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Pro-Taiwan historian, winner of inaugural Asian Nobel in Sinology passes away

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Yu Ying-shih (余英時), world-renowned historian and the first recipient of Taiwan’s Tang Prize in Sinology, passed away in his sleep at the age of 91 on Sunday (Aug. 1)...

Wang Gungwu, Doyen of Chinese Overseas Studies, Named Winner of 2020 Tang Prize in Sinology

TAIPEI, TAIWAN - Media OutReach - 20 June 2020 - The 2020 Tang Prize in Sinology was awarded to renowned historian Wang Gungwu "for his trailblazing and dissecting insights on the history of the C...

Historian warns some Taiwan media outlets are mouthpieces for China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Prominent Chinese-American historian Yu Ying-shih (余英時) warned on Friday (Nov. 22) of Taiwan media outlets acting as mouthpieces for the Chinese government. Hosted by N...

Chinese dissident Liu Xia might visit Taiwan next year

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Liu Xia (劉霞), the widow of Nobel Peace Prize laureate and Chinese dissident Liu Xiaobo (劉曉波), might visit Taiwan next year for a photo exhibition, reports said Tuesday. She t...