Conference Sessions (Co)-Sponsored by CHUS at the 2023 AHA

Conference Sessions (Co)-Sponsored by CHUS at the 2023 AHA

NOTE: Detailed information about these sessions will be posted here when the AHA conference program goes online.

In the Realm of Modernization and Revolution: Exploring James Gao’s World of History

Panel Organizer and Chair: Zhiguo Yang, University of Wisconsin-River Falls

Discussant: Xi Wang, Indiana University of Pennsylvania

Presenters:

Zhiguo Yang, University of Wisconsin-River Falls

Jeremy Brown, Simon Fraser University

Xiaobing Li, University of Central Oklahoma

Snapshots: Perceptions and China-US Encounters on Diplomatic, Commercial, Cultural, and Educational Fronts from the Early 19th Century to the Present

Panel Organizer: Shuhua Fan, University of Scranton

Chair: Yanqiu Zheng, Social Science Research Council

Discussant: Guolin Yi, Providence College

Presenters:

Dan Du, University of North Carolina at Charlotte

Shuhua Fan, University of Scranton

Tao Wang, Iowa State University (Co-authored with Niu Jun)

Mao Lin, Georgia Southern University

Roundtable: Engaging the Studies of Blackness in China: Scholarship and Curriculum Development

Organizer: Danke Li, Fairfield University

Chair: Yunxiang Gao, Ryerson University (Canada)

Participants:

Yunxiang Gao, Ryerson University (Canada)

Danke Li, Fairfield University

Xi Wang, Indiana University of Pennsylvania

Guangzhi Huang, Thomas Jefferson University

Ruodi Duan, Haverford College

Zifeng Liu, Cornell University

Xinjiang and Central Asia: China’s Strategic Shift

Organizer: Xiaoxiao Li, University of Central Oklahoma

Chair: Jessica Sheetz-Nguyen, University of Central Oklahoma

Discussant: Harold Tanner, University of North Texas

Presenters:

Baktybek Beshimov, Northeastern University

Yi Sun, University of San Diego

Xiaobing Li, University of Central Oklahoma

Xiaoxiao Li, University of Central Oklahoma

Roundtable: Teaching Contentious China in Polarized American Universities

Organizer: Qiong Liu, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

Chair: Yidi Wu, Elon University

Participants:

Yidi Wu, Elon University

Qiong Liu, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

Xiangli Ding, Rhode Island School of Design

Lei Duan, Sam Houston State University

Transnational Gender and Women in Modern China

Organizer: Haoran Ni, The University of Kansas

Chair: Dewen Zhang, Randolph-Macon College

Discussant: Margaret Tillman, Purdue University

Presenters:

Aihua Zhang, Gardner-Webb University

Xuening Kong, Purdue University

Haoran Ni, The University of Kansas

Hanchao Lu, Georgia Institute of Technology

Mapping the Important Changes of 20th Century China: Writing History, Political Maneuvers, and National Transformation

Organizer: Patrick Fuliang Shan, Grand Valley State University

Chair: Qiong Zhang, Wake Forest University

Discussant: Dr. Guo Wu, Allegheny College

Presenters:

Xiaobing Li, University of Central Oklahoma

Qiang Fang, University of Minnesota Duluth

Patrick Fuliang Shan, Grand Valley State University

China in the Socialist World: Translation, Adaptation, and Appropriation

Organizer: Ying Xing, The University of Hong Kong

Chair and Discussant: Pu Wang, Brandeis University

Presenters:

Yaowen Dong, University of Wisconsin-Madison

Yiming Ma, University of California, Santa BarbaraYing Xing, The University of Hong Kong

Chinese Women’s Lives in Their Own Voices

Organnizer and Chair: Dewen Zhang, Randolph-Macon College

Discussant: Gail Hershatter, University of California Santa Cruz

Presenters:

Ruoyun Bai, University of Toronto

Chen Dandan, State University of New York at Farmingdale

Shuang Chen, University of Iowa

Yu Wang, University of Macau

Roundtable: Bridging Cultural and Political Divides: Unique Challenges and Opportunities of Teaching Modern China As CHUS Historians in the Post-Pandemic World (Co-sponsored by CHUS and AHA)

Organizer: Qiong Zhang, Wake Forest University

Chair: Yi Sun, University of San Diego

Participants:

Dan Du, University of North Carolina at Charlotte

Patrick Fuliang Shan, Grand Valley State University

Yi Sun, University of San Diego

Guo Wu, Allegheny College

Qiong Zhang, Wake Forest University