An Afternoon with Sun Yat-sen and Overseas Chinese

An Afternoon with Sun Yat-sen and Overseas Chinese

Date: Saturday, November 12, 2016
Time: 3:30 pm to 5:30 pm
Venue: Hilton Hawaiian Village Tapa Ballroom I
2005 Kalia Rd, Honolulu, HI 96815


Come celebrate the 150th anniversary of birth of the founding father of modern China and son of Hawaii Sun Yat-sen, and pay tribute to the overseas Chinese for their indelible contributions to the Chinese revolution. 敬邀您共同慶祝偉大的中國革命先行者孫中山先生誕辰150週年,並致敬為中國革命和現代化事業做出傑出貢獻的海外華僑華人。

This event showcases rare historic photos highlighting Sun Yat-sen’s legendary life, the indispensable roles played by overseas Chinese and the legacies of forerunners of China’s democratic revolution. It also revisits Sun Yat-sen and the Provisional Government in 1912 and Sun Yat-sen Mausoleum in two talks hosted by scholars and historians from Nanjing, followed by Chinese musical performance by award-winning er-hu and pipa artists from Nanjing.


A special screening of Behind the Scenes of Sun Yat-sen and Overseas Chinese (Hawaii Episode) will be presented to recognize the gracious support of interview participants during the documentary. 活動還特別安排《孫中山與華僑華人》紀錄片夏威夷拍攝花絮專題放映,以此感謝夏威夷受訪者對拍攝活動的支持。

This event is open and free to the public, with light refreshments provided. 活動向公眾免費開放,現場提供點心和小禮品。
Organized by: China Overseas Exchange Association and Sun Yat-sen 150th Anniversary Hawaii Commemoration Organizing Committee; Co-organized by: Nanjing Municipal Government of China, and China Central Television. 活動由中國海外交流協會和孫中山誕辰150周年夏威夷紀念活動籌委會共同主辦。