Lectures & Book Signings
Chun Yu shares her experiences growing up in China and living in the United States as an immigrant, her understanding of the two cultures, and how she pursues her dreams as a scientist, a writer, and more. Through her lectures, she has inspired many readers of LITTLE GREEN, young and adult, Eastern and Western.
Since the publication of LITTLE GREEN, Chun Yu has lectured at elementary schools, high schools, and universities. Her events range in size from single classes to large assemblies of entire schools. She has also worked with groups of teachers on topics about China and multi-cultural education.
Human Spirits & Love
Chun Yu speaks about the indomitable human spirit and unshakable love that enabled millions of Chinese family to survive the Cultural Revolution.
Culture and History of China
Chun Yu speaks about Chinese culture and history in poetic personal perspectives and a deep sense of connection through time.
Writing Poetry & Stories in Everyday Life
Using examples from LITTLE GREEN, Chun Yu demonstrates how poetry and stories can come from our everyday lives and how every moment we live through is worth capturing.
Pursuing Dreams: Chun Yu speaks of her cross-continent experience in pursuing her dreams in science, writing, and art.
Immigration Experience: Chun Yu speaks of her experiences of immigrating to the U.S. and contributing to a multi-cultural environment.