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Chinese Media Landscapes Seminar at Confucius Institute

April 3, 2014 - 09:30-15:30

The seminar explores the development and features of various forms of media in China and the increasingly popular online social media. Case studies will be introduced to help to understand the interactions between the media and other institutions, the market and the state. How Chinese state media have shaped the views of foreign audience on China and the Chinese will be discussed.
 
Speakers:
Lilli Hoiting Li, PhD Fellow, Department of Culture and Society, Aarhus University
Xianwen Kuang, PhD Research Fellow, Department of Political Science and Public Management, University of Southern Denmark
 
The seminar explores the development and features of various forms of media in China and the increasingly popular online social media. Case studies will be introduced to help to understand the interactions between the media and other institutions, the market and the state. How Chinese state media have shaped the views of foreign audience on China and the Chinese will be discussed.
 
Students can obtain 2-3 credits for Chinese media and popular culture study unit (WAC323) by attending the seminar and writing an essay about the topic.
 
Venue: Confucius Institute, University of Helsinki
 
 
Chinese Media Landscapes Seminar at Confucius Institute

Details

Date:
April 3, 2014
Time:
09:30-15:30