Angel Island Immigration Station Foundation, Chinese Culture Center, and the CHSA Museum are proud to co-sponsor the official book launch of the 2nd edition of ISLAND: Poetry and history of Chinese immigrants on Angel Island 1910-1940
First published in 1980, ISLAND has been updated and expanded to include a new historical introduction, 150 poems in Chinese and English translation, 20 full oral histories, and dozens of new photographs.
Join us to celebrate this new edition of ISLAND with an afternoon of poetry reading and storytelling. A reception and book signing will follow the program. Admission is free.
For more info, call AIISF at 415 348‐9200; watch this book trailer.