“Do you know what a foreign accent is? It’s a sign of bravery.”
Best-selling author, former law associate and award-winning academic, Amy Chua is the John M. Duff Jr Professor of Law at Yale Law School where she specialises in topics ranging from ethnic conflict, globalisation and international business transactions. Chua has been named one of Atlantic Monthly’s Brave Thinkers, one of Foreign Policy’s Global Thinkers and has been named one of TIME’s 100 most influential people.
Alongside her best-selling parenting memoir, Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother, Chua has written for major publications on the state of American politics, tribalism, identity politics, polarization, and nationalism. Most recently, she was awarded the Lux and Veritas Prize by the Buckley Institute for fostering intellectual diversity in her classroom and beyond.
"Chua’s work strives to traverse "the no-go areas around which others usually tip-toe.” - The New York Times