Peter Harris is a Senior Fellow at the New Zealand Contemporary China Research Centre, Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand, where he was the founding Director of Asian studies. Previously he was a Representative of the Ford Foundation in China and an international consultant on civil society. He has published widely on Chinese politics, culture, and history. His latest book is a new translation of Sun Tzu’s Art of War, published by Everyman’s Library and Vintage Classics. His other publications include a complete new translation for Everyman’s Library of the classical anthology Three Hundred Tang Poems.