Ryan Dunch took his BA in Asian Studies at the Australian National University in 1986 and his PhD in history from Yale University in 1996. He is now Associate Professor of History at the University of Alberta, Canada. Dr. Dunch is the author of one book and several articles on modern China. His current research on missionary publishing in Chinese brought him to the National Library as a Harold White Fellow in early 2003 to work with the Library’s Chinese collections.

Reading missionary modernity in lat Qing China