Library Header Image
LSE Research Online LSE Library Services

A golden carnival in the golden era?

Li, Zhiyi (2015) A golden carnival in the golden era? POLIS: journalism and society at the LSE (04 Nov 2015). Website.

Download (2MB) | Preview


This article is by LSE MSc student Zhiyi Li Earlier this month, the UK had the first state visit by a Chinese President in ten years. Xi Jinping or “Big Daddy Xi”met UK royals and politicians, visiting universities and enterprises, even enjoying fish and chips in a pub. Both British media and Chinese media gave huge coverage to the event and mass media, online news sites, together with social media, constructed a carnival-like media event with space for both humour and more serious themes.

Item Type: Online resource (Website)
Official URL:
Additional Information: © 2015 The Author(s)
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe) > JN101 Great Britain
J Political Science > JQ Political institutions Asia
P Language and Literature > PN Literature (General) > PN1990 Broadcasting
Date Deposited: 12 May 2017 11:27
Last Modified: 15 Sep 2023 20:05

Actions (login required)

View Item View Item


Downloads per month over past year

View more statistics