Susan McClelland and Lucia Jang

Susan McClelland and Lucia Jang

Lucia Jang escaped from North Korea. She lives in Toronto with her two children. Her story has recently been featured as a documentary on CBC’s The Fifth Estate.


Susan McClelland is an award-winning investigative journalist and author. Her writing has appeared in publications including the Globe and Mail , Maclean’s, Canadian Living, Chatelaine and The Walrus . Her books include Bite of the Mango (Annick Press, 2008), The Last Maasai Warriors (Me to We, 2012) and T he Tale of Two Nazanins (Harper Collins, 2012), and she has won two Amnesty International Media Awards for excellence in human rights reporting.

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