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New School-Parsons School of Design Photography Focus Lecture audio recordingsPhotojournalism Focus ➔ Photojournalism Focus Lecture with Chiang Ning Sheng

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New School for Social Research (New York, N.Y. : 1919-1997) (producer)
Chiang Ning Sheng (speaker)
Benedict J. Fernandez (host)


June 7 – 11 1982


In the first of two segments, Chiang Sheng presents a slideshow of historical photographs and speaks on the development of photography in China. In the second segment, Sheng speaks on contemporary Chinese politics, discussing mass media and education, as well as the photojournalist's role in putting pressure on authorities. At the end of the lecture, Sheng shows photographs taken by Chinese photojournalists on a visit to the United States and answers questions from the audience.


Chiang Ning-Sheng - Pic Ed of Xing-Hua (New China News Agency) - June 8, 1982;Chiang Ning-Shen from Xing-Hua (New China News Agency) - Chinese

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box pav_9, cassette 1.29 A-B



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