Humanities in Class: Webinar Series

The Chinese Internet: Open for Business, Closed to Criticism?

Lead Scholar: Min Jiang (Professor of Communication Studies, University of North Carolina at Charlotte)

September 25, 2018

This webinar offers an overview of the historical development of the Internet in China, exploring such topics as censorship, business monopoly and Internet activism. It demonstrates how the Internet in China is intricately embedded in and shaped by China’s political processes, business operations, and people’s everyday lives.

Subjects: Journalism and Communication; Technology; Internet; Chinese History; Censorship; Activism