LUNAR NEW YEAR BANQUET - FEATURING PROFESSOR RICHARD E. STRASSBERG

  • Monterey Park Empress Harbor Seafood Restaurant 111 N Atlantic Blvd, Suite 350 Monterey Park, CA, 91754 United States

Join the Wellesley Clubs of LA and Pasadena, the San Gabriel Valley Cal Alumni Club and the Harvard Club in celebrating the Lunar New Year at the Monterey Park Empress Harbor Seafood Restaurant. Our guest speaker will be Professor Richard E. Strassberg.

Guest of Honor/Speaker: Richard E. Strassberg, UCLA Professor in the Department of Asian Languages & Cultures. Dr. Strassberg will discuss his forthcoming book about the Kangxi emperor's summer palace, Bishu shanzhuang.

Richard E. Strassberg earned his Ph.D. in East Asian Studies from Princeton University.  He is a professor of Chinese and specializes in pre-modern Chinese literature and culture.  Among the courses he teaches are: classical Chinese language, fiction, and prose; pre-modern narrative and drama; mythology and the supernatural; travel writing; and garden culture.

Deadline to register is March 13th. Click on the link below

Cost: $37.50, members and guests; $42.50, non-members and guests; $25, Kids 12 and under 
Contact: Curtis Jang, curtisjang@sbcglobal.net