Orville Schell

Arthur Ross Director, Center on US China Relations, Asia Society

Orville Schell is the Arthur Ross director of the Center on U.S.-China Relations at the Asia Society in New York. The author of 15 books and a contributor to numerous edited volumes, Schell’s most recent book is Wealth and Power: Chinas Long March to the Twenty-first Century. He contributes to The New Yorker, The Atlantic, The New York Times Magazine, Newsweek, The China Quarterly, and The New York Review of Books. A fellow at Weatherhead East Asian Institute at Columbia University, senior fellow at Annenberg School of Communications, and member of the Council on Foreign Relations, Schell is a recipient of the Harvard-Stanford Shorenstein Prize in Asian Journalism. 

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