Angeli Datt

Senior Research Analyst, China, Hong Kong, and Taiwan

Angeli Datt is a Senior Research Analyst for China, Hong Kong and Taiwan. She works on the China Media Bulletin, a monthly bilingual digest providing news and analysis on media freedom developments related to China, and a project on Beijing’ global media influence. Prior to joining Freedom House, Angeli was the deputy director of research at Chinese Human Rights Defenders (CHRD) and wrote under the pen name Frances Eve. Angeli holds double master’s degrees in international affairs from Peking University and the London School of Economics and Political Science and an MA (Hons) in Modern History from the University of St Andrews.

Selected publications:

The CCP Hand Behind China’s Xinjiang Cotton Backlash | The Diplomat – April 29, 2021

The CCP is Retooling its Censorship System at a Brisk Pace in 2021 |The Jamestown Foundation China Brief – April 23, 2021

The ‘China Model’ Is Expanding in Hong Kong | The Diplomat - March 2, 2021

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