The Chiang Kai-shek You Don't Know: Secrets of the Chiang Kai-shek Diary

Tianshi Yang, Senior Research Fellow, Institute of Modern History,Chinese Academy of Social Sciences


1. The relationship between Chiang and foreign powers
2. the relationship between Chiang and the KMT party
3. the relationship between Chiang and the Communist party.
4. Chiang's personality and marriage.

Prof. Yang is Senior Research Fellow at Modern History Institute, Academician of Chinese Social Science Academy, Joint professor at Tsinghua University, Kyoto University, Zhejiang University. He has also been visiting scholars at the Fairbank Center at Harvard University, Columbia University, and Stanford University. His research primarily focuses on modern Chinese history, history of Republican China, and history of the Kuomingdang party. He is particularly famous for his study of Chiang Kai-shek. His major publications include Anthology of Yang Tianshi's Writings on Modern Chinese History (5 Volumes), Disclose the True Stories in Republican China (7 Volumes), and Searching for the True Chiang Kai-shek: Decipher the Chiang Kai-shek Diary.

Saturday, May 01, 2010 | 2:30 pm — 4:30 pm
Meyer Library - Room 143, 560 Escondido Mall

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