The 64th activity of the “Association of Teachers Lecturing in English” (ATLE) will be held on Thursday, Oct 20, 2016, at 3:00 PM in A209 Main Teaching Building.
The schedule is as follow:
1. Keynote speech by Professor. Peter Swirski
Topic: “ Filmmaker, Writer, Superstar, or Liar? The Journalistic Ethics of Michael Moore. ”
2. Discussion & Tea break.
Host: Dr. Zheng Yue
Peter Swirski is a Canadian scholar and critic, listed in the Canadian Who’s Who. A Distinguished Professor of American Literature and American Studies, he is Amazon’s and Alibris’ #1 Bestseller in American History and Criticism and Canadian Literary Criticism. He is the author of sixteen award-winning books on American literature and culture, including From Lowbrow to Nobrow (2005), Ars Americana, Ars Politica (2010),American Utopia and Social Engineering (2011), and American Political Fictions (2015). His futurological study of computer-written fiction From Literature to Biterature (2013) became a bestseller not only in literary studies but also in computer science. He made TV appearances in Hong Kong, Europe, Russia, and the United States, and on the BBC World Service with an audience of 200 million worldwide.
See also: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Peter_Swirski
For more information please contact Zhao Kai, 85223678.
The Standing Committee of the Club invites you to attend the meeting and make your contributions.
Committee of the Association of Teachers Lecturing in English