The twelve bronze zodiac animal heads cast by Jesuits for the emperor Qianlong have become a potent symbol of China’s humiliation by predatory Western imperialists during the 19th Century. The heads are widely held to have...
Old Summer Palace
by Anne Henochowicz | Nov 19, 2012
In partnership with the China Copyright and Media blog, CDT is adding the “Beijing Internet...
by cschultz | Sep 30, 2010
Artist and blogger Ai Weiwei has unveiled his “Heads/Circle of Animals” sculptural installation at the 29th Sao Paulo Biennale in Brazil: The title of the this years Biennale, “Há sempre um copo de mar para um...
CDT in the News
- Mind Matters – #WhereIsPengShuai: China’s Star Tennis Player Went Missing
- The New York Times – China’s Silence on Peng Shuai Shows the Limits of Beijing’s Propaganda
- The Hindu – What happened to Chinese tennis star Peng Shuai?
- Vice – How China Managed to Wipe Out All Mentions of Its Most Explosive #MeToo Case
- WSJ – China’s Response to Peng Shuai Allegations Follows Familiar Pattern