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Before you do, listen to co-director Jennifer Lin and educator Amy Cohen discuss how the documentary brings U.S.-China history to life. This program was presented by the U.S. China Institute at the University of Southern California, which is a member of the National Consortium for Teaching About Asia.
A former social studies teacher in a Philadelphia magnet school, Amy has created a lesson plan, available here and at left, to guide teachers on the historical context of the 1973 tour of the Philadelphia Orchestra.