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Is China Getting Better at Charming Southeast Asia on the South China Sea?
November 17, 2016
Is China Getting Better at Charming Southeast Asia on the South China Sea?
Beijing looks to be getting better at how it uses soft power in the region.
Is China Getting Better at Charming Southeast Asia on the South China Sea?
'Lovable' Taiwan and Its Soft Power Quest
August 18, 2016
'Lovable' Taiwan and Its Soft Power Quest
Taiwan's deputy minister of culture speaks with The Diplomat.
'Lovable' Taiwan and Its Soft Power Quest
China’s Foothold in Struggling Australian Media
June 10, 2016
China’s Foothold in Struggling Australian Media
Paid-for propaganda or propagating the tedious?
China’s Foothold in Struggling Australian Media
Apple, the FBI, and the US Soft Power Edge
March 02, 2016
Apple, the FBI, and the US Soft Power Edge
If the U.S. wants to keep its soft power edge over China, Apple needs to win.
Apple, the FBI, and the US Soft Power Edge
China Looks to Hollywood
September 16, 2015
China Looks to Hollywood
Chinese firms are stepping up their investments in Hollywood, to protect their own market share.
China Looks to Hollywood
Asia’s Soft Power Deficit
July 22, 2015
Asia’s Soft Power Deficit
The Asia-Pacific may be racing ahead economically, but it still lags the West in soft power, according to new research.
Asia’s Soft Power Deficit
How Much Can China Offer in Africa’s Ebola Crisis?
September 20, 2014
How Much Can China Offer in Africa’s Ebola Crisis?
A lot, according to Chinese state media. The reality is more complicated.
How Much Can China Offer in Africa’s Ebola Crisis?
The Undoing of China’s Soft Power
August 08, 2014
The Undoing of China’s Soft Power
Beijing is struggling to effectively direct soft power at its cross-strait neighbor.
The Undoing of China’s Soft Power
Ruhan Jia: Can China’s State-Sponsored Pop Star Win Western Favor?
January 28, 2014
Ruhan Jia: Can China’s State-Sponsored Pop Star Win Western Favor?
Ruhan’s squeaky-clean image is a stark contrast to her hard-partying Western peers.
Ruhan Jia: Can China’s State-Sponsored Pop Star Win Western Favor?
The Shanghai Ballet: A Model for Chinese Cultural Diplomacy?
August 28, 2013
The Shanghai Ballet: A Model for Chinese Cultural Diplomacy?
A successful U.K. debut may have some useful lessons for Beijing.
The Shanghai Ballet: A Model for Chinese Cultural Diplomacy?
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