7:00 p.m. in the Barn at Sotterley Plantation
Sotterley Plantation is proud to partner with The Boeing Company in presenting Dr. David Michael Lampton, as part of the 2010 Speaker Series. Dr. Lampton specializes in Chinese domestic politics and leadership, Chinese foreign policy, the policy–making process, and U.S.–China relations. His most recent book, The Three Faces of Chinese Power: Might, Money, and Minds, won Honorable Mention in the Bernard Schwartz Book Award competition for 2009. He is the author of numerous books and articles on Chinese domestic and foreign affairs.
He has testified before Senate and House committees of the US Congress and has appeared on numerous television and radio programs. Dean of Faculty, George and Sadie Hyman Professor, and Director of China Studies at the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies, Dr. Lampton is also consultant to the Kettering Foundation and the law firm of Akin Gump. He is the past president of the National Committee on United States-China Relations, the founding director of Chinese Studies Program at The Nixon Center, the founding director of the China Policy Program at the American Enterprise Institute, and associate professor of political science at Ohio State University.
Dr. Lampton received his Ph.D. and undergraduate degrees from Stanford University. He is an Honorary Senior Fellow of the Institute of American Studies of the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences and the recipient of an honorary doctorate from the Russian Academy of Sciences’ Institute of Far Eastern Studies.
Because of the generous grant and continued support from The Boeing Company, Sotterley Plantation is able to offer this important community outreach, fulfilling its mission of serving as an educational resource and cultural venue while it seeks to preserve, interpret and research the plantation’s diverse cultures and environments through its history.
FREE to the public. Please call for reservations: 301-373-2280.