Val Wang will share her unique Chinese American perspective of life in contemporary China. Val embarked on a unique form of rebellion in the ancient capital. Her humorous and moving memoir chronicles her coming-of-age journey and also discovery of a city rebelling against its roots. Val will read from her new memoir, Beijing Bastard, and share film excerpts from China’s Sixth Generation directors. Moderated by Lesley Yiping Qin, Asian CineVision’s Program Manager. Book signing to follow.
This program is co-presented by Asian CineVision (ACV).