Records of the HLF Oral History ProjectRecordingsKwong Lee ➔ Kwong Lee Interview Part 2 (00:10:29:727-00:31:27:953)

Kwong Lee Interview Part 2 (00:10:29:727-00:31:27:953) (GB3451/OCOX101-001.XME.2)

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2017 Aug 04 (was creation date of)

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22mins 56s

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Second part of interview with Kwong Lee looking at ways the Chinese Art Centre interacted with the community, especially workshops
  • 01:05 Workshops designed to introduce general public to Chinese arts and crafts as well as change perceptions of Chinese art; school workshops; origami and calligraphy workshops by Mary Tang; 
  • 04:14 Ethnic background children participated in the workshops; workshops utilized by teachers who wanted to provide multicultural education for pupils
  • 05:16 Educational shows by the Centre using works by school children;
  • 06:40 Saturday mornig workshops for local Chinese community;
  • 07:30 Music workshops organised by Music Officer; Cantonese opera workshops 
  • 08:20: Visual arts workshops led by artists
  • 08:48: Family focused nature of the workshops; accessiblity to a wide audience
  • 09:34: Creative writing workshops; working with critical and creative Chinese writers who were trying to do something new;
  • 10:58: Themes of workshops within cultural identtiy politcs of the time; concept of Britsh Chinese identty led by Manchester & London;
  • 14:18: Creative Writing at the Chinese Art Centre
  • 20:00: the Role of the Chinese Art Centre in exploring cutlural identity in the late 20th Century and bridging cultures.

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