Revisiting the Cold War on Taiwan
5th and 6th December, 2019 at the Wilson Center, Washington D.C.
Abstract submission Deadline: 25th August 2019
In scholarship of Taiwan during the Cold War, the agency and subjectivities of Taiwanese voices have often been overlooked. Cold War policies from 1945-1972 toward Taiwan were structured for the Republic of China, driven by US and Kuomintang (KMT) state and elite interests. Under Cold War-enabled authoritarianism and the White Terror, human rights and Taiwanese identities were written out. In ...mehr →