March 28, 1943, Madame Chiang spoke to the American people on air, so as to urge them to support Chinese War against Japan. Madame Chiang was extremely important to the Chiang Kai-shek's regime, no matter in domestic or diplomatic affairs. Her role was also interesting to political historians and gender scholars. For details you may refer to our RWMCH: Shih Chih-yu, "Madam Chiang Kai-shek and the state nature of China-the construction of post-colonial patriarchal culture".
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