Michaela Pelican presents “Being Black in China”

On June 2-3, 2017 Michaela Pelican gave a presentation on ‘Being Black in China: Perspectives of African Migrants’ at the workshop ‘Talking Colors in Turkey and Beyond‘, held at the University of Cologne. The two-day event explored discourses on blackness, whiteness, race, class and gender from different disciplinary and regional angles, and was organized by…

Frank Pieke on New York Times

On the NYT online article “China Wants to Attract More Foreigners (of a Certain Kind)” (23 February 2017), our project lead researcher Frank Pieke commented on the complicated nature of foreign immigration to China, saying: The full article is accessible at https://www.nytimes.com/2017/02/23/world/asia/china-green-card-stephon-marbury.html?ref=oembed.