About Colin Mackerras

Colin Mackerras (AO, FAHA), Professor Emeritus at Griffith University, has published widely on China, including its culture, ethnic minorities, relations with Australia and image in the West.


Xi Jinping’s Belt and Road: a potent symbol of change


China’s 21st century initiative to revive the ‘silk road’ on land and sea may be the most ambitious development the world has seen At a time when globalisation from the West appears to be in retreat, the Belt and Road Initiative is a potent symbol of the rise of China-based globalisation. The BRI, part of […]