Peter J. Carroll teaches Chinese History at Northwestern University. His research and writing has focused on urban history, gender/sexuality, historic preservation, and suicide in 20th century China.

Last Updated: February 16, 2022



Remembering Jonathan Spence

Pamela Kyle Crossley, Sherman Cochran & more
A few weeks after Jonathan Spence, the celebrated historian of China, died at Christmas, ChinaFile began collecting reminiscences from his classmates, doctoral students, and colleagues spanning the five decades of his extraordinary career as a...