Ethnographer Tricia Wang discusses how online identities become more elastic, moving between formal and informal ways of expression. She is charting new online roads, based on long-time fieldwork, watching how people express themselves online. And why talking to strangers is important.
Shadow banking is on the agenda of the +China Weekly Hangout for Friday 30 August, featuring shadow-banking expert assistant professor Sara Hsu . You can read or announcement here, ask questions, or register for live participation at our event page.
Are the cyber wars a new cold war in a new coat? In June, the China Weekly Hangout brought together media lecturer Paul Fox from HKU, security consultant Mathew Hoover from Hong Kong and China-Africa scholar Winslow Robertson from Washington DC to discuss this new way of online expression. Moderation by Fons Tuinstra, of the China Speakers Bureau, from Lausanne, Switzerland.