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CKGSB Knowledge Series Gold Event — Sinica Podcast Recording Session with Jiayang Fan of The New Yorker

2017-12-18 · New York

 

A CKGSB Knowledge Series Gold Event in Partnership with SupChina

 

 

A Complimentary Networking Event for CKGSB Alumni

 

WHEN:

Monday, December 18, 2017
6:00PM – 8:00PM

 

WHERE:

CKGSB New York Office

601 Lexington Avenue, 26th Floor

New York, NY 10022

 

Please join us for a special CKGSB Knowledge Series Gold event: a live recording of SupChina’s Sinica podcast featuring Jiayang Fan, a staff writer at the New Yorker magazine, where she writes about China and Chinese-American politics and culture.

 

Hosted by co-founders Jeremy Goldkorn and Kaiser Kuo, the Sinica podcast is "a weekly discussion of current affairs in China with journalists, writers, academics, policy makers, business people, and anyone with something compelling to say about the country that's reshaping the world." Mr. Goldkorn is also the editor-in-chief of SupChina.com while Mr. Kuo is the editor-at-large.

 

We hope you can join us. Space is limited for this complimentary event. Registration required. Kindly RSVP here.

 

 

ABOUT THE SPEAKERS

 

Jiayang Fan

Staff Writer, The New Yorker

 

Jiayang Fan is a staff writer at the New Yorker magazine, where she writes about China and Chinese-American politics and culture. Ms. Fan's work has also appeared in the New York Times Book Review, the New York Times Magazine, and the Paris Review, among other places. She was born in Chongqing, China, and moved to the US at the age of 8.

 

 

Jeremy Goldkorn

Co-Host and Co-Founder, Sinica Podcast; Editor-in-chief, SupChina.com

 

Jeremy Goldkorn is co-host and co-founder of the Sinica podcast and editor-in-chief of SupChina.com. He moved to China in 1995 and became managing editor of Beijing's first independent English-language entertainment magazine and ran a variety of websites and print media startups. In 2003, he founded the website and research firm, Danwei, which tracked Chinese media, markets, politics and business. It was acquired in 2013 by the Financial Times.

  

Goldkorn is founder of Great Wall Fresh, a social enterprise to help Chinese peasant farmers run small tourism businesses catering to foreign outdoor enthusiasts.  He has lived in a workers dormitory, produced a documentary film about African soccer players in Beijing, and rode a bicycle from Peshawar to Kathmandu via Kashgar and Lhasa.  He moved to Nashville, Tennessee, in 2015 and is a board member of the Tennessee China Network.

 

 

Kaiser Kuo

Co-Host and Co-Founder, Sinica Podcast; Editor-at-large, SupChina.com

 

Kaiser Kuo is host of the Sinica Podcast, a weekly discussion on current affairs in China, and editor-at-large of SupChina.com. He was co-founder of China's first and best-known heavy metal band, Tang Dynasty, and served from 2010-2016 as director of international communications for Baidu, China's leading search engine. He repatriated to the U.S. in 2016 after 20 years living in China.

 

 

FOR QUESTIONS, PLEASE CONTACT:

Joe Zhang
Marketing Program Coordinator
CKGSB Americas
Tel: +1 646-627-7735 
Email: joezhang-bp@ckgsb.edu.cn