China Expert Will Speak Oct. 20
release: October 13, 2000
For more information, contact Gabrielle
China historian Jonathan Spence will discuss the relationship
between China and the rest of the contemporary world on Friday,
Oct. 20, at 8 p.m. at Fogelman Executive Center. The talk
is free and open to the public.
lecture will explore the different ways in which China's history
and experiences affect the country today. Spence, a professor
of history at Yale University, is the author of more than
a dozen books on Chinese history and culture. Some, such as
The Death of Woman Wang, are popular sellers outside scholarly
markets. His most recent publication is a biography of Mao
University of Memphis Faculty Senate is sponsoring the talk.
more information, call The U of M's Center for Interdisciplinary
Studies at 678-3516.
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