Oolong Podcast

Reporting China’s Religious Revival1 min read

Ian Johnson on China’s new religious rise

In the second episode of the Oolong Podcast, host Lev Nachmann talks to Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Ian Johnson, who most recently has documented religious life in today’s China in his book, The Souls of China: The Return of Religion After Mao. Ian delves into his writing process, what it’s like to research religion in China, and some of his thoughts on recent Vatican-Chinese relations:

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Lev Nachman

Lev Nachman is a Ph.D. candidate in Political Science at the University of California, Irvine. His research focuses on the relationship between social movements and political parties, with a special regional interest in Taiwan and Hong Kong.