Lecture by Yue Gang, Tibet After the Olympics

News item posted on: September 5th, 2008
Tibet After the Olympics: A View from the Edge

By Yue Gang, Chair of Asian Studies at the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill

Yue Gang is the Chair of Asian Studies at the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill. He is a prominent Sinologist with a strong interest in Tibet, and has published on Tibetan writers writing in Chinese. His research is concerned with Chinese cultural production of Tibetan themes, the development of the “Shangri-La” eco-tourism zone in Eastern Tibet, and recent social changes in the multi-ethnic regions of Western China.