Professor Tong Zhiwei to visit School of International Affairs

March 26, 2014

Professor Tong Zhiwei, one of China's most well-known public intellectuals and a professor at the East China University of Political Science and Law in Shanghai, will visit the School of International Affairs for an all-day event titled “China-Constitution-Politics” on April 9. The public is welcome to this event, set to begin at 8:30 a.m. in the Greg Sutliff Auditorium of the Lewis Katz Building.

The event will examine issues of Chinese constitutional law and politics, and consider the current movement of government and popular sentiment. People who are interested in current developments in Chinese politics, law and culture are encouraged to attend. Organized by Larry Catá Backer, W. Richard and Mary Eshelman Faculty Scholar and Professor of Law and International Affairs at Penn State, the event is made possible with support from the Center for Global Studies, the Center for Democratic Deliberation, the Rock Ethics Institute, and the Coalition for Peace and Ethics.

For more detail, contact Shan Gao or Maggie White at 814-865-3756.

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Last Updated July 22, 2015