Author Talk with Ying-Ying Chang, The Woman Who Could Not Forget
Sun, May 22, 2011 @ 2:30pm - 4:00pm
The Rape of Nanking, a best-selling book by Iris Chang, documents the massacre and atrocities committed against hundreds of Chinese civilians by the Imperial Japanese Army during World War II. Now, Ying-Ying Chang, the mother of Iris Chang celebrates her daughter’s life through The Woman Who Could Not Forget. A telling and truthful memoir about her daughter’s perseverance and courage, Ying-Ying Chang shares and preserves Iris’ extraordinary life and legacy.
Ying-Ying Chang presents her illuminating book that provides a intimate look of her daughter’s life. A book signing will follow.
About the author
Ying-Ying Chang has a Ph.D. from Harvard University in biochemistry and was a research associate in biochemistry at the University of Illinois in Urbana-Champaign with her husband, Shau-Jin, a physics professor. She lives in San Jose, California and is on the board of the Iris Chang Memorial fund, irischangmemorialfund.net.
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