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Media and Culture in Contemporary China


A two-day conference featuring Chinese Producer Zhang Jizhong, sponsored by the UCLA-USC Joint East Asian Studies Center and held on the UCLA and USC campuses October 21-22, 2011.

Videos


Media and Culture in Contemporary China: Highlights Video

Highlight video from the October 21 conference held at UCLA.


Media and Culture in Contemporary China: The View from the Academy

Videocast of Session 1 from the October 21 conference held at UCLA.


Media and Culture in Contemporary China: The View from the Industry

Videocast of Session 2 from the October 21 conference held at UCLA.


Media and Culture in Contemporary China: Recreating Chinese History & Literature in Film & TV

Videocast of Session 3 from October 21, 2011 conference held at UCLA


Media and Culture in Contemporary China: Zhang Jizhong Keynote

Videocast of keynote address by Zhang Jizong at October 21, 2011 conference at UCLA


USC Slide-Show Introduction to Theme Parks in China

"China's Theme Parks Today, the Themed Space(s), Marketing Models and the Imagineering/Copying Power"


USC Session 4: Globalization of Theme Parks: the view from the Industry

"A panel discussion on the globalization of theme parks featuring scholars and members of the industry."


USC Session 5: Theme Parks in China: the view from the Academy

"Presentations and a panel discussion on theme parks in China featuring scholars from the U.S. and China."


USC An Audience Conversation with Zhang Jizhong

"A question-and-answer session with Zhang Jizhong, Chinese TV and film producer and Monkey King theme park creator."


Photos by Joy C. Yang