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NBPLF's Library Live Series Presents Helen Zia: Last Boat out of Shanghai - The Epic Story of the Chinese who Fled Mao's Revolution

Presented by Newport Beach Public Library at Newport Beach Public Library, Newport Beach CA

Feb 20 2020
NBPLF's Library Live Series Presents Helen Zia: Last Boat out of Shanghai - The Epic Story of the Chinese who Fled Mao's Revolution

Award-winning author and formal journalist Helen Zia discusses her latest book “Last Boat out of Shanghai: The Epic Story of the Chinese who Fled Mao’s Revolution”

Zia is an activist, award-winning author and former journalist. In 2000, her first book, Asian American Dreams: The Emergence of an American People, was a finalist for the prestigious Kiriyama Pacific Rim Book Prize. She also authored the story of Wen Ho Lee in My Country Versus Me, about the Los Alamos scientist who was falsely accused of being a spy for China in the “worst case since the Rosenbergs.” Helen’s latest book is Last Boat out of Shanghai: The Epic Story of the Chinese who

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Tickets: $27 General/$21 NBPLF Member. Free parking in Library Lot and Civic Center Structure.

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Doors open at 6:30pm. Program is from 7:00pm - 8:30pm.

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Newport Beach Public Library

1000 Avocado Avenue, Newport Beach, CA 92660

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