|Sat Oct 31 2015, 2:00pm–5:00pm|
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“世界焦虑于如何理解中国，中国也在焦虑于如何理解自身。” —— 许知远
“中国”，究竟是什么概念？世界人看到的中国，是同一个中国吗？中国的话题太丰富，等待被讲述。陶杰（香港）、许知远 （北京）两大文人将相聚新加坡，讲解您所不知道的“另一个中国”，展开一场兼 具睿智、深度与趣味的才子对谈。
China is no doubt a rich topic ripe for discussion, and who better than Hong Kong’s Chip Tsao and Beijing’s Xu Zhiyuan, both revered in their own right, to tackle the subject? Catch both columnists and literati together in Singapore as they chew on the topic with their characteristic wits, depth and engaging insights.
This session is in Mandarin with simultaneous English interpretation.
This event is co-presented with 無界限講堂UnThinkTank.
CHIP TSAO 陶杰 (HONG KONG)
Chip Tsao, also known by his pen name To Kit, is a prominent Hong Kong writer and journalist who is well versed in Western and Chinese languages and cultures. A famous media personality in Hong Kong, Tsao is well-known for his witty remarks and sarcasm when commenting on current and social affairs on radio and television, as well as in print.
Some of his published works include Alongside Thames (泰晤士河畔), The Girl Who Killed The Quail (殺鹌鹑的少女), Stars Of That Night (那一夜星斗)and Risque Expressions (风流花相).
XU ZHIYUAN 许知远 (CHINA)
Xu Zhiyuan is a columnist for the Financial Times Chinese. After graduating from Peking University in 2000, he became a journalist and author. He has worked for The Economic Observer and Bloomberg Businessweek China. He won the SOPA Award for Excellence in Opinion Writing in 2008. His latest books are Alienated from the Motherland and The Totalitarian Temptation.
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