Veronica Mak presented a paper, titled “Remembering Mr. Mushroom”: Documenting Charismatic Leadership in the Preservation of Agricultural Heritage in China Using the Actor-Network Theory” in the 2023 AAS-in-Asia Conference, organized by the Association for Asian Studies (AAS) and the Institute of Humanities Studies at Kyungpook National University, Daegu, South Korea, 24- 27 June, 2023.