The PBS documentary The Chinese Exclusion Act examines the origin, history, and impact of the
1882 law that made it illegal for Chinese workers to come to America and for
Chinese nationals to become U.S. citizens. An informal discussion will follow
with coffee and doughnuts provided by Friends of Waukesha Public Library. NOTE: the film is 130 minutes in length. This is an NEA Big Read ~ Waukesha Reads event. Questions? Call 262-524-3682.
Event Type(s): Adult
Age Group(s): Adults (18+)