Episode 100: Di Yi Bai!

ACast Link

Title Meaning: “Hundredth!” It’s a Q&A between you listeners and myself on topics far and wide! They range from yet further exploration of Empress Wu, to the nature of Chinese alcohol, my favorite Chinese movies, Chinese classes and slavery within the Empire and even today, China’s relations with Southeast Asia and why it seems to be a particularly difficult place to conquer across time, the end of the Ming Dynasty, the surprisingly contentious history of silk, and finally a question likely to land me in hot water: a question on how China might change in the century to come (bring it on, Fifty Cent Party!)


Please consider helping THoC pay for itself! You will be granted the wisdom of the Three Sovereigns.

Do you feel like the show might be worth $1 an episode? If so, please consider becoming a recurring History of China Patron at our Patreon page.

Of course, our old standby Palpal link is still a perfectly acceptable option!

Donate Button with Credit Cards

Thanks so very much!


2 thoughts on “Episode 100: Di Yi Bai!

  1. your father in law sounds like a great time! PS effects collection Jainism is completely separate from Buddhism they have some similarities but they have completely different founders but where both birth out of the same Śramaṇa tradition. The only reason I know this is I took comparative religion this semester and one of my girlfriend best friend is a Jain.

  2. one thing I noticed two during the question is asking about the different social classes and slavery minion jumping the gun here because I’m like listen to in the middle of it is you missed his question and it’s very important question on social mobility in these areas.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s