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Nicholas Kristof Sheryl WuDunn

Journalists and Humanitarians

A Path Appears: How an Individual Can Change the World


Oct. 6, 2016 @ 7:30 p.m.

Texas Hall

Audience Q&A and book-signing to follow lecture.

Husband-and-wife duo Nicholas Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn combine journalism and activism in their unique brand of reporting centered on human rights abuses and advocacy. As a couple, the pair received a Pulitzer in journalism for their coverage of China’s Tiananmen Square democracy movement, making them the first married couple to receive the honor. Their co-written novels include China Wakes: The Struggle for the Soul of a Rising Power and the best-selling Half the Sky: Turning Oppression into Opportunity for Women Worldwide. Kristof is a columnist for The New York Times and WuDunn is a business executive and entrepreneur.