Considering the vast size and extensive history of China, it's understandable if you're one of the many people who harbor misconceptions about the ancient nation. But, whether you wish to truly master Chinese studies, or merely wish to gain some knowledge beyond the proffering of fortune cookies, you don't want to miss this lecture from Jonathan Spence. As the author of The Search for Modern China and former Yale professor, Spence has become one of the leading intellectuals in Chinese studies. He will lecture at Jonsson Performance Hall, 800 W. Campbell Road in Richardson, located on the University of Texas at Dallas. The event is free and begins at 7:30 p.m. Call 972-883-2760 or visit utdallas.edu/calendar for more information.
Wed., April 20, 7:30 p.m., 2011