Xin Zhang

School of Liberal Arts / Department of History IUPUI

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Areas of Expertise

Chinese current events, Chinese history, Chinese politics, Asian current events, international relations in Asia; U.S. relations with Asian countries including China, Japan and Korea.

Expert Bio

Xin Zhang, an associate professor of history in the School of Liberal Arts, was born in the People's Republic of China before he became a naturalized U.S. citizen. He has been a spokesman for the Chinese pro-democracy movement in the world. He became a history professor in 1993 and has been teaching Chinese and Asian history ever since.

He received his Ph.D. in Chinese history. He is an author of two major publications, one by the Cambridge University Press and the other forthcoming by Harvard University Press. He has been invited to speak at various meetings and conferences in the U.S. as well as in China.

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Updated on: July 8, 2022