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Swimming to Freedom: “My Escape from China” Book Talk

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Saturday, June 12, 2021 - 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Donations appreciated

Oakland Asian Cultural Center | 388 9th Street, Oakland, CA


Join us for a special celebration of Kent Wong’s debut publication, Swimming to Freedom: My Escape from China and the Cultural Revolution, a memoir of a childhood amid revolutionary times and a moving testament to the human spirit. Kent will be joined by his son, Freddie (2014 Webby for Film and Video Person of the Year), for a father-son conversation exploring Kent’s journey and the making of this book.

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Cost: FREE*
*Donations appreciated
Categories: Literature, Online
Address: 388 9th Street, Oakland, CA

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