Author: Meredith Godwin

Meredith Godwin is the CDT Program Administrator. She previously wrote for CDT as an undergraduate at the University of California, Berkeley where she earned her bachelors in Asian Studies. She recently completed her masters in China Studies from the University of Washington and now resides in the Bay Area.
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CDT Bookshelf: Dan Washburn on Golf in China

Dan Washburn worked as a sports writer and columnist at a small newspaper in Georgia prior to his “rather impulsive decision to drop everything and move to China in 2002.” Mr. Washburn, managing editor at the Asia Society and founding editor of, has written his first book, The Forbidden Game: Golf and the Chinese Dream. Mr. Washburn follows the lives of three men navigating

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This Week on CDT, October 17, 2014

As the protest movement in Hong Kong grinds on, police this week dismantled bamboo barricades and allegedly brutalized at least one protestor. Chinese poet Meng Lang posted pictures of handmade signs that dot the crowds in Hong Kong. See the signs, translated by CDT, here. Netizens following protest developments produced poignant cartoons in an array of artistic styles. A woodblock

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