Campus Vigil for Xiyue Wang

Xiyue Wang with his wife, Hua Qu, and son
Event date: 
October 3, 2019 - 5:00pm
Audience: 
Public

Free Xiyue Wang poster October 2019 Campus VigilThree Years Behind Bars for Research

A campus vigil to support Xiyue Wang, a Princeton Ph.D. student in history who has been wrongfully imprisoned since August 2016 in Iran.

Gather to support Xiyue Wang and reaffirm our commitment to global scholarship and scholarly freedom.

Thursday, October 3, 2019

5pm
East Pyne Courtyard

Featuring:

Tracy K. Smith, Roger S. Berlind '52 Professor in the Humanities and Chair, Lewis Center for the Arts
Anthony Grafton, Henry Putnam University Professor of History
Molly Greene, Professor of History and Hellenic Studies
Stanley N. Katz, President Emeritus, American Council of Learned Societies

with:

Hua Qu, wife of Xiyue Wang
A reading from Xiyue by History students
William Whitham, graduate student, history

For more info, contact Michael McGovern (mmcgovern@princeton.edu).

FreeXiyueWang.com