Oral History Center - UC Berkeley Library

Harvey Dong: Standing Up for a Third World Education: Third World Liberation Front Activist & UC Berkeley Ethnic Studies Lecturer

Interviewee(s):
Dong, Harvey
Interviewer(s):
Kim, Cristina
Title:
Harvey Dong: Standing Up for a Third World Education: Third World Liberation Front Activist & UC Berkeley Ethnic Studies Lecturer
Abstract:
Harvey Dong is a lecturer in UC Berkeley's Ethnic Studies Department & the owner of Eastwind Books. A Cal graduate, Dong was an active member of the Third World Liberation Front and active in the strike that resulted in the creation of Ethnic Studies at UCB. In this interview, Dong discusses his childhood, his early involvement in activism, and his role and recollections of the Third World Liberation Strike.
Subject area(s):
Education and University of California
Interview date(s):
2016
Project:
Education and University of California - Individual Interviews
Rights:
Dong, Harvey. "Harvey Dong: Standing Up for a Third World Education: Third World Liberation Front Activist & UC Berkeley Ethnic Studies Lecturer." Interview by Cristina Kim in 2016. Oral History Center, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, 2017.