Center for the Study of Contemporary China

Advancing high-quality research and teaching in all fields of studies on contemporary China

Upcoming Events

Susan D Blum: Ungrading and Related Practices
Duke Kunshan University Colloquium | The Yellow River: A Natural and Unnatural History
Duke Scholars Lecture Series | Worldviews and the Planetary Politics: Oceans, Gardens, and Jungles
2022 CSCC Student Research Showcase - Virtual Poster Session
Ascension 登楼叹: Documentary Screening with Filmmaker

Featured Faculty

Fan Liang

Assistant Professor of Media, Duke Kunshan University

Dr. Fan Liang is an Assistant Professor of Media at Duke Kunshan University. His research focuses on the intersection of digital media, political communication, technology governance, and computational social science. Recently, Dr. Liang has published 2 journal articles. We will highlight the paper titled The making of “good” Citizen: China’s Social Credit Systems and infrastructures of social quantification, which was published in Policy & Internet.

Behind the Scenes with DR. Fan Liang

Featured Student

Xiao(Anne) Liu

Class of 2023

Xiao(Anne) Liu is a senior student majoring in Media and Arts in the Art History track. Starting from the Summer of 2020, Ben Van Overmeire, Assistant Professor of Religious Studies at DKU, proposed a research project titled Zen and the Art of Detection. With funding obtained firstly from the UG Office and later from the CSCC, and under the guidance of Professor Van Overmeire, Anne Liu and Yuan Li, two freshmen students back then, analyzed a host of Chinese-language novels, looking for traces of Zen and detective tropes. Read More

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