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Robertson School Speaker Series to talk with two CCTV correspondents next week

Oct 7, 2016

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As part of Marcus Messner and Vivian Medina-Messner's fall speaker series "Tweets from the Trail: The Media and the 2016 Presidential Campaign," they will talk to Wang Guan and Nathan King, correspondents of the Chinese broadcaster CCTVin the Robertson School next Tuesday. The discussion will focus on the Chinese perspective of the U.S. presidential race. Both Guan and King will join the series virtually from their bureau in Washington, D.C.

The event will be moderated by Medina-Messner and Messner as part of their "iPadJournos" class. Additional seating for anyone who is interested will be available. Seats will be given on a first-come-first-served basis. Space is limited.

Chinese Perspectives on the U.S. Presidential Race

 Tuesday, Oct. 11, 9:30 a.m., Temple 2211

 Wang Guanchief political correspondent for CCTV America’s Mandarin Service

 Nathan King, correspondent at CCTV America