Panelists examined the issues driving the protests in Hong Kong, the social composition and motivations of the protesters and counter-protesters, and how the various sides are using media to reach local, mainland and international audiences.
Communication -- Graduate Internship Program, Hong Kong
USC Annenberg School of Communication
Journalism master's degree students and students studying strategic public relations may spend eight weeks at internships in Hong Kong during the summer after their first year of graduate study at USC. Former CNN Beijing and Hong Kong bureau chief Mike Chinoy oversees the program.
For more information, please visit the Graduate International Programs website.
The USC U.S.-China Institute and Asia Society hosted a talk with Weijian Shan, one of Asia’s best-known financiers, as he recounts his remarkable personal story of his exile to the Gobi Desert for hard labor at the age of 15 amidst the turmoil of Mao Zedong’s Cultural Revolution.
The USC U.S.-China Institute and the USC East Asian Library present a screening of Daughter of Shanghai, a documentary featuring actress Tsai Chin talking about her life, scenes from the films and series she has starred in, and footage of celebrities talking about Tsai’s influence on them.