Barry Li speaking at ACRI: Chinese History Series: ‘The new Chinese’

ACRI Chinese History Series: ‘The new Chinese’ (March 2018)The Australia-China Relations Institute (ACRI), in conjunction with the Chinese Australian Historical Society, welcomed author Barry Li to discuss his book The new Chinese (Wiley, 2017). Following his presentation, Mr Li  joined Vic Edwards, Visiting Fellow in Banking and Finance at the Australian School of Business, University of New South Wales and Jingyuan (Jeanette) Wang, Executive Committee Member, Chinese Australian Historical Society for a panel discussion on the history of Chinese migrants and the implications for multiculturalism in Australia today. The discussion was moderated by ACRI Director Bob Carr. With The new Chinese, Barry Li has written an essential guide to the history, culture, and mindset of Chinese migrants in Australia. This was the third in ACRI’s Chinese History Series.