September 07, 2018
British Loot and China’s Belt and Road
By Bonnie Girard
Does the past augur the future?
November 23, 2016
William Mesny: The Mercenary Mandarin
By David Leffman
An Englishman's rise (and fall) in Qing-dynasty China.
December 10, 2015
Interview: Benjamin Elman
By Emanuel Pastreich
"The 'rise of China' narrative can be read in different ways, and for Japan it is a challenge."
November 11, 2014
China’s Marijuana Surprise
By Hayato Watanabe
Despite a long anti-drug crusade, Beijing is positioned to be a major player in the cannabis market.
October 11, 2014
Putting Hong Kong in Historical Context
By Peter Harris
‘The Occupy Central movement is about a lot of things that concern China’s present and its future.’