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Deborah Brautigam Reflects on Ian Taylor’s Legacy

Scholars around the world are mourning the passing of acclaimed China-Africa scholar Ian Taylor. Former students, colleagues and peers published tributes online and on Twitter.

Professor Deborah Brautigam, director of the China-Africa Research Initiative at Johns Hopkins University published a poignant, personal tribute of her memories working with the University of St. Andrews professor who died from cancer this week at the age of just 52:

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