Scott Moore is a political scientist whose interests center on environmental sustainability, technology, and international relations. He is the author of Subnational Hydropolitics: Conflict, Cooperation, and Institution-Building in Shared River Basins. Prior to entering public service, he was a Giorgio Ruffolo Post-Doctoral Research Fellow at Harvard, and his writing has appeared in publications including Nature, The China Quarterly, Foreign Affairs, and The New York Times. Scott holds doctoral and master’s degrees from Oxford University and an undergraduate degree from Princeton. He is a Truman, Fulbright, and Rhodes Scholar, and currently director of the Penn Global China Program.
Mark Rowswell a.k.a. Dashan Live at the Bookworm Literary Festival
China’s most famous Canadian, Mark Rowswell, became famous — or at least “feimerse” — after appearing in the Spring Festival Gala on CCTV in 1990. In recent years, he’s pioneered a hybrid between the xiangsheng (相声 xiàngsheng; crosstalk) for which he’s known and Western-style stand-up comedy. Mark joined Anthony Tao and David Moser at the storied […]