Lisa See

Lisa See

Discovering the Past

Journey to forgotten China.


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ABOUT THE EPISODE

Lisa See is a best-selling author and is considered one of the leading authorities on Chinese culture. Hear about her travels and the role heritage and history plays in her work.

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ABOUT THE GUEST

Lisa See is a critically acclaimed, best-selling author of novels such as: Snow Flower and the Secret Fan, Snow Flower, Peony in Love, and Shanghai Girls.

See recently designed a walking tour of Los Angeles Chinatown and wrote the companion guidebook for Angels Walk LA.

See serves as a Los Angeles City Commissioner on the El Pueblo de Los Angeles Monument Authority. She was honored as National Woman of the Year by the Organization of Chinese American Women in 2001 and was the recipient of the Chinese American Museum’s History Makers Award in Fall 2003.

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Thursday, June 15 at 9pm

Big Ten Network

Monday, July 19 at 12:00pm and 3:00am
Tuesday, July 27 at 5:00pm

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Veteran interviewer Patty Satalia hosts in-depth conversations with a broad range of remarkable people.


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