Revolution

Walder, China under Mao - A Revolution Derailed (April 6, 2015)

May 12, 2015

Andrew G. Walder's book was reviewed by David Buck for H-Asia and is published here under Creative Commons license.

Wassertrom, Grandin, Hunt, and Young, eds., Human Rights and Revolutions, 2007

January 1, 2007

Christian W. Erickson reviews the book for H-Human-Rights, February 2008.

Elbaum, Revolution in the Air: Sixties Radicals Turn to Lenin, Mao and Che, 2006

January 1, 2006

Sean Purdy reviews the book for H-1960s, February 2007, credit H-Asia.

Chinese Communist Party Central Committee, “Resolution on Certain Questions in the History of our Party since the Founding of the People’s Republic of China,” June 27, 1981

June 27, 1981

This resolution repudiated “ultraleftism” as seen in Mao-led movements including the Cultural Revolution.

The Chinese People Have Stood Up! 1949

September 21, 1949

Opening address by Mao Zedong, Chairman of the Chinese Communist Party, at the First Plenary Session of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference.

Religion and Revolution in China

The Sigur Center for Asian Studies hosts a talk with Elizabeth Perry on religion in Communist China.

Events

August 5, 2020 - 4:00pm

During this digital report launch, PEN America and our panelists will discuss the pressures filmmakers confront and the choices they make in order to have their films be shown in China. 

August 20, 2020 - 4:00pm

The USC U.S.-China Institute presents a webinar with Han Li to examine how Chinese are rediscovering the rural China and idealizing rural life in the social media age. She'll also look at the social and political forces driving this trend.