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School Visits - General Information

"Red Scarf Girl" Presentation

  • Background of Cultural Revolution
  • A short account of the author's experiences during the Cultural Revolution
  • Question and answer session

Age Preference: Middle school, high school and college

"Magical Monkey King" Presentation

  • Introduction of Chinese history and culture
  • Brief summary of the author's life in China and America
  • The background and synopsis of Monkey King story
  • A reading from one chapter of the book
  • Question and answer session

Age Preference: Elementary


For more Information, please contact:

E-mail: info@JiLiJiang.com
Tel: (510) 601-5779


Audience Size: Anywhere from a few dozen to several hundred, depending on your needs and facility.

Equipment:

    • A power point projector
    • A laptop
    • A microphone if the group is larger than 50 students
    • Screen or wall space for power point presentation, and the ability to darken the room

Honorarium and Other Fee

    • San Francisco Bay Area: $1,300 for a full day visit, and $700 for a half day visit.

      A full day visit includes:

        • Two 45 minutes presentations plus 15 minutes Q&A each;
        • A small group discussion or classroom visits (30-40 minutes );
        • Book signing

      A half day visit includes:

        • One 45 minutes presentation plus 15 minutes Q&A;
        • Book signing

      Outside of San Francisco Bay Area: $1,300 per day plus travel expenses.

    If the entire day is booked by one school, the author will do:

        • Two 45 minutes presentations plus 15 minutes Q&A each;
        • A small group discussion or classroom visits (30-40 minutes );
        • Book signing

    If the day is shared by two schools, the author will do:

        • One 45 minutes presentation plus 15 minutes Q&A at each school;
        • Book signing

    Travel expenses include air ticket, hotel, meals and rental car. It varies as follows. If the entire trip is only one day (one school or shared by two schools), the travel expenses will be $200 more.

        • West coast: $300 per day
        • East coast: $400 per day
        • Between coasts: $350 per day

Notes:

  • If nearby schools would like to share a day to reduce the cost, the schools should coordinate the schedules. 15 minutes break plus travel time between presentations is preferred.
  • Three-day trips are recommended for cost and time effectiveness. The librarian's Internet network is an effective channel to recruit nearby schools.

Books:
The author can bring both books at a 20% discount for autograph. Preorder is preferred.

Speaker :
The author is also available to speak at conferences and conventions. The honorarium is negotiable depending on the number of attendees and location.