The PRC History Review

The PRC History Review

Volume 1 Number 1 May 2014
PRC History Roundtable
Gail Hershatter, The Gender of Memory: Rural Women and China’s Collective Past (University of California Press, 2011)



Editorial Introduction

Jacob Eyferth, University of Chicago

Gender and the Collectivization of Rural Labor

Alexander F. Day, Occidental College

Narrative, Temporality, and Subaltern Experience

Harriet Evans, University of Westminster

Gender and the Politics of Everyday Life

Jacob Eyferth, University of Chicago

The Historian’s Craft

Alessandro Portelli,  Università La Sapienza di Roma

Rural Women in the Chinese and Soviet Countryside: A Comparative Perspective

Irina Mukhina, Assumption College

Lessons We Need to Learn

Aminda Smith, Michigan State University

Hershatter’s Analysis of Virtues and the Construction of the Self

Yunxiang Yan, University of California, Los Angeles

A Response

Gail Hershatter, University of California, Santa Cruz


The PRC History Review is published by the Editorial Board of the PRC History Group