Jacinta O’Hagan and Miwa Hirono

Jacinta O’Hagan is a fellow in the Department of International Relations, School of International, Political, and Strategic Studies at the Australian National University. She previously taught at the University of Queensland and held visiting fellowships and affiliations at the University of Southern California, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, the University of Wales, Aberystwyth University, and the European University Institute. Her publications include Conceptions of the West in International Relations Thought: From Oswald Spengler to Edward Said (2002) and Contending Images of World Politics (2000).

Miwa Hirono is at the University of Nottingham, where she is a research fellow of the Research Councils of the U.K. at the School of Politics and International Relations; senior research fellow at the China Policy Institute; and deputy director of the Institute of Asia and Pacific Studies. She is also a visiting fellow at the Australian National University. Her publications include China’s Evolving Approach to Peacekeeping (2012) and Civilizing Missions: International Christian Agencies in China (2008). She has taught at the University of Cambridge, the Australian National University, and the University of Canterbury, New Zealand.