Public Lecture by Bai Yansong (白岩松), news commentator, anchor and journalist for China Central Television (CCTV).
The talk will be conducted in Putonghua
22 October 2013 (Tuesday)
Wang Gungwu Lecture Hall, Graduate House, HKU
About the speaker: As commentator for China Central Television’s “News 1+1” program and the host of its “News Week” program, Bai Yansong is a a noted broadcaster, known for his piercing insight into current affairs. A graduate of the Communication University of China, Bai has been with CCTV since 1993, when he got his start on the network’s “Oriental Horizon,” CCTV’s pionneering current affairs programme. He was born in Inner Mongolia in 1968.