Does China Exist?
Oct. 27, 7:30 p.m.
The James and Caroline Duff Banquet Center
in the Cintas Center
Free and open to the public.
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China is in increasing competition with America for jobs,
markets, military strength and diplomatic influence. It
also controls a large share of America’s debt. How should
Americans think about the country that will play an
important part in our future? Which of China’s strengths—
and weaknesses—go unnoticed here? james and deborah
fallows provide answers in “Does China Exist?”
James Fallows, a correspondent for The Atlantic and former
presidential speechwriter, has reported internationally for
nearly 30 years, including three recent years in China with
his wife, Deborah, a linguist and author, who has written for
National Geographic, The Atlantic and other publications.
James’ books include Postcards from Tomorrow Square:
Reports from China. Deborah’s latest book is Dreaming in
Chinese: Mandarin Lessons in Life, Love, and Language.