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2020/09/18 | Derek Sheridan

Do China and Africa Allow Us to Bring Back the Idea of Civilization?

There is much at stake in defining what a civilization is, who is included, who is excluded, and who can claim to speak for one.

2017/07/07 | Nuala Gathercole Lam

Foreigners in China Should Check Their Privilege

Why are Chinese hesitant to police foreigners’ bad behavior when they’re so quick to condemn their own?

2016/08/08 | Sarah Laskow

Did a Coded Message Lead an American to a Lost Civilization in China?

In 2016, the odds of finding a 'lost' civilization or even a city seem low. And yet...