China in the 21st Century: What Everyone Needs to Know
All Library locations will close at 3 p.m. on Wednesday, December 17 for a staff development event. We will reopen for regular hours Thursday, December 18.
The need to understand China has never been more pressing, yet the complexity of this ever-transforming giant doesn’t make that easy.
China expert Jeffrey N. Wasserstrom provides answers to the most urgent questions regarding the world’s newest superpower in a discussion of his book China in the 21st Century: What Everyone Needs to Know. Wasserstrom is Chancellor’s Professor of History at the University of California, Irvine.
Co-sponsored by the Edgar Snow Memorial Foundation and the Kansas City Chinese American Association.