Ying Zhu

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Ying Zhu

Ying Zhu is a US-based scholar of Chinese cinema and media.[1][2][3] A professor of Media Culture at the City University of New York, College of Staten Island, she is a recipient of Fellowships from the National Endowment for the Humanities[4] and from the American Council of Learned Societies.[5] She has co-produced current affairs TV documentaries[6][7][8] and co-edited research books on Chinese film and television with scholars of film, media, and Chinese politics.[9][10][11][12][13] Zhu is the author of two research monographs: Chinese Cinema during the Era of Reform: the Ingenuity of the System (2003)[14][15][16] and Television in Post-Reform China: Serial Drama, Confucian Leadership and Global Television Market (2008)[17][18][19] Her essays on Chinese media and society have appeared in the Atlantic, the New York Times, and other publications.[20][21][22][23][24][25][26][27] Zhu's co-produced documentary "China: From Cartier to Confucius" premiered at the Netherlands Film Festival on September 28, 2012, and was broadcast on the Netherlands National Public TV on October 22, 2012.[7] Her book Two Billon Eyes: The Story of China Central Television,[28] was published by the New Press in 2012,[29][30][31] and reviewed in the press.[32][33][34][35][36]


  1. ^ "Ying Zhu". 
  2. ^ Cinema of China
  3. ^ Television in the People's Republic of China
  4. ^ National Endowment for the Humanities
  5. ^ American Council of Learned Societies
  6. ^ "Google versus China", Co-Producer, researcher, and interviewer, a 50 minute documentary for VPRO, the Netherlands National Television’s Backlight Program, first aired April 18, 2011 http://tegenlicht.vpro.nl/afleveringen/2010-2011/ongekend-china/google-versus-china.html
  7. ^ a b "China: van Cartier naar Confucius (China: from Cartier to Confucius)", Co-producer, researcher, and interviewer, a 50 minute documentary for VPRO, the Netherlands National Television’s Backlight Program. Premiered at the Netherlands Film Festival in Utrecht on September 28, 2012 (http://www.filmfestival.nl/publiek/films/china-van-cartier-naar-confucius). Broadcast on the Netherlands National Public TV on October 22, 2012 (http://tegenlicht.vpro.nl/afleveringen/2012-2013/cartier-naar-confucius.html).
  8. ^ "China: van Cartier naar Confucius, sneak preview, on youtube". 
  9. ^ Art, Politics and Commerce in Chinese Cinema (co-edited with Stanley Rosen ), Hong Kong University Press, 2010, 292, on amazon.com http://www.amazon.com/Art-Politics-Commerce-Chinese-Cinema/dp/962209175X
  10. ^ TV China (co-edited with Chris Berry Chris Berry), Indiana University Press, 2009, 259
  11. ^ TV drama in China (co-edited with Michael Keane and Ruoyun Bai), Hong Kong University Press, 2008, 276
  12. ^ Television Dramas: the US and Chinese Perspectives (co-edited with Chungjing Qu), Shanghai: Shanlian, 2005, 569.
  13. ^ Women’s Studies (co-edited with Jieyu Liu & Yachien Huang), Beijing: People’s University Press, 2011, 233
  14. ^ Chinese Cinema during the Era of Reform: the Ingenuity of the System, Westport, CT: Praeger, 2003, 230.
  15. ^ "Chinese Cinema during the Era of Reform, on amazon.com". 
  16. ^ Review in the The Journal of Asian Studies available at http://www.library.csi.cuny.edu/mediaculture/assets/review%20of%20my%20book.doc
  17. ^ Television in Post-Reform China: Serial Dramas, Confucian Leadership and the Global Television Market, London: Routledge, 2008, 176
  18. ^ "Television in Post Reform China, on amazon.com". 
  19. ^ Review in the the Chinese Journal of Communications, available at http://www.library.csi.cuny.edu/mediaculture/assets/review%20of%20my%20book%20xu.doc
  20. ^ "The Inside Story of When China's State-Run TV Criticized the Party", the Atlantic web site, http://www.theatlantic.com/international/archive/2012/06/the-inside-story-of-when-chinas-state-run-tv-criticized-the-party/258102, accessed June 2012
  21. ^ “The Cultivated and the Vulgar: China's Cultural War” Asian Creative Transformations (4/2/12): http://www.creativetransformations.asia/2012/04/the-cultivated-and-the-vulgar-chinas-cultural-war
  22. ^ “Critical Masses, Commerce, and Shifting State-Society Relations in China” China Beat (February 17, 2010): http://www.thechinabeat.org/?p=1526
  23. ^ “The Past and Present of Shanghai and Chinese Cinema” New York Times China Studies Website (April, 2006): http://www.nytimes.com/ref/college/coll-china-media-001.html
  24. ^ “Cinematic Representation of Poverty and Widening Social Gap in Contemporary China” New York Times China Studies Website (April, 2006): http://www.nytimes.com/ref/college/coll-china-media-002.html
  25. ^ “The Confucian Tradition and Chinese Television Today” New York Times China Studies Website (April, 2006): http://www.nytimes.com/ref/college/coll-china-media-003.html
  26. ^ “The Cinematic Negotiation of Chinese Identity” New York Times China Studies Website (April, 2006): http://www.nytimes.com/ref/college/coll-china-media-004.html
  27. ^ “Chinese TV Dramas: Will Confucius Save the Day?” AsiaMedia (February 7, 2006): http://www.asiamedia.ucla.edu/article.asp?parentid=38580
  28. ^ China Central Television
  29. ^ Zhu, Ying (2012). Two Billion Eyes. New York: The New Press. 
  30. ^ "New Press announcement of Two Billion Eyes". 
  31. ^ "Two Billion Eyes, on amazon.com". 
  32. ^ Review of “Two Billion Eyes: The Story of China Central Television” on Wall Street Journal blog, http://blogs.wsj.com/chinarealtime/2013/01/14/real-progress-parsing-chinas-censorship-protests
  33. ^ "What China Watches", Boston Globe, Jan 13, 2013, http://bostonglobe.com/ideas/2013/01/13/what-china-watches/rzgBR8CyLpUdvwC3CJjUCK/story.html
  34. ^ "Serving Two Masters", China Economic Review, Dec 17, 2012, http://www.chinaeconomicreview.com/serving-two-masters
  35. ^ "Party TV", New Inquiry, Dec 4, 2012, http://thenewinquiry.com/essays/party-tv
  36. ^ "Book review: Two Billion Eyes - the Story of China Central Television", South China Morning Post, Nov 18, 2012, http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/books/article/1083937/book-review-two-billion-eyes-story-china-central-television