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: Jing Zhao
Presenter at 10th Annual Chinese Internet Research Conference. The title of the poster presentation is "A Study of Transnational Entertainment Spheres in Chinese Cyberspace.”
Master student, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee
"A Study of Transnational Entertainment Spheres in Chinese Cyberspace"
Jing Zhao is a master student in Media Studies at University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee. She is interested in fan culture, media convergence, online queerness, and cross-cultural and transnational communication between China and the West. In particular, her research explores the potential of global entertainment information flow in democratizing Mainland China and empowering underprivileged groups oppressed by mainstream Chinese society.
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.