2020 Workshop Series

Island and Mainland

Unpacking the Taiwan-China Relationship

December 11, 2019, 6:30 – 8:00PM

“We must cherish Taiwan, which is the West Berlin of China…” —William F. Buckley

Is Taiwan part of China or is it a country on its own?  Taiwan occupies a unique position in world politics today. In this interactive presentation, Dr. Chien Tsai offers a historical perspective of geographic conundrum since the 17th century.  Join us in a lively discussion on contemporary China-Taiwan relations as we unravel cultural and geopolitical tensions that exist between these two neighbors. 

Free Admission, Open to Public