array of film clips culled from his life-long research and passion for cinema history. Free and open to the public. Books will be available for purchase and signing.
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Opens June 28, 2019 — ongoing
The Formosa Cafe
7156 Santa Monica Blvd
West Hollywood , CA 90046
“Hollywood Chinese at the Formosa” offers a nostalgic, yet thought-provoking look into cinema’s fascination with the Chinese. Commissioned by the iconic Formosa Cafe, the exhibit highlights photos and lobby cards from Arthur Dong’s collection of movie memorabilia depicting the Chinese in American feature films.