Newly published: a new photobook on the Forbidden City that I helped put together with the publisher Assouline.
I wrote a 4,000-word introduction, in which I talk about how the Forbidden City has returned to the center of Chinese culture.
Big question! One answer is to look at what some of the countries thinkers are writing, something that’s been hard for non-Chinese speakers to do. In this article for SupChina I profile David Ownby’s Reading the China Dream translation project.