Forbidden City in Los Angeles

Wednesday Jun 04 2014   7:00 PM
Castelar Elementary School  840 Yale St., Los Angeles, CA  map

Arthur Dong, author of Forbidden City, will give a presentation and sign copies of his book. Free parking, enter via College Street. Refreshments served. Hosted by the Chinese Historical Society of Southern California.

Free and open to the public; for more information visit

Arthur DongArthur Dong has produced, directed, written, edited, and filmed independent films on social issues such as gay rights and the Chinese American experience. A two-time Rockefeller Media Arts Fellow as well as a Guggenheim Fellow in Film, Dong has served on the boards of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, Film Independent, OutFest, and the National Film Preservation Board at the Library of Congress. His honors include three Sundance Film Festival awards, an Oscar nomination, a Peabody Award, the Berlin Film Festival’s Teddy Award, Taipei’s Golden Horse Award, a GLAAD Media Award, and five Emmy nominations.