Author Chang asks 'What Does an American Look Like?' April 30
Posted April 30, 2003; 10:31 a.m.
Author Iris Chang will deliver a lecture titled "What Does an American Look Like?" as the closing event for Asian Pacific American Heritage Month at 8 p.m. Wednesday, April 30, in McCosh 50.
Chang is the author of the best seller "The Rape of Nanking" and a new book, "The Chinese in America." Her lecture will take a fresh look at what it means to be an American and draw a complex portrait of hardships faced by minorities.
Chang has been awarded the John T. and Catherine D. MacArthur Foundation's Program on Peace and International Cooperation Award and the Woman of the Year Award from the Organization of Chinese Americans. Her work also has appeared in many publications, such as Newsweek, The New York Times and the Los Angeles Times.
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