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Mao, the Chinese Revolution and After

Jung Chang and Jon Halliday, authors of Mao: the unknown story, participate in a public debate at LSE on Wednesday 12 October

The long awaited biography of Mao Tse-tung by Jung Chang, author of the best-selling Wild Swans, and Jon Halliday, has been published to rave reviews. The two will discuss the life, times and legacy of Mao and Maoism with Professor Michael Cox and Professor Arne Westad, directors of the Cold War Studies Centre at LSE.

Mao, the Chinese Revolution and After is on Wednesday 12 October at 6.30pm in the Old Theatre, Old Building, LSE, Houghton Street, London WC2A. This event is free and open to all but a ticket is required. Members of the public can find ticket information here

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Notes:

This lecture is the first in a series of Cold War Studies Centre America as Another Country lectures. Further events over the next term include:

4 October 2005

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