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Iris Shun-Ru Chang, American writer. Recipient Peace and International Cooperative award John Daughter of and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation, 1992, National Woman of Year award Organization Chinese American Women, 1998; research grantee National Science Foundation, 1993, Harry Truman Presidential Library., 1993. Member Committee of One Hundred.

Background

Chang, Iris Shun-Ru was born on March 28, 1968 in Princeton, New Jersey, United States. Daughter of Shau-Jin and Ying-Ying Chang.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Journalism, University Illinois, 1989. Master of Arts in Writing, Johns Hopkins University, 1991. Doctorate (honorary), College Wooster, 2002.

Works

Membership

Member Committee of One Hundred.

Connections

Married Bretton Lee Douglas, August 17, 1991, one child, Christopher.

father:
Shau-Jin Chang

mother:
Ying-Ying Chang

spouse:
Bretton Lee Douglas