Victor Louzon (France) is a doctoral student in History at SciencesPo (Paris) and a visiting student at the LSE (London). He received his undergraduate training at SciencesPo, INaLCO (Paris) and the University of British Columbia (Vancouver). He was a visiting graduate student at Qinghua (Beijing), NCCU (Taibei) and Yale, as a Fox Fellow and Fulbright doctoral student. Victor originally specializes is in modern Chinese history, but his research interests now extend to war and political violence in East Asia in the 20th century, and to contemporary tensions in the region. His PhD dissertation deals with the 1947 “February 28th” rebellion against Chinese Kuomintang rule in Taiwan, considered as an aftershock of the Sino-Japanese War.