Born in Hong Kong and raised in Los Angeles, Jade Wu has worked on U.S. foreign assistance projects in Malawi, Kosovo, Germany, Philippines, Iraq and Afghanistan. Her essays have appeared in the New York Times, International Herald Tribune, Chicago Tribune, and Foreign Policy Journal. She has spoken on World Affairs Today, Voice of America, and at the World Affairs Council of Washington, D.C. Her book, Flash Points: Lessons Learned and Not Learned in Malawi, Kosovo, Iraq, and Afghanistan is a finalist for the 2017 Foreword Nonfiction Book Prize in Political Science.
Awards and Recognition
- 2017 Foreword Nonfiction Book Prize Finalist in Political Science.