Publications and Conferences:

Lu, Xiaoyu. 2016. “Art of Bargaining” (Chinese), in “Narratives of Anthropologists in Fieldwork”, edited by Zheng Shaoxiong and Li Rongrong, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, The Commercial Press

2017. “Localising the Global? Storytelling and Norm Diffusion through UNDP China”, Presentation at British Postgraduate Network for Chinese Studies Annual Conference.

2016. “Ideas, Leaders and the Politics of Consensus: Lessons from Party Reform in Britain and China”, Presentation at GEM-Fudan International Workshop on “China and the EU in a Multipolar World”.

2016. “Reconstruct Our World-Views: The Rise of China’s New Left, its International Thought and World Politics, 1989 to 1999”, Selected to the 10th Pan-European Conference on International Relations.

2015. “Bring the Order out of Chaos: A Comparative Perspective on the Responses to Ideological Radicalism”, Presentation at St Antony’s Graduate Conference.


Selected Non-Academic Publications:

2016. “The Last Peruvian Revolution” (Non-fiction), in DanduDecember 2016, Taihai Press.

2016. “Brexit, Absurd Politics or Democratic Choices?”, in Initium Media, 22nd June.

2015. “A Complicated Welcome of Xi“, BBC Chinese, 26th October.



2016-18 Oxford-China Scholarship, China Scholarship Council

2017 Carr and Stahl Fund, St Antony’s College

2017 Dahrendorf Scholar, St Antony’s College

2015 Vice Chancellor’s Fund, University of Oxford

2012-14 Dean’s List, University of St Andrews

2014   Matt Howell Dissertation Prize