Local artist Dawn Wing will read from her non-fiction graphic narrative Tien Fu Wu: Freedom Warrior, and discuss the research and process of creating it. Tien Fu Wu was a survivor of human trafficking who became a community advocate and translator for justice during the Chinese Exclusion Act era in the early 20th century. The first 20 attendees to register and opt-in with their address will receive the book Tien Fu Wu: Freedom Warrior by mail.
Dawn K. Wing is a Chinese American multi-disciplinary artist/librarian. She earned her B.A. in Studio Arts and Art History at Wellesley College, and MLIS from University of Wisconsin-Madison. Dawn is now an Associate Professor in Library and Information Services at Metro State University.