What the History
What the History?! Deviant Female Dining
Heather Lee
Thu, March 28th, 2019 |
7:00 pm to 8:30 pm


How have Chinese restaurants been sites of rebellion and self-expression for New York women? New-York Historical Society fellow Heather Lee uncovers the fascinating social history of Chinese restaurants in New York and how they have historically provided a space of freedom and possibility for women. Q&A to follow.

Ages 21 and up. Wine included with ticket.


The New-York Historical Society, 170 Central Park West, New York, NY 10024


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