Transcript, Part 2
Description: In the second part of his Talk Story, Professor Eric Hung examines the work of musician Dawen, and his song “Ku Li”, which imagines the perspective of a Chinese laborer working on the transcontinental railroad. Audience discussion follows.
Theme: Railroad and Labor, Arts and Culture
Subject: Transcontinental Railroad, Railroad Construction Workers, Chinese Americans, Chinese Laborers, Migrant Labor, Music, Identity
Date: 30 June 2019
Rights: CC BY-NC-SA 3.0 US