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Lilly Schmaltz


Lilly is an #importedAsian from China.

She is currently obtaining her doctorate in cellular and molecular biology. Outside of her career, she advocates for human and adoptee rights. She aims to create safe and validating spaces for fellow transracial adoptees. Her love of reading and writing lead her to the world of book reviews and The Universal Asian.

As a contributor, Lilly hopes to share her love of books that represent both hyphenated and imported Asians. You can find her at

Lilly Schmaltz
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