As the dance over control of TikTok gets more complicated, last week it came out that the U.S. government has asked American-based video gaming companies where China’s Tencent is an owner or investor to detail how they handle the data of American players.
Ching Kwan Lee: Discussant of Labor
Professor Lee teaches sociology. Her current research focuses on the politics of rights and the changing citizenship regime in China. She’s also investigating Chinese investment and labor practices in Africa. Lee is the author or editor of five books and numerous articles. Two of her most recent books are Against the Law: Labor Protests in China’s Rustbelt and Sunbelt and Working in China: Ethnographies of Labor and Workplace Transformation.
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Please join the USC U.S.-China Institute for a book talk with author David Lampton. His new book examines China’s effort to create an intercountry railway system connecting China and its seven Southeast Asian neighbors.