Reflections from 一 to 龠

ICAS 2013 Book Prize Long List

Posted by on May 9, 2013 in Ethnic Classification, Recent News, Research | 0 comments

My first book Coming to Terms with the Nation was short-listed for the 2013 ICAS book prize. Final notification to come some time this...

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Chinese Punctuation Marks (新式标点符号) A New Pathway

Posted by on May 8, 2013 in Chinese Typewriter, Recent News, Research | 0 comments

The past four years has involved something of a transformative process for me, moving from the “dissertation mindset” of my...

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Interviewing Retired Chinese Typists – Where to Begin?

Posted by on May 6, 2013 in Chinese Typewriter, Recent News, Research | 0 comments

I am on sabbatical this coming year, and atop my wishlist is a simple yet elusive goal: to sit down and converse at length with retired...

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“Phone a Friend” (for Typewritten Chinese Documents)

Posted by on May 3, 2013 in Chinese Typewriter, Recent News, Research | 0 comments

Over the past few months, I’ve been reading back over my archives, to determine with greater clarity precisely who owned Chinese...

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Chinese Information Technology and the U.S. Military

Posted by on May 2, 2013 in Chinese Typewriter, Recent News, Research | 0 comments

One distinct research challenge has been piecing together U.S. military interest and involvement in the early years of Chinese computing...

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Winter 2013 lecture: History of Modern China

Posted by on Dec 30, 2012 in Courses, Recent News | 0 comments

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