The Chinese Massacre of 1871
4 p.m.–5:15 p.m.
Uncovering L.A.’s Anti-Asian History and What We Can Do Today
Join Los Angeles civic and community leaders, activists, and historians as they discuss the long, dark history of anti-Asian thought and hate crimes in Los Angeles history. These panelists explore the questions: What is being done to address this history: How can we move forward productively? And what efforts are underway to properly memorialize the tragedies of our shared past?
Hon. Michael Woo
L.A. City Councilmember - 13th District (retired)
Chief Design Officer - L.A. Mayor's Office
Dr. Gay Q. Yuen
Board President - Chinese American Museum
L.A. County Supervisor - Hilda L. Solis
General Manager - El Pueblo, City of L.A.
Co-founder - Stop AAPI Hate
Dr. Kevin Waite
Assistant Professor - Durham University
This event will be held online via Zoom. The program is presented by the Huntington–USC Institute on California and the West.