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[In the Media] James Lin on TaiwanPlus and American Prestige

July 21, 2022

UW Taiwan Studies Program Assistant Professor James Lin appeared for multiple interviews with TaiwanPlus, a Taiwan-based English-language media platform which appears on the CTS cable channel in Taiwan, and streams its content for free online.

Professor Lin’s first appearance on July 4, 2022, addressed the history of US-Taiwan relations. In his second interview on July 12, 2022, Professor Lin spoke on the contentious history between Japan and Taiwan.

Professor Lin joined Henry M. Jackson School of International Studies Assistant Professor, Daniel Bessner, for a 6-part series on the history of Taiwan for Professor Bessner’s American Prestige podcast, co-hosted by foreign policy commentator, Derek Davison. The first episode of the “History of Taiwan” series is free. Professor Lin made an additional appearance on American Prestige for a special episode discussing the U.S.’s policy of strategic ambiguity with regards to Taiwan.