Andrew Nathan is the Class of 1919 Professor and Chair of the Department of Political Science at Columbia University. He co-edited The Tiananmen Papers and is the author, with Bruce Gilley, of China’s New Rulers.
In the LRB Archive:
- Prisoner of the State: The Secret Journal of Chinese Premier Zhao Ziyang by Zhao Ziyang, translated by Bao Pu, Renee Chiang and Adi Ignatius
- Mao: The Unknown Story by Jung Chang and Jon Halliday
The gangsters who were really officials and the officials who were really gangsters: the ‘faceless fellow’ of Chinese espionage · 24 June 2004
- Spymaster: Dai Li and the Chinese Secret Service by Frederic Wakeman Jr.