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Human Rights and Science: Fang Lizhi and China

Perry Link is Chancellorial Chair Professor for Innovative Teaching Comparative Literature and Foreign Languages at the University of California, Riverside and Emeritus Professor of East Asian Studies at Princeton University. He specializes in Chinese literature, language and politics. Prof. Link is the translator of Fang Lizhi’s Memoir: The Most Wanted Man in China: My Journey from Scientist to Enemy of the State.

Fang Lizhi,known as “China’s Sakhalov”, was a Chinese astrophysicist and democracy activist.

Sponsored by the Institute for China's Democratic Transition and Princeton U.S. China Coalition.