Tianxing Cao

Tianxing Cao is interested in exploring the relationship between China and Africa after the age of decolonization, especially the role of linguistic, ethnic, religious, and national identities in the Sino-African space. He aims to investigate how different approaches to languages and nation building could shape future relations between China, Africa, and the latter’s former colonial powers. Tianxing is a native of Beijing, China and holds a Bachelor of Arts from the University of California, Berkeley. He will be reading at St Antony’s College.