Tag Archives: Ian Johnson

China Conference Speakers

Looking for speakers for your upcoming conference in China? We have great suggestions for China conference speakers for you:  Dr Andy Xie – renowned Chinese economist Dr Geoff Raby – Former Australian Ambassador to China Ian Johnson – Pulitzer Prize-winning author, China Expert Prof Anil Gupta – INSEAD Chaired Professor of Strategy & China India […]

Ian Johnson spoke at CLSA China Forum in Beijing

Ian Johnson, Pulitzer Prize winner and China journalist for the Wall Street Journal, spoke on May 13 at CLSA China Forum in Beijing on the prospects for political reform in China. The forum was attended by over a hundred fund managers and Ian’s presentation was very well received. Ian Johnson first went to China in 1984 and has […]

Ian Johnson Explores How the Local Chinese Live and Do Business at the Grand Canal

Ian Johnson, Pulitzer Prize winner, China journalist for the Wall Street Journal, and author of Wild Grass: Three Stories of Change in Modern China, wrote in the May issue of National Geographic about how the local Chinese live and do business at the Grand Canal. Ian Johnson first went to China in 1984 and has lived there off […]

Ian Johnson – In-depth Stories of Hengdian, The World’s Largest Film Studio in China

 Ian Johnson, Pulitzer Prize winner, China journalist for the Wall Street Journal, and author of Wild Grass: Three Stories of Change in Modern China, wrote some in-depth stories of Hengdian, The World’s Largest Film Studio in China. You can read them here… Ian Johnson first went to China in 1984 and has lived there off and on for […]

Speakers on China Business

Are you looking for a speaker who truly knows China business for your upcoming event? We are the China speakers bureau to help you to identify the most appropriate speakers. Helen Wang – award-winning author and expert on China’s middle class Ann Lee – frequent media commentator on economic issues Andy Xie – Renowed Chinese […]

Ian Johnson on Southern Weekend Incident and It’s Impact

 Ian Johnson, Pulitzer Prize winner, China journalist for the Wall Street Journal, and author of Wild Grass: Three Stories of Change in Modern China, writes on Southern Weekend incident and it’s impact in New York Times: …… Indeed, Mr. Xi seems to be casting himself in the mold of Deng, who was known for bold economic reforms but […]

Ian Johnson: Professionals Leave China in Record Numbers…

 Ian Johnson, Pulitzer Prize winner, China journalist for the Wall Street Journal, and author of Wild Grass: Three Stories of Change in Modern China, observes that professionals are leaving China in record numbers as they are wary of the future… Here is extract of Ian’s article at New York Times: Few emigrants from China cite politics, but […]

Ian Johnson on Xi JinPing & China

Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Ian Johnson appeared alongside Harvard University professor Rod MacFarquhar and Asia Society’s Orville Schell for a discussion entitled “How Stable is China?” at At Asia Society in New York. While discussing China’s upcoming leadership change, the topic of conversation naturally turned to Xi Jinping, the presumptive heir to Hu Jintao‘s role as leader of the country. Johnson, now a Beijing-based correspondent […]

Ian Johnson: How Stable is China?

How Stable is China? In the wake of the Bo Xilai scandal, Ian Johnson, Roderick MacFarquhar and Orville Schell assess China’s recent political upheavals and its upcoming change of leadership in the following discussion at the Asia Society. Ian Johnson Ian Johnson first went to China in 1984 and has lived there off and on for a dozen years. He […]

Ian Johnson to Publish New Book “Chinese Characters”

 Ian Johnson, Pulitzer Prize winner, China journalist for the Wall Street Journal, and author of Wild Grass: Three Stories of Change in Modern China, is going to publish his new book “Chinese Characters”, with a couple of contributors. Here is the excerpt of the book: An artist paints landscapes of faraway places that she cannot identify in order […]

Ian Johnson on China’s Recent Political Events (Sep 2012)

 Ian Johnson, Pulitzer Prize winner, China journalist for the Wall Street Journal, and author of Wild Grass: Three Stories of Change in Modern China, shares his insights on China’s recent political events, from the Anti-Japanese Protests to Xi Jinping’s Return… Anti-Japanese Protests Over Disputed Islands Continue in China … By IAN JOHNSON and THOM SHANKER. Published: September 16, 2012 …Ian […]

Ian Johnson’s Wild Grass – The Story of China’s Grassroots Unrest

Ian Johnson, a Pulitzer Prize winner for his reporting on China for the Wall Street Journal, has found the small pockets of resistance that dot the vast landscape of Chinese society and may become the initial fissures that will someday bring down the seemingly indestructible façade of the Communist Party. In Wild Grass, he recounts the stories […]

Ian Johnson: Bo Xilai – China’s Falling Star…

 Ian Johnson, Pulitzer Prize winner, China journalist for the Wall Street Journal, and author of Wild Grass: Three Stories of Change in Modern China, shares his insight on the China’s Falling Star – Bo Xilai… … But there’s a growing sense among many Chinese that their country’s government needs to undertake serious reforms. In China as […]

Ian Johnson: Toward a Post-Communist Post-Confucian China…

 Ian Johnson, Pulitzer Prize winner, China journalist for the Wall Street Journal, and author of Wild Grass: Three Stories of Change in Modern China, discussed with Roderick MacFarquhar and Orville Schell on China’s near future, in particular its upcoming change of leadership… If you feel interested in engaging Ian for a speaking arrangement please [email protected] for more information.