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Diana Fu: Mobilizing Without the Masses

April 11, 2018 @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm

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Speaker: Dr. Diana Fu, University of Toronto

Diana Fu is assistant professor of Asian politics. Her research examines the relationship between popular contention, state power, and civil society in contemporary China.  She is the author of  “Mobilizing Without the Masses: Control and Contention in China,” (Cambridge Studies in Contentious Politics Series and Columbia University’s Studies of the Weatherhead East Asia Institute).  Articles that are part of this broader project have appeared in Governance (2017), Comparative Political Studies (2017), The China Journal (2018), among others.

She graduated for Oxford University with distinction where she studied as a Rhodes Scholar.  She was a Walter H. Shorenstein Postdoctoral Fellow at Stanford University and a Predoctoral Fellow at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.  Her writing and research have appeared in The EconomistForeign AffairsThe Washington PostBoston Review, Nick Kristof’s On the Ground Blog (The New York Times), PostGlobal, and Global Brief.



April 11, 2018
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
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CGIS South S020, Belfer Case Study Room
1730 Cambridge St.
Cambridge, MA 02138 United States
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Fairbank Center for Chinese Studies

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