Huping Ling, professor of history at Truman State University in
WHAT: "Reconceptualizing the Chinese American Community
in St. Louis: From enclave to cultural community," a lecture
WHEN: 11 a.m. Sept. 7
366 Social Sciences & Business Building
University of Missouri-St. Louis
One University Blvd.
St. Louis, MO 63121
Dr. Y.S. Tsiang Professorship in Chinese Studies at UMSL
Center for International Studies at UMSL
COST: Free and open to the public
INFO: (314) 516-6495
Huping Ling has spent several years researching the history of
St. Louis' old "Chinatown" and how the downtown area
crumbled during the city's revitalization era.
Ling will discuss the transformation of the neighborhood and
the new Chinese American community that exists in St. Louis today.