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A Giant Awakes™ – Understanding China in the Modern World: The Age of Humiliation
This lecture will focus on China’s response to the onslaught of Western colonialism in the 19th century and its devastating impact on Chinese economic and political stability. An invitation to join this online workshop will be sent to participants 1-2 days prior to the event . Adults. (R)
Jim Levey holds a Masters in China Studies from the Asian Institute, St. John’s University, New York. In 2018, he researched and wrote a new curriculum (reviewed by China experts at Columbia) that spans Chinese history from antiquity to present, to enable a more insightful view of “China in the Modern World”.