Frank D Diktter

Frank D Diktter

Frank Dikotter is a Chair Professor of Humanities at the University of Hong Kong and a Professor of Modern Chinese History at the University of London's School of Oriental and African Studies. He is a leading proponent of understanding China's history in a global context, and he has written a number of groundbreaking volumes, including his classic The Discourse of Race in Modern China (Univ. Narcotic Culture: A History of Drugs in China (Univ. of California Press, 1992) to the controversial Narcotic Culture: A History of Drugs in China (Univ. of California Press, 1992). 2004 (Chicago Press). He currently resides in Hong Kong.