Douglas Crets

Icon

Giving Credibility to the Shadow Education System

China Youth Shows Promise as Social Media Pioneers

Yang Lan vs Gong Li 杨澜 vs 巩利

Image by hto2008 via Flickr

Yang Lan, China’s Oprah, makes a compelling case for the rise of the social media class in China. She says that the Chinese social media environment is a study in media freedom and cultural pressure, where young Chinese are constantly seeking new self-expression in a global media climate and representing something authentically Chinese to the world.

This is not the most thorough talk on China’s cultural and social issues. But watch it if you want some idea of the force multiplier of young people using and sharing freely available media.

Advertisements

Filed under: Influence, Tech, , , , ,

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

You Found Me; Now Follow Me

Facebook Twitter More...

Calendar

October 2011
M T W T F S S
« Sep   Nov »
 12
3456789
10111213141516
17181920212223
24252627282930
31  

Recent Tweets @Douglascrets

Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 48 other followers

%d bloggers like this: