In Washington DC, Talk Story Events are monthly community gatherings usually held in DC Chinatown. Join our mail list at

Talk Story: From Congress to Classroom

We hope you can join us for the October Talk Story Event: From Congress to Classroom: Teaching about the Chinese Exclusion Laws How do we portray Chinese American history? This is a question the 1882 Foundation grapples with in its efforts to expand awareness and to educate the American public about the Chinese Exclusion Laws. Since obtaining apologies from Congress for this discriminatory series of laws, the 1882 Foundation has shifted attention from Congress to the classroom, focusing on grades 6-12. Join us for our…


Upcoming in Your Area – Watch for Individual Postings

  Talk Story Coming Events Unless otherwise stated, Talk Story Events are presented at Chinese Community Church at 500 I (eye) Street N.W., Washington DC 20001 from 1:30 to 3:30pm.  Times and topics subject to last minute changes.   Confirm with Stan at, or Ted at   2016 Coming Attractions: January 17 -- Raymond Wong and the Wong People -- Lion Dance!! Finding the Inner Lion, or What Makes it Tick. February 28 -- Cedric Yeh and Noriko Sanefuji -- Made in the USA:…