The First World War and China's Great Awakening

The 2015 Kathleen Fitzpatrick History Lecture: Professor Xu Guoqi: "The First World War and China's Great Awakening"


Professor Xu Guoqi


The 2015 Kathleen Fitzpatrick Annual History Lecture explains China's important role in the Great War and how the Great War affected China's national development and its position in the world. It highlights the extraordinary journey of 140,000 Chinese workers' to France and the Chinese heroic fight at the Postwar peace conference.