Modern Shanghai/The Age of the Sensationalists: Unraveling the Culture and History of Chinese modernism

Join Dr. Melody Yunzi Li (Chinese studies - University of Houston) as we delve into the vibrant jazz age, modern girl and sensationalist writers that shaped Shanghai modern during the 1920s- 1930s. From the influence of Western influences to the blossoming arts scene, we'll explore how Shanghai emerged as a cosmopolitan metropolis, leaving an indelible mark on China's past and present. Come and immerse yourself in the rich tapestry of Shanghai's history and its lasting impact on the nation's cultural heritage. Let's journey together into the enchanting world of Modern Shanghai!

Image: The Bund, Shanghai in 1928