Wednesday, February 10, 2010

The Future of China: The Huffington Post's Elizabeth Lynch Interviews Peter Hessler

"While Oracle Bones showed a China dealing with the ghosts of its past, Country Driving shows a China wrestling with the demons of its own development. If you want to understand today's China, and the forces changing it, you need to read  Country Driving.

[Elizabeth Lynch] sat down with Hessler to discuss his new book and his thoughts on China -- its problems, its future, its people. How have things changed? How have the people responded? What is the impact of rule of law in China? Is China the overwhelming power that the West currently makes it out to be?"

To listen to the full interview, click here.