We are between a ROC and a hard place. The ROC is the Republic of China – better known as Taiwan. The hard place is the PRC – better known as the People’s Republic of China and even better known as China. Who has sovereignty over Taiwan? It’s complicated, or, in international legalese, it has “incomplete status’ and is “undetermined”.
In his all-too-short life, Philipp Otto Runge brought an almost shocking originality to everything he attempted.