The SF Chronicle magazine ran a lengthy cover story yesterday on Iris Chang and her struggle with bi-polar disorder. "Historian Iris Chang won many battles. The war she lost raged within."
Iris Chang 1968-2005
Melissa Hung is the founding editor of Hyphen. She was the editor in chief for the magazine's first five years and went on to serve in many other leadership roles on the staff and board for more than a decade. She is a writer and freelance journalist. Her essays and reported stories have appeared in NPR, Vogue, Pacific Standard, Longreads, and Catapult, among others. She grew up in Texas, the eldest child of immigrants. Find her on Twitter and Instagram.