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Qiliang He to explore journalism in China

Image from the 1937 film Street Angel.

Image from the 1937 film Street Angel.

Journalism in China will be the topic of the next Faculty Research Seminar from the Department of History.

Assistant Professor of History Qiliang He will present “The Use of Newspapers: Some Reflections on the History of Journalism in China” at 3:30 p.m. Thursday, April 21, in Schroeder Hall, room 108.

He will cover a host of issues related to the press in China in late-Qing and Republican times, and will touch upon a number of topics in relation to Chinese newspapers, including the press and the rise of a new public as well as the journalistic practice of “literati-cumpolitical-commentators” (wenren lunzheng).

For additional information, contact the Department of History at (309) 438-5641.

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