Rebecca E. Karl is Professor of History at New York University. She is the author of “The Magic of Concepts: History and the Economic in Twentieth-Century China,” “Mao Zedong and China in the Twentieth-Century World: A Concise History” and “Staging
Professor Hans van de Ven is the Director of Studies in Asian and Middle Eastern Studies at St Catharine’s College, University of Cambridge. Educated in the Netherlands at Leiden University and in the USA at Harvard, he is an expert
Yangyang Cheng is a postdoctoral research associate at Cornell University and a member of the CMS experiment at the Large Hadron Collider. Born and raised in China, Cheng received her Ph.D. in physics from the University of Chicago in 2015
YCW chats to Maria Repnikova, Assistant Professor of Global Communication at Georgia State University, about how Chinese state media and citizen journalists shape narratives on COVID-19.
Johan van de Ven, Senior Analyst at RWR Advisory Group, explains how China’s Belt and Road Initiative is responding to global trends and growing in influence, and also shares his insights on the evolving U.S.-China relationship.