Thanks to a grant from the Mellon Foundation
in the field of "History and Memory"
for her book Opera and the City: The Politics of Culture in Beijing, 1770-1900 (Stanford University Press)
Distinguished Emeritus Professor of Latin American History
How Size Matters: The Question of Scale in History
As part of the UCLA Public History Initiative and HistoryCorps
Aux Origines de l'Histoire Globale
The Politics of Dialogic Imagination: Power and Popular Culture in Early Modern Japan
in UCLA Today, KPCC, WBUR, KCRW, Bibliocracy Radio, and WURD
about the ongoing violence in Syria and possible peace talks aimed at ending the country's civil war.
Speaks about her new book, "Shores of Knowledge: New World Discoveries and the Scientific Imagination"
Interviewed in UCLA Today
Practicing Stalinism: Bolsheviks, Boyars, and the Persistence of Tradition