Highlights of CIUA Second Chinese Culture Festival

     CIUA organized and hosted the Second Chinese Cultural Festival , which was very commendable in local circles. The Second Chinese Cultural Festival lasted for ten days and included diverse lectures and activities which met the needs of mainstream Americans who want to better understand Chinese culture. The Festival helped catalyze people’s interest in Chinese language and culture. The rich content of these activities included:

  • Lecture Concert: Chinese Instrumental Music
  • Forum: Meet the Composer – Mr. Wang Liping
  • Moon Festival Concert: Music from China – symphonic suite Dream of the Red Chamber (two performances)
  • Chinese Language Day
  • Lecture: “Finding them Gone” – Chinese Poems
  • Lecture: Chinese Medicine – Massage and Acupuncture
  • Lecture: “The Way of Telling a Story: Mo Yan and Contemporary Chinese Literature” 
  • Lecture & Movie: “Peony Pavilion”
  • Chinese Health Day