April 13, 2024

About the author

David Cheng Chang

David Cheng Chang is an associate professor of history at the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology and a visiting professor of history at Ewha Womans University, South Korea. He is the author of "The Hijacked War: The Story of Chinese POWs in the Korean War," published by Stanford University Press in 2020. The author thanks John Delury for suggesting the concept of co-conspirators of amnesia. 

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