Articles

My piece in the New York Times on Xi's efforts to keep a lid on China's explosive religious…
Oct 7, 2016
Are Chinese really as atheistic as a recent Gallup poll suggests? I take a closer look.
Jul 2, 2015
I was a panelist along with Brown University's Rebecca Nedostup on this show about China's…
Apr 1, 2015
In this two-part Q&A with U Rochester anthropologist John Osburg, we discuss in parts 1 the…
Dec 18, 2014
I'll be in Chicago and St. Louis for a series of talks sponsored by the Pulitzer Center. One of…
Oct 24, 2014
Not all books in China are pirated, thanks to China's growing middle class. A good example is the…
May 29, 2012