Professor of Anthropology and Sociology of The University of Western Australia

Tim Winter is an Australian Research Council Professorial Future Fellow and Fellow of the Australian Academy of the Humanities. His work addresses how the past comes to be constructed and reconstructed for public audiences and for diplomatic, geopolitical and nationalistic purposes. He is author of Geocultural Power: China’s Quest to Revive the Silk Roads for the Twenty First Century (University of Chicago Press 2019) and The Silk Road: connecting histories and futures (Oxford University Press, 2022). See silkroadfutures.net.

Tim Winter