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U.S.-China Relations: The Stories so Far: A Discussion with John Pomfret

Please join the Kissinger Institute for a discussion with writer and former Washington Post correspondent John Pomfret on his new book, The Beautiful Country and the Middle Kingdom: America and China, 1776 to the Present.

When:
February 16, 2017 10:30am to 12:00pm
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In his latest work, John Pomfret, the author of Chinese Lessons unscrolls the history of mutual influence between the United States and China, highlighting the diplomats, thinkers, warriors, students, actresses, rascals, and revolutionaries who have shaped the two nations’ relationship for good and ill over a quarter millennium. Many of the breakthroughs and illusions Pomfret traces through these stories are relevant today as Beijing and Washington reconsider the goals and benefits of bilateral relations.
 
This book will be available for purchase.
 
Speaker
John Pomfret
Author, The Beautiful Country and the Middle Kingdom
 
Moderator
Robert Daly
Director, Kissinger Institute on China and the United States
 
Cost: 
Free and Open to the Public. RSVP Required.
Phone Number: 
202-691-4000

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