Western classical music was condemned during China's Cultural Revolution. But China is now the principal producer and largest consumer of many "Western" musical instruments.
Chinese Internet Research Conference 2012: Jiachun Hong
Speaker at 10th Annual Chinese Internet Research Conference. The title of the presentation is "Colonized Microblogsphere? Verification System’s Impact on Online Opinion Leadership in Sina Weibo.”
Ph.D. candidate, Southern Illinois University of Carbondale
"Colonized Microblogsphere? Verification System’s Impact on Online Opinion Leadership in Sina Weibo.”
Once an award-winning veteran documentary director at CCTV, Jiachun Hong is currently a PhD student in Mass Communication and Media Arts at Southern Illinois University, Carbondale. He holds a BA in International Studies from Peking University and a M.Phil in Communication from the Chinese University of Hong Kong. His research area includes social media, mobile media, and family communication.
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Please join the USC U.S.-China Institute for a look at the resurgence of classical music in China through the legacy of the Philadelphia Orchestra, from its first performances in the PRC in 1973 until its most recent tour in 2018.
Kirk Denton will look at the role of politics—especially political parties—in the establishment, administration, architectural design, and historical narratives of museums in Taiwan.