CHINESE EXPLORERS SAILED TO AMERICA LONG BEFORE COLUMBUS
CHARLOTTE HARRIS REES
Reception 6:00 pm, Presentation 7:00 pm
MEMBERS: $7 NON-MEMBERS: $10
The Channel Islands Maritime Museum is gratified and honored to offer an evening with CHARLOTTE HARRIS REES, a renowned author and scholar of Chinese Discovery and Colonization of Ancient America.
Born in China, Ms. Rees is a Senior Researcher and a graduate of Columbia International University. She has appeared on television and National Public Radio in the United States and Canada, in numerous news articles around the world, and has spoken at the Library of Congress, the National Library of China, Stanford University, Tsinghua University (China’s Harvard), Switzerland, the University of Maryland, City U of NY, the China Institute (NYC), Portland (Oregon) State University, the University of London, Royal Geographical Societies in London and Hong Kong, Nanjing University, and Simon Fraser University (Canada) about her family’s map collection and the early arrival of Chinese to America. This is a rare opportunity to meet and share Ms. Rees’ extensive knowledge and years of research in this field of study.
Please RSVP http://www.cimmvc.org/charlotterees/