Journey Lefay, Librarian, International Languages


Portrait of Dr. William "Bill" Chun-Hoon and the Chinatown Branch Library in the background

Spotlight On Educator and Activist Dr. William Chun-Hoon

January 03, 2023

Dr. William "Bill" Chun-Hoon (1928 - 2019) was an educator and a community activist for the community of Chinatown in Los Angeles. Chun-Hoon was born in Honolulu, Hawaii, and was the 12th child in a family of 15. In 1973, Dr.