Jeannie Suk Reception and Fundraiser

Thanks to those who joined us in raising a glass to Jeannie on Sunday, February 27, 2011. We successfully raised funds for the legal advocacy program of the Asian Task Force Against Domestic Violence (ATASK), that will be used towards meeting our goal for the recently-awarded challenge grant by The Theodore Edson Parker Foundation.  Visit our photo gallery for images from the event.

Crane Sponsors:

Asian American Lawyers Association of MA
Liza Cariaga-Lo
John Cogan
Korean Catholic Community of Boston
William & Ruth Hsiao
Sarah Kim
Eunice Lee
Paul W. Lee & Mary Y. Lee, MD
Rebecca Lee
Daniel Meltzer
John Palfrey
Martin Peretz
Carmen Tung

Butterfly Supporters:

William Alford & Yuanyuan Shen
Charles & Anne Fried
Joseph Koerner & Margaret Koster
Jill Honor & Yo-Yo Ma
Shirley Mark
Audrey Paek & Frank Miranda
Diane Rosenfeld
Moshe & Michal Safdie
Carol Steiker
Karen Tseng
Mariana Van Zuylen
Robert Bordone
Leland Cheung
Kay Dong
Martha Field
John & Julie Goldberg
Susan Hall
Tricia Harmon & Andrew Stone
Gish Jen
Leslie Jeng
Law Offices of Song K. Kim
Douglas Kysar
Frank & Ellen Michelman
Jackie Mow
Neri & Osvaldo Oxman-Golijov
Michael Patti & Nicole Lamy
Steven Pinker
Pardis Sabeti
Jed Shugerman & Danya Handelsman
Alan Stone
Janna Wagner
Deborah Wexler
Geoffrey & Annamarie Why
Michelle Wu
Diane Young-Spitzer
Emily Yu

Event Hosts:

Jim Aylward & Kija Kim
Linda Chin & Tom Workman, MD
Sarah Kim
Paul & Mary Lee, MD
Ann Marie & David Wilkins

Special thanks to:

Blue Fin - Middleton
Lynn Chang, Lisa Wong MD, Saki Takahashi, Chris Chang, & Alan Toda-Ambaras
Cambridge City Councilor, Leland Cheung
Brian Choi
William Joaquim, III

Jeannie Suk

Jeannie Suk is Professor of Law at Harvard Law School. She has been named a Guggenheim Fellow and appointed Senior Fellow of the Humanities Center at Harvard. Before joining the faculty in 2006, she served as a law clerk to Justice David Souter on the United States Supreme Court, and to Judge Harry Edwards on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit. She was educated at Yale (B.A. 1995) and at Oxford (D.Phil 1999) where she was a Marshall Scholar. She is a graduate of Harvard Law School (J.D. 2002), where she was Chair of the Harvard Law Review's Articles office. Her writing has appeared in the Yale Law Journal, Stanford Law Review, Wall Street Journal, Slate, and elsewhere. Her most recent book, At Home in the Law: How the Domestic Violence Revolution is Transforming Privacy, was awarded the Herbert Jacob Prize by the Law and Society Association.

Lynn Chang

A top prizewinner of the International Paganini Competition in Genoa Italy, violinist Lynn Chang has enjoyed an active and versatile international career as soloist, chamber musician, and educator for over twenty five years.  A native of Boston, Chang began his violin study at the age of seven with Sarah Scriven and Alfred Krips of the Boston Symphony Orchestra. He continued his studies at the Juilliard School under the tutelage of Ivan Galamian, then went on to receive his Bachelor’s Degree from Harvard University. Chang has collaborated with cellist Yo-Yo Ma on numerous occasions. Their performance of Leon Kirchner's Tryptich has been recorded for Sony Classical. Their world premiere performance of Ivan Tcherepin’s Double Concerto with the Greater Boston Youth Symphony Orchestra received the Grawmeyer Award for best new composition in 1995. In 2004, he participated in Ma's Silk Road Project residency at the Peabody Essex Museum in Massachusetts. He also collaborated with Dawn Upshaw on her Grammy Award winning CD, Girl with the Orange Lips.

On December 10, 2010, Lynn Chang was the solo violinist at the Nobel Peace Prize ceremony in Oslo, Norway in honor of 2010 Peace Prize laureate, Liu Xiaobo.

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