Historical Shenanigans

Nazi soldiers shoot a Jewish family hiding under the floorboards.

Reimagining History to Challenge the Present   In both China and the United States there is a shared, mainstream historical memory, constructed through standardized education systems, the media, and widely accepted canonical texts.  These memories do not have to be accurate to have power–as long as they are widely believed, they form basis for many […]

Max Rozycki

Max Rozycki is a senior at the College of William and Mary majoring in Chinese and Economics.  His interests include Chinese cinema, medieval Chinese economics, and etymology.  Max has been an avid sinophile since 2009 (although the Koreans seem like all right guys as well), but has come to realize that his lack of experience […]