The Google China Standoff
Documentary Screening and discussion with Producer Zhu Ying, College of Staten Island, CUNY
Thursday, October 20, 2011
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
6275 Bunche Hall
Ying Zhu is Professor of Media Culture and Director of Modern China/East Asian Studies Group at the College of Staten Island, the City University of New York. Her publications have appeared in leading media journals and various edited book volumes in the US, China, and Europe. She is the author of Chinese Cinema during the Era of Reform: the Ingenuity of the System (2003) and Television in Post-Reform China: Serial Drama, Confucian Leadership and Global Television Market (2008); co-editor of TV China (with Chris Berry, 2009), TV Drama in China (with Michael Keane and Ruoyun Bai, 2008), Art, Politics and Commerce in Chinese Cinema (with Stanley Rosen, 2010), and co-producer of a TV documentary, Google Verses China for Dutch National TV. Currently she is finishing up a book on China Central Television and a TV documentary on the revival of Confucius classics among the Chinese youth. She is the recipient of American Council of Learned Societies Fellowship (2007-08) and of the 2006 Fellow of National Endowment for the Humanities.
Brown bag lunch - feel free to bring your own.