The Woman Who Could Not Forget,

Iris Chang Before and Beyond The Rape of Nanking, A Memoir


by Ying-Ying Chang






A moving, illuminating memoir about the life of world-famous

author and historian, Iris Chang, as told by her mother


Iris Chang’s best-selling book, The Rape of Nanking,

forever changed the way the world view the Second World War in Asia


Sunday 5 June 2011  (Free Admission)

Alice McKay Room, Vancouver Public Library, Central Branch, 350 West Georgia Street


2:00 – 3:30 PM    Book Reading

Followed by the screening of Iris Chang – The Rape of Nanking, a feature-length documentary film

about a young woman’s journey to bring one of the darkest chapters of history to light


A limited number of pre-signed copies of the book will be available for purchase at the event.  There will be no booksigning for audience on site.




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Another book reading event in Mandarin co-sponsored by Richmond Public Library will be held on June 3 (Fri) at 7:30 pm at Brighouse Branch

中文(普通話)書介及簽名會由列治文公立圖書館共同贊助於63(星期五) 晚上7:30 Brighouse Branch, 7700 Minoru Gate 舉行



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