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Valentin Yuan-ling Chu

Valentin Yuan-ling Chu, Chinese author. Recipient special award United Nations International Essay Contest, 1948. Member Authors League American, Authors Guild, China Institute in American, Institute Noetic Sciences.

Background

  • Chu, Valentin Yuan-ling was born on February 14, 1919 in Shanghai, Republic of China. Came to the United States, 1956, naturalized, 1961. Son of Thomas V.D. and Rowena Sree Narayana (Zee) Tsu.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, St. John's U, Shanghai, 1940.

    Career

    • Assistant Shanghai Municipal Council, 1940-1942. Assistant manager, public, printer Thomas Chu & Sons, Shanghai, 1943-1945. Chief reporter China Press, 1945-1949.

      Public relations officer Center Air Transport Corporation, Hong Kong, 1949. Hong Kong correspondent Time & Life magazines, 1949-1956. With Time, Incorporated, New York York City, 1956-1976.

      Writer, assistant editor Time-Life Books, 1968-1976. Associate editor Reader's Digest General Books, 1978-1983. Lecturer on China.

    Works

    Membership

    Member Authors League American, Authors Guild, China Institute in American, Institute Noetic Sciences.

    Connections

    • Married Victoria Chao-yu Tsao, September 25, 1954. 1 child, Douglas Chi-hua.
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    Born February 14, 1919
    • 1940
      St. John's U
    • 1940 - 1942
      Assistant, Shanghai Municipal Council
    • 1943 - 1945
      assistant, manager
      Shanghai, China, China
    • 1945 - 1949
      chief reporter China Press
    • 1949
      public relations officer, Center Air Transport Corporation
      Hong Kong
    • 1949 - 1956
      Hong Kong correspondent Time & Life magazines
    • 1956 - 1976
      with Time
    • 1968 - 1976
      writer, editor Time-Life Books
    • 1968 - 1976
      assistant, editor Time-Life Books
    • 1978 - 1983
      associate, editor Reader's Digest General Books
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