"CHINA and the WORLD: New Era of Stabilization or Continued Tension?"
in conversation with Klaus Larres
Robert Daly is the Director of the Kissinger Institute on China and the US at the Wilson Center in Washington, DC. Earlier in his career he served as a US diplomat in Beijing and as an interpreter for Chinese and US leaders, including Jian Zemin, President Carter and Henry Kissinger. He also headed the China programs at Johns Hopkins University, Syracuse University and the University of Maryland. He has testified before Congress and is regularly called upon by the global media. (see below for further information)
Klaus Larres is presently a Global Europe & Kissinger China Institute Fellow at the Woodrow Wilson Center in Washington DC. He also is the Richard M Krasno Distinguished Professor of History & International Affairs at UNC-Chapel Hill. He served as a Senior Policy Adviser at the German embassy in Beijing He is the author of most recently Uncertain Allies: Nixon, Kissinger & the Threat of a United Europe (Yale UP, 2022).
Tuesday, Feb. 27, 2024 - 3.30pm(US east coast time) (London: 8.30pm; Berlin: 9.30pm; Beijing: 4.30am on Feb.28)
Online zoom event - no registration or RSVP required just click the link below & join us on Feb.27, 3.30pm
organized by the Krasno Global Events Series in cooperation with the Woodrow Wilson Center in Washington, DC. ONLINE via ZOOM - CLICK HERE to GET TO it.
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Robert Daly - Full Biography: Robert Daly was named as the second director of the Kissinger Institute on China and the United States at the Woodrow Wilson Center in August 2013. He came to the Wilson Center from the Maryland China Initiative at the University of Maryland. Prior to that, he was American Director of the Johns Hopkins University-Nanjing University Center for Chinese and American Studies in Nanjing. Robert Daly began work in U.S.-China relations as a diplomat, serving as Cultural Exchanges Officer at the U.S. Embassy in Beijing in the late 80s and early 90s. After leaving the Foreign Service, he taught Chinese at Cornell University, worked on television (北京人在纽约) and theater projects in China as a host, actor, and writer, and helped produce Chinese-language versions of Sesame Street and other Children’s Television Workshop programs. During the same period, he directed the Syracuse University China Seminar and served as a commentator on Chinese affairs for CNN, the Voice of America, and Chinese television and radio stations. From 2000 to 2001, he was American Director of the U.S.-China Housing Initiative at the Department of Housing and Urban Development. Mr. Daly has testified before Congress on U.S.-China relations and has lectured at scores of Chinese and American institutions, including the Smithsonian Institution, the East-West Center, the Asia Society, and the National Committee on U.S.-China Relations. He has lived in China for 11 years and has interpreted for Chinese leaders, including Jiang Zemin and Li Yuanchao, and American leaders, including Jimmy Carter and Henry Kissinger.