Li Jianjun is director of the Australian Studies Centre at Beijing Foreign Studies University and secretary-general of the Chinese Association for Australian Studies. He teaches Australian literature at Beijing Foreign Studies University and is managing editor of the Chinese Journal of Australian Studies. His current research is Australian literature in China in 1950-65.
This year marks the 50th anniversary of the formal diplomatic relationship between our two countries. It heralds the start of a new and mature bilateral relationship. I firmly trust that Australian Studies in China will further expand and flourish in the years to come. Continue reading »
The largest Australian studies community in the world is in China. This augurs well for Beijing-Canberra relations, despite current tensions. Continue reading »