The NEA Big Read: Coastal GA Reads "Everything I Never Told You" - The Chinese Exclusion Act of 1882

The Chinese Exclusion Act of 1882

Wednesday, February 20, 2019

6:30 PM - 7:30 PM EST

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Event Description

As part of Coastal Georgia’s Big Read celebration historian Hector Montford, PhD will talk about the law that barred Chinese laborers from coming to the US and the discrimination faced by Asian-Americans during the 19th and early 20th centuries. http://www.moglibraries.org 912-279-3750

Event Location

St Simons Library, 530 Beachview Dr, St Simons Island, GA 31522