East Wind or West Wind? How Popular Culture Changes China in the 21st Century

East Wind or West Wind?



7:00 pm


Your living room -- via Zoom


Free--in conjunction wtih Ragdale Reads Searching for Sylvie Lee

Lake Forest College Assistant Professor of Chinese Ying Wu explores the ways in which western and Chinese pop culture have changed and influenced each other. From reality shows to "boy" bands, pop stars to talk shows, Professor Wu will share how Chinese culture has adopted and adapted western models, while creating a uniquely popular (counter) culture all its own.

A Ragdale Reads Event