Diplomatic History 45, no. 3 (2021), forthcoming.

Reinvented Revolutionaries

Indonesian and Filipino Communist Exiles in China

Co-authored with Taomo Zhou.

The pandemic involves the loss of the familiar and the compulsion to adapt ourselves to an alien set of circumstances. These are same the challenges faced by certain Indonesian and Filipino sojourners abruptly exiled in Cold War China. Like earlier exiles we are in the process of reinventing ourselves.