New York – YCW NY: Kevin Peraino – “Mao, Truman, and the Birth of Modern China” (Tue, March 20th) with Kevin Peraino [Tuesday, March 20]

New York – YCW NY: Kevin Peraino – “Mao, Truman, and the Birth of Modern China” (Tue, March 20th) with Kevin Peraino [Tuesday, March 20]

In the opening months of 1949, President Harry S. Truman found himself faced with a looming diplomatic catastrophe—“perhaps the greatest that this country has ever suffered,” as the journalist Walter Lippmann put it. Throughout the spring and summer, Mao Zedong’s

New York – Chinese Students in America – A Transformative Force on Campus with Peggy Blumenthal, Isabelle (Muge) Niu, Siqi Tu, Isaac Stone Fish [Peggy Blumenthal, Isabelle (Muge) Niu, Siqi Tu and Isaac Stone Fish]

New York – Chinese Students in America – A Transformative Force on Campus with Peggy Blumenthal, Isabelle (Muge) Niu, Siqi Tu, Isaac Stone Fish [Peggy Blumenthal, Isabelle (Muge) Niu, Siqi Tu and Isaac Stone Fish]

There are now roughly 330,000 Chinese students studying at American universities — a more than five-fold increase in just 10 years. The sheer size and rapid growth of this cohort are having seismic effects on American campuses, as well as