Too Crazy, Too Rich?

“But why would I see it just because its cast is all Chinese? – Xia’an, one-star Douban Reviewer Crazy Rich Asians depicts how Chinese American Rachel Chu (Constance Wu) meets the ultra-rich and elite Singaporean-Chinese family of her boyfriend, Nick Young (Henry Golding). Complete with delectable Asian food and elements of Chinese culture, the film begins as a family visit and wedding for Nick’s best … Continue reading Too Crazy, Too Rich?

The Taiwan Strait: Voices From Across the Divide

  YIZHU HU explores the internal divides wrought by the separation of China and Taiwan. In Taiwan, a deliberate word choice in referring to China reveals one’s position on cross-strait issues.  While “the mainland” hints at the notion that mainland China and Taiwan are both regions of China, an outright “China” implies a belief that China and Taiwan are separate countries. However, as someone born and … Continue reading The Taiwan Strait: Voices From Across the Divide

2017 5 Under 25: Leaders in US-China Relations

This year’s feature “5 under 25: Leaders in U.S.-China Relations” profiles five students and professionals who have demonstrated exceptional passion and potential in strengthening the U.S.-China relationship. This year’s editorial board extends our gratitude to our judges, President of the American Chamber of Commerce in China Alan Beebe, Executive Director of the Paul Tsai China Center at Yale Law School Robert Williams, Associate Director at the … Continue reading 2017 5 Under 25: Leaders in US-China Relations