Maoism’s inherent contradictions unpacked in China scholar Julia Lovell’s new book

//Maoism’s inherent contradictions unpacked in China scholar Julia Lovell’s new book

Maoism’s inherent contradictions unpacked in China scholar Julia Lovell’s new book

Not everyone can identify the moment their life changed, but then Julia Lovell is not most people. An internationally renowned scholar, translator and author, the 44-year-old is today one of the English-speaking world’s leading authorities on China’s modern history, literature and culture.Almost 25 years ago, however, when Lovell was begin­ning her undergraduate degree in history at Cambridge University, she knew next to nothing about the country that would define her professional life.“It was…

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