Orville Schell and John Delury on the Rise of China
Orville Schell and John Delury Speak on the Rise of Modern China
Hear about China's dramatic rise from "imperial doormat to global economic powerhouse" from two experts on the topic. Orville Schell, Arthur Ross Director of the Asia Society's Center on U.S.-China Relations and former Dean of UC Berkeley's Graduate School of Journalism, and John Delury, Associate Director of the Asia Society's Center on U.S.-China Relations, co-authored the book Wealth and Power: China's Long March to the Twenty-First Century
. You'll catch a glimpse into China's future and learn about some of the country's most influential leaders, political figures, writers and activists who helped create today's China. They'll sign your book afterward, too.
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