About the speaker:
Dr. Xiuyu Wang is an Associate Professor of History at Washington State University, in Vancouver. Gaining a PhD from Carnegie Mellon University in 2006, he has taught courses on Chinese, East Asian and World History. Dr Wang's teaching and research interests focus on how the larger processes of nationalism, ethnicity and imperialism engage regional issues of cultural diversity and developmental unevenness.
In addition to China’s Last Imperial Frontier: Late Qing Expansion in Sichuan’s Tibetan Borderlands, other published works include “Tibet and Modern China.” In Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Asian History. Oxford University Press, 2020. More information on Dr Wang's recent publications can be see HERE