SOAS University of London

Centre for Global Media and Communications

Miss Weidi Zheng

BSc (Leicester), MA (SOAS, University of London)


Weidi Zheng
Miss Weidi Zheng
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Thesis title:
Projecting favorable images of China: hegemony and anti-hegemony in African private media room
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PhD Research

My research will analyze China's media cooperation with African private media in constructing a favorable Chinese national images. This research will explore how China arranges its political, economic and cultural resource to influence China's representation in African media. Moreover, it will also examine African journalists' reaction to China's media engagement.