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: Zhaowen Wu
Speaker at 10th Annual Chinese Internet Research Conference. The title of the presentation is "Power of Online Activism in China: Study of Li Zhuang Case.”
Beijing Foreign Studies University
"Power of Online Activism in China: Study of Li Zhuang Case.”
Zhaowen Wu holds a B.A. in English from Sichuan University and received her M.A. in International Communication at Beijing Foreign Studies University in April, 2012. She is a part time researcher at The New York Times in Beijing. Prior to this, she interned at the China Press in New York, a cultural program at the International Channel of China Central Television (CCTV), and Medecins Sans Frontiers after the Sichuan earthquake. Her research interests include the role of transnational watchdog journalism in China and how ICTs strengthen an emerging civil 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.