In 2022, Georgetown University’s Initiative for U.S.-China Dialogue on Global Issues launched the U.S.-China Nexus, a new podcast featuring conversations with scholars and policy experts on the dynamics in China and Sino-American relations. The show’s guests share the development of their careers and insights about the current state of bilateral ties. It also looks forward, providing reflections on how to manage this complex relationship as elements of strategic competition become more pronounced. Each episode features a conversation with co-hosts Eleanor M. Albert. The show takes on critical global issues, including climate change, global health, peace and security, e-commerce and technology, culture and society, women and society, and cosmopolitanism.
A Fragile Equilibrium in U.S.-China Relations and Navigating Competitive Coexistence with Evan Medeiros
Evan Medeiros joins the U.S.-China Nexus to discuss how high school and college debating led him to study Chinese foreign policy and urges careful management of the competitive coexistence at root in the U.S.-China relationship.
Theater and Politics: Examining U.S.-China Relations Through Performance with Derek Goldman
Derek Goldman joins the U.S.-China Nexus to discuss his early ties forged with faculty and theater-makers in China and his application of his In Your Shoes methodology to the macro-setting of U.S.-China relations.
Tracing the Evolution of U.S.-China Relations with Wu Xinbo
Wu Xinbo joins the U.S.-China Nexus to diagnose the state of bilateral relations between Beijing and Washington and the shifts in Chinese elite perceptions of the United States.
Talking Public Health and China with Jennifer Huang Bouey
Jennifer Huang Bouey joins the U.S.-China Nexus sharing how she came to study epidemiology and her hopes for the future of global public health exchanges.
Code Switching, Religion, and Happiness in China with Becky Yang Hsu
Becky Yang Hsu speaks with the U.S.-China Nexus about conceptions of happiness and religion in China.
Women’s Rights and Empowerment in China with Liu Meng
Liu Meng speaks with the U.S.-China Nexus about women’s empowerment and raising awareness about domestic violence in China.