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TITLE: Encounter of Chinese & Western Cultures and the 1911 Revolution (afternoon)
EVENT DATE: 2011/09/09
FORMAT: Video + Captions
RUNNING TIME: 192 minutes
TRANSCRIPT: View Transcript (link will open in a new window)
(Afternoon Session.) 2011 marks the 100th anniversary of the 1911 Chinese Revolution, which ended the Qing Dynasty and imperial rule in China. Scholars from around the world gathered at this conference with the intention of deepening the understanding of this momentous event and providing insights into its implications for China on the world stage. Speakers included Jonathan Wilkenfeld, Franklin Odo, David Dean, Mi Chu, William Rowe, Robert Sutter, Carolyn Brown, Lu Hanchao, Young-tsu Wong, Judy Lu, Ming Poon and Guo-hua Wang.