Historian - Professor - Digital Scholar

“Introduction: Pictures and Public Space in Modern China”

The astounding visual record left by photographers and filmmakers of modern China constitute a massive archive that awaits incorporation into historical research on China. This volume’s studies by multiple contributors offer potential paths for revising practices in historical inquiry and examine how modern Chinese society expressed itself in visual culture

In Images in History: Pictures and Public Space in Modern China (ed. by Christian Henriot & Yeh Wen-hsin), Berkeley, IEAS Research Monographs, 2012, pp. 1-11 (with Yeh Wen-hsin)