Matthew Galway

Matthew Galway

Pacific and Asian History
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Matthew Galway

Lecturing in Chinese History, Matthew's broad exprtise areas include:

  • Asian History
  • Latin American History

Research interests

  • Twentieth century Chinese history
  • Chinese intellectual history
  • The history of the Chinese Communist Party
  • Global Maoism
  • Contemporary Cambodian history
  • The history of the Communist Party of Kampuchea (Khmer Rouge)
  • Contemporary Peruvian history
  • The history of the Communist Party of Peru-Shining Path (Sendero Luminoso)
  • Urban history and built environment in colonial Indochina


Manuscript Project
Global Maoism: China’s Red Evangelism and the Communist Movement in Cambodia, 1949-1979. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, forthcoming in 2022.

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