Michael Gibbs Hill is Associate Professor of Chinese and Comparative Literature and Director of the Center for Asian Studies and the Program in Chinese at the University of South Carolina. His first book, Lin Shu, Inc.: Translation and the Making of Modern Chinese Culture, was published by Oxford University Press in 2012, and his translation of Wang Hui’s China from Empire to Nation-State is forthcoming from Harvard University Press.
Last Updated: July 1, 2014
Last week, ChinaFile published a discussion on the debate over Confucius Institutes–Chinese language and culture programs affiliated with China’s Ministry of Education—and their role on university campuses. The topic, and several of the...