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: Leizhen Zang
Speaker at 10th Annual Chinese Internet Research Conference. The title of the presentation is "Internet Use, Political Efficacy, State Governance: Studies of Political Participation and Government Reactions in the Information Age.”
Ph.D student, Peking University
"Internet Use, Political Efficacy, State Governance: Studies of Political Participation and Government Reactions in the Information Age.”
Leizhen Zang is currently studying for a Ph.D in Comparitive Politics at Peking University. His research interests focus on party state relations,public sector reform, civil society, and social innovation. He has participated in, and contributed to, several national research projects in the capacity of principal investigator or core group member. He has published many manuscripts in the peer review journals and presentations in the international conference, such as Journal of Public Management and Journal of Social Sciences.
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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.
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