Liberal Arts & Interdisciplinary Studies Faculty
Hua Dong teaches courses on Chinese language and culture, and has also developed and led the immersive Chinese Language "Dialogue of Civilizations" program in China every year since 2007.
Prior to teaching Chinese at the college level, Hua was an associate producer and producer of several documentary films about modern and contemporary Chinese history and culture. The award-winning films were shown on PBS, numerous film festivals, and on exhibit in museums.
She was also involved with many Sino-American co-production television projects, including documentaries, The Gate of Heavenly Peace, Morning Sun, Yin Yu Tang at Peabody Essex Museum, and other projects with Children's Television Workshop.