Publications

Book:

The Rise of Political Intellectuals in Modern China: May Fourth Societies and the Roots of Mass-Party Politics (Oxford, 2015)

Paperback edition (2018)

Select Reviews:

American Historical Review

The Chinese Historical Review

Journal of Asian Studies

Journal of Chinese Political Science

Select Articles:

“From Doctrine to Practice: English Language Scholarship on Yun Daiying and Thoughts on the Origins of the Mutual Aid Society”, [in Chinese] in Zhonggong dangshi yanjiu [Chinese Communist Party History Research], no. 6, December 2005. Reprinted in Select Papers Commemorating the 110th Anniversary of Yun Daiying, [Chinese] Central China Normal University Press (2006).

“A May Fourth ‘Peach Blossom Garden’: The Number One Work Study Mutual Aid Corps in Beijing. Twentieth Century China, November 2007, vol.33 no.1, pp. 81-103.

“Eating Porridge and Having it Too: Wang Meng as Intellectual and Bureaucrat in Late Twentieth-Century China”, The China Quarterly, December 2012

“Blade of Remembrance: Memory, Objects, and Redemption in Lu Xun”, Frontiers of Literary Studies in China, 2015 vol.9 no.3, pp.453-477

“How Shall We Live? Chinese Communal Experiments After the Great War in Global Context”, Journal of World History September 2015 vol.26 no.3, pp.521-548

“Picturing Revolution: Visual Commemorations of China’s May Fourth Movement”, Intellectual History (Sixiang shi) no.6, March 2016, pp.195-238.

“Predicated on the People: Legitimating Politics and Parties in Early Republican China”, Cross-Currents: East Asian History and Culture Review, May 2017 vol.6 no.1, pp.262-295.

“May Fourth for the World”. Los Angeles Review of Books–China Channel, 3 May, 2019.