Read the following essays (in the course READER):
- M. Lai: “The Historical Development of CCBA/ Huiguan System”;
- K. Hom: “Fallen Leaves’ Homecoming”
Take-home writing assignment – write a critical/ analytical essay on the role of the “huiguan” (regional / county / district organization) in early Chinese American communities as presented in the Reader essay by Lai and Hom. Critical Analysis of Huiguan.
Critical Analysis of Huiguan
Huiguan is a term that refers to associations that were formed by traditional Chinese immigrants to the United States. From the late 19th century, gold rush and other economic activities in the United States attracted a large number of Chinese immigrants to the United States. The growing number of immigrants and the loneliness necessitated grouping of Chinese immigrants according to their ethnicities and the regions they came from. This led to the formation of a huiguan, an association that brought them together for social and economic growth. Critical Analysis of Huiguan………
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