About Christian Henriot:
Christian Henriot is Professor of Chinese history at the Lumière-Lyon 2 University and currently a Senior Fellow of the Institut Universitaire de France. For the past three years (2005-2008), Henriot has held various positions as visiting professor or research fellow at Stanford University and the University of California, Berkeley. He is the author and editor of several books on modern Chinese history, including Prostitution and Sexuality in Shanghai. A Social History, 1849-1949 (Cambridge UP, 2001) and In the Shadow of the Rising Sun. Shanghai under Japanese Occupation (Cambridge UP, 2004). His latest project is an on line research and resource platform on Shanghai history (http://virtualshanghai.net).
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