Date: Saturday, April 7, 2012
Time: 2:30pm – 4:00pm
Location: Institute of East Asian Studies
Address: 2223 Fulton Street #2318, Berkeley, CA
Facebook event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/385717194786938/
The speakers will be examining the role of media in constructing cultural identities in digital ages.
– Shelley Rigger, Professor of East Asian Politics and Chair of Political Science, Davidson College (http://www3.davidson.edu/cms/x12025.xml)
– Xiao Qiang, Professor of Journalism, UC Berkeley (http://www.ischool.berkeley.edu/people/faculty/qiangxiao)
Strait Talk is a non-partisan dialogue program that seeks to transform international conflict by connecting young people from both sides of the Taiwan Strait and the United States and empowering them to strive for peace.