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Zhi LIn Exhibitions

Submitted on April 3, 2019 - 3:42pm

With the 150th anniversary of the golden spike and the creation of the transcontinental railroad taking place in May 2019, Painting + Drawing Professor Zhi Lin's research on Chinese railroad workers is being shared in multiple locations.

In addition to the exhibitions listed below, he gives a lecture titled "Retrieving Memories and Confronting History" at Odegaard Library, room 220, at 5:30pm on Tuesday, April 23.

An article that features Lin's work was published by NBC News on April 29. Learn more about the research behind some of this work in a 2018 CityArts article.


ZHI LIN: Tracing Chinese Workers' Footsteps to Promontory Summit

Zhi Lin: "Chinaman's Chance" on Promontory Summit


Zhi Lin: Chinese Railroad Workers of the Sierra Nevada

UW Libraries

Zhi Lin: Invisible and Unwelcome Chinese Railway Workers

Behind the Golden Spike: the Story of the Invisible and Unwelcome Chinese Railway Workers in Tacoma

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