Eleventh Giri Deshingkar Memorial Lecture

Giri Deshingkar Memorial Lectures are instituted in the memory of Professor Giri Deshingkar, former Director of the CSDS and founder member of the Institute of Chinese Studies. Earlier speakers in the series include Professors Prasenjit Duara, Wang Gungwu, Tan Chung, Hamashita Takeshi, Ashwani Saith, Richard Appelbaum, Elizabeth Perry, Wang Hui, Shu-mei Shih and Andrew J. Nathan.

David Shambaugh is Professor of Political Science and International Affairs and the Director of the China Policy Program in the Elliott School of International Affairs at George Washington University. He has received numerous awards and grants, including as a Fellow at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, a Senior Scholar by the Phi Beta Kappa Society, a Senior Fulbright Scholar (Chinese Academy of Social Sciences), and a Distinguished Research Professor at the Shanghai Academy of Social Sciences.

He has authored more than 30 books, including most recently China’s Future and The China Reader: Rising Power (2016).

Monday, 30 January 2017
5.30 pm, C.D.Deshmukh Auditorium
India International Centre