Author Gordon G. Chang will present the Adda B. Bozeman Lecture in International Relations at Sarah Lawrence College on Tuesday, April 7 at 5:30 p.m. in the Titsworth lecture hall. The topic for the lecture is "China Rising or Falling?: What Does This Mean for Us?" This event is free and open to the public. For more information, please contact College Events at (914) 395-2412 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Chang is the author of Nuclear Showdown: North Korea Takes On the World. Showdown focuses on nuclear proliferation in general and the North Korean crisis in particular. His first book is The Coming Collapse of China. His writings on China and North Korea have appeared in The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, the Far Eastern Economic Review, the International Herald Tribune, Commentary, The Weekly Standard, National Review, and Barron's and he is currently a columnist at Forbes.com.
Chang lived and worked in China and Hong Kong for almost two decades, most recently in Shanghai, as Counsel to the American law firm Paul Weiss and earlier in Hong Kong as Partner in the international law firm Baker & McKenzie. He has spoken at Columbia, Cornell, Princeton, Yale, and other universities and at The Brookings Institution, The Heritage Foundation, the Cato Institute, RAND, the American Enterprise Institute, the Council on Foreign Relations, and other institutions. He has given briefings at the National Intelligence Council, the Central Intelligence Agency, the State Department, and the Pentagon. He has also spoken before industry and investor groups including Bloomberg, Sanford Bernstein, and Credit Lyonnais Securities Asia. Chang has appeared before the U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission and has delivered to the Commission a report on the future of China’s economy. Chang has also appeared on CNN, Fox News Channel, CNBC, MSNBC, the BBC, and Bloomberg Television, as well as The Daily Show with Jon Stewart.