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Han Suyin
Han Suyin
Nationality: Chinese
Han Suyin
Nationality: Chinese

Han Suyin , is the pen name of Elizabeth Comber, born Rosalie Elisabeth Kuanghu Chow . She is a Chinese-born Eurasian author of several books on modern China, novels set in East Asia, and autobiographical works, as well as a physician. She currently resides in Lausanne and has written in English and French.

Han Suyin was born in Xinyang, Henan province, China. Her father was a Belgium-educated Chinese engineer surnamed Chow , of Hakka heritage, while her mother was a Flemish Belgian. In 1938 Han Suyin married Pao H. Tang , a Chinese Nationalist military officer, who was to become a general. They adopted one daughter .

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