How University of Michigan Kicked Off Tony Hsu's Lifelong Search for His Grandfather

Tony Hsu, Xu Zhimo’s only grandson, studied electrical engineering at University of Michigan and plasma physics at Yale. So you can imagine it was a surprise to many that Hsu went on to become the bestselling author of Chasing the Modern: The Twentieth-Century Life of Poet Xu Zhimo. The Electrical Engineering Department of the University of Michigan, his alma mater, was delighted by their 1968 graduate's career trajectory and interviewed him about how his years at U-M led him back onto the path of discovering his grandfather. Read all about it on U-M’s The Michigan Engineer.