Former political prisoner Harry Wu to discuss US-China relations


    LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Human rights activist Harry Wu, who spent nearly two decades as a Chinese political prisoner, will speak at the University of Louisville Jan. 23 about U.S.-China relations.

    Wu’s talk, “In the Mouth of the Dragon: U.S. and China Relations in the 21st Century,” will be the UofL Center for Asian Democracy’s annual lecture on Asian democracy.

    His lecture will begin at 7 p.m. in the Brown & Williamson Club at Papa John’s Cardinal Stadium, 2800 S. Floyd St. Guests should enter through Gate 6. Wu’s talk and reception afterward are free and public, but guests are asked to register for tickets by emailing or calling 502-852-2667.

    Judy Hughes
    Judy Hughes is a senior communications and marketing coordinator for UofL’s Office of Communications and Marketing and associate editor of UofL Magazine. She previously worked in news as a writer and editor for a daily newspaper and The Associated Press.