May Fourth:100 Years
China Meets the West, Nationalism and Democracy, 1919 to 2019
6-8 August 2019
Two Days of Powerful Talks
6 August 2019
In the Summer of 2019, we will hold our first conference, gathering the foremost scholars on China in honor of the hundred year anniversary of the May Fourth Movement. Our conference seeks to cover two major themes: The conflict between democracy and nationalism and the evolution of modern day China across disciplines in these hundred years after May Fourth. From this conference, we will produce a series of videos and journals seeking to unravel these major themes.
What is the Sapiens Institute?
At the Sapiens Institute, we are dedicated to becoming the bridge between civilizations. We aim to provide a forum of discussion to shed light on the most impactful events of our modern history through a variety of lenses ranging from technological, economic, and political. Through different channels, we facilitate in depth discussions with the world's top advisors and analysts.