This workshop brings together advanced graduate students from around the country conducting research on China and international relations. The objective is to create a forum of mutual exchange for developing cutting edge research projects in the field and promoting a sense of community among the next generation of China and IR experts. All sessions will be in a round table format, all paper presenters will be graduate students, and Penn faculty, postdoctoral fellows, and graduate students are involved as discussants. Everyone is welcome to attend and participate. Sponsored by the Center for the Study of Contemporary China. Please see attachment for the full symposium agenda.