Kachuen (Carol) Gee, Co-Chair, firstname.lastname@example.org (2012-2014)
Jianye He, Co-Chair, email@example.com (2011-2013)
Michelle Chan, firstname.lastname@example.org (2012-2014)
Belinda Chiang, Belinda.email@example.com (2012-2014)
Fu Zhuo firstname.lastname@example.org (2012-2014)
Lianglei Qi, lqi,@cheyney.edu (2012-2014)
Yong Ming Wang, email@example.com (2011-2013)
Is this an interim or annual report? Interim
List significant activities the committee has done since last report:
The Committee has sent out its"call for best book award" announcement on January 2, 2013, with guidelines and recommendation form attached. So far, co-chair Kachuen Gee has received one recommendation from Min Chou. She recommended "My Last Empress: a novel" by Da Chen, published in 2012 by Crown.
List committee recommendations, if any, to the Board:
The 2012 Committee found it difficult to determine accurately the ethnic origin of the author, and it is politically incorrect to ask such a question directly of the author. Perhaps this requirement should be changed or removed.