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US asks Taiwan to fill void as Confucius Institutes close

American universities look for alternative for learners of Mandarin

Representatives attend the 13th Confucius Institute Conference in Chengdu in southwest China's Sichuan province in December 2018.   © AP

NEW YORK -- As Confucius Institutes are shuttered across university campuses in America due to academic freedom concerns, the top U.S. representative to Taiwan is calling on the Mandarin-speaking democracy to fill the void.

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