Professor Pan Shouyong is Associate Professor in Anthropology and Museum Studies, Central University for Nationalities, Department of Ethnological Studies. He obtained his B.A. in Archaeology and Museum Studies from Jilin University, his M.A. in History and Museology from Nankai University, and his Ph.D. in Ethnology from the Central University for Nationalities. His research at the Harvard-Yenching Institute was titled: “Revisiting History: A New Study of Taitou Village”. In this study, he re-examined a community that was featured prominently in early influential writings by Chinese anthropologists.