Louise Edwards

Louise Edwards is Emeritus Professor at UNSW’s School of Humanities and Languages and Honorary Professor at HKU and UTS: ACRI. She is an elected Fellow of 3 learned academies: the Academy of Humanities in Australia, the Australian Academy of Social Sciences, and the Hong Kong Academy of Humanities. Her most recent sole-authored books include Citizens of Beauty: Drawing Democratic Dreams in Republican China (Seattle: Washington University Press 2020), Women Warriors and Wartime Spies of China (Cambridge University Press 2016) and Women, Politics and Democracy: Women’s Suffrage in China (Stanford University Press 2008)


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