Book Discussion on Journey Across the Four Seas

Veronica Li talked about her new book, Journey Across the Four Seas,. The book chronicles the experiences of Ms. Li’s mother,… read more

Veronica Li talked about her new book, Journey Across the Four Seas,. The book chronicles the experiences of Ms. Li’s mother, Flora Li, who grew up in Hong Kong and was one of the few women to attend Hong Kong University before fleeing the Japanese occupation in 1941. Flora Li eventually moved to the United States to provide a better life for her family. Ms. Li responded to audience members' questions.

Veronica Li worked as a reporter for the Asian Wall Street Journal, Agence France-Presse and Congressional Quarterly before working for the World Bank in East Asia and East Africa. She also is the author of Nightfall in Mogadishu. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Book Discussion on Journey Across the Four Seas

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196724-1
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Public Affairs Event
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Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Feb 25, 2007
Last Aired:
Apr 8, 2007

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  • Feb 25, 2007 | 2:02pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 03, 2007 | 12:01pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 02, 2007 | 4:23am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 08, 2007 | 1:17am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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