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Date and Location

October 26, 2023
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM ET
Virtual

Contact

617-495-0557
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​The Rajawali Foundation Institute for Asia invites you to a virtual book talk discussion with Suisheng Zhao, Professor and Director of the Center for China-US Cooperation at Josef Korbel School of International Studies, University of Denver; author, The Dragon Roars Back: Transformational Leaders and Dynamics of Chinese Foreign Policy.

During this discussion, Professor Zhao will trace the dramatic shifts in China’s foreign policy since its founding in 1949 and the key roles played by Mao Zedong, Deng Xiaoping, and Xi Jinping. He will provide an overview of how each of these transformational leaders reshaped foreign policy to better fit their aims for China. Then, his presentation will focus on Xi Jinping’s power concentration and its implications for Chinese foreign policy.

Tony Saich, Daewoo Professor of International Affairs, Director of the Rajawali Foundation Institute for Asia, will moderate.   


Speakers and Presenters

​Suisheng Zhao, Professor and Director of the Center for China-US Cooperation at Josef Korbel School of International Studies, University of Denver; author, The Dragon Roars Back: Transformational Leaders and Dynamics of Chinese Foreign Policy.

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