Hong Xu

Hong Xu

Education

C.R.U. Communication University of China

Research Interests

Modern China
U.S. History
Mission History

Dissertation

Reforming the Central Empire: An American Missionary, Chinese Literati, and Their International Circle in Late Qing China

Faculty Advisors

Tonio Andrade
Jia-Chen Fu
Chris Suh

Biography

Hong Xu was an independent journalist and scholar before pursuing his Ph.D. in History at Emory University. He is the author of China's Quest for Liberty: A Personal History of Freedom (St. Augustine's Press, 2019). His research interests lie in China's relations with the West.