The Chopsticks-Fork Principle: Multiculturalism and Humor
Aired: June 27, 2010
Writer and philosopher Cathy Bao Bean (pictured above) explores how humor can help us make sense of our increasingly diverse world. Based on her popular Horizon Speakers Bureau program “The Chopsticks-Fork Principle” Bean uses her personal experiences as a Chinese immigrant adapting to American life to highlight the philosophical differences between the East and West. The Horizon Speakers Bureau is available to New Jersey nonprofit organizations.
To Learn More Visit:
- Horizon Speakers Bureau: The New Jersey Council for the Humanities offers nonprofit organizations in New Jersey the opportunity to host a speaker on topics ranging from New Jersey history to religious studies to public policy.
- Cathy Bao Bean: Find out more about Bean’s work, where she’ll be speaking and her memoir, The Chopsticks-Fork Principle.