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Speaker(s): Professor Chen Jian
Chair: Dr Robin Archer
Recorded on 2 March 2017 at Hong Kong Theatre, Clement House
Few historical figures and events are more influential yet controversial than Mao and the Chinese revolution. This lecture will examine their political and moral legacies.
Chen Jian is Distinguished Global-Network Professor of History at New York University/NYUShanghai, and Hu Shih Professor Emeritus at Cornell University.
Robin Archer is Director of the Ralph Miliband Programme at LSE.
The Ralph Miliband Programme (@RMilibandLSE) is one of LSE's most prestigious lecture series and seeks to advance Ralph Miliband's spirit of free social inquiry.