Wesoky Co-organizes Conference on Political Humor in Modern China

Professor of Political Science Sharon Wesoky co-organized the conference Political Humor in Modern China: Interdisciplinary Perspectives at Hong Kong Polytechnic University on December 10-11. The conference was funded in part by a $20,000 grant from the Chiang Ching-kuo Foundation for International Scholarly Exchange. She also presented a paper at the conference, “The Politics of Cynicism and Neoliberal Hegemony: Representations of Gender in Chinese Internet Humor.”