A Word of Advice to the Biden Administration

Spectres & Souls Vignettes, moments and meditations
on China and America, 1861-2021   On cue, the Chinese media began publishing articles about the ‘revolving door’ in Washington following the US presidential election in early November 2020.… Read

The State of the Sino-American Pas de Deux in 2021

Spectres & Souls Vignettes, moments and meditations
on China and America, 1861-2021   We have previously compared the relationship between the United States and the People’s Republic of China to the Apache Dance, a Parisian stage act famous at the Moulin Rouge in the early twentieth century.… Read

Introducing Xu Zhangrun’s Ten Letters from a Year of Plague

Viral Alarm Viral Alarm, the theme of China Heritage Annual 2020, was inspired by ‘When Fury Overcomes Fear’, an impassioned critique of Xi Jinping, his government and their disastrous initial response to the COVID-19 epidemic written by Professor Xu Zhangrun 許章潤.… Read