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Learning to Speak Lingerie: Chinese Entrepreneurs in Egypt and the Chinese Worldview

Peter Hessler

Wednesday, April 12, 2017, 6:00pm

Global and International Studies Building Auditorium 0001

Hessler is a staff writer at The New Yorker, where he served as the Beijing correspondent from 2000 to 2007, and is also a contributing writer for National Geographic. He is the author of River Town: Two Years on the Yangtze, which won the Kiriyama Prize; Oracle Bones: A Journey Through Time in China, a finalist for the National Book Award; and Country Driving: A Chinese Road Trip. He won the 2008 National Magazine Award for excellence in reporting and was named a MacArthur Fellow in 2011.

This event is part of the Indiana University Arts and Humanities Council’s “China Remixed” initiative. To learn more about this initiative and other events in the series, please visit their website here.