Guoqi Xu

The University of Hong Kong

Guoqi Xu is the Kerry Group Professor in Globalization History at The University of Hong Kong. He received his PhD in history from Harvard University. He is currently working on a book-length project titled "Idea of China: A Shared History," to be published by Harvard University Press.

Articles by Guoqi Xu


The Korean Games, Olympic and Otherwise

Thursday, February 8, 2018

North Korea has agreed to march alongside South Korea and to have a joint women’s hockey team with its neighbor at the 2018 Winter Olympic Games in Pyeongchang. The sports diplomacy of North Korea is often unpredictable, but could this particular instance signal a geopolitical détente in an East Asia gripped by nuclear fears?