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Channy Laux shares story behind her personal memoir

Channy Chhi Laux, daughter- in-law to Jackie Laux, was in Bridgeport earlier this summer to share the story behind her book “Short Hair Detention,” a personal memoir.

Her story begins when the Communists took over, progresses through extreme starvation, forced labor, multiple escape attempts and concludes with how freedom was regained. The book reveals intimate details of how daughter-mother love gave Laux the strength to survive year-round unforgiving conditions.


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