Whether they are belting out rock tunes or painting portraits, Chinese artists are bold and innovative. Explore the development and significance of China’s arts and culture scene from 1989 through the Internet era. We will also examine the relationship between popular culture and censorship and the impact of creative thinkers and artists on China’s cultural consciousness.
Anna Sophie Loewenberg has spent decades reporting on China for media outlets such as NPR and AP Horizons. She is the co-creator of the Sexy Beijing series. Her documentary films have been reviewed by CNN.com, Timesonline, and Newyorker.com and have over 15 million views worldwide. She holds a master’s from the Columbia Graduate School of Journalism.
Note: Due to the Martin Luther King, Jr. and Presidents' Day Holidays, this class begins Monday, January 28 and ends Monday, March 11.