LSE Arts public lecture
Date: Thursday 24 February 2011
Venue: Wolfson Theatre, New Academic Building
Speaker: Ryan Pyle
Chair: Dr Bingchun Meng
Canadian born, award winning, documentary photographer Ryan Pyle first visited China in 2001. After a 3 month trip around the country he was hooked. He has never left since. It was very much Ryan's first trip to China that inspired him to enter the discipline of photography, and since then his imagery has graced the pages of the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Time, Newsweek, Fortune, The Sunday Times Magazine and the Financial Times Magazine.
Ryan will visit the LSE to speak about his work, his career to date and what it is like working in China for the world's leading publications.
Dr Bingchun Meng is a Lecturer in the department of Media and Communications at LSE.
You can find more information about Ryan on his website.
This event is free and open to all with no ticket required. Entry is on a first come, first served basis. For any queries email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 020 7955 6043.
Just economics and politics? Think again. While LSE does not teach arts or music, there is a vibrant cultural side to the School - from weekly free music concerts in the Shaw Library, and an LSE orchestra and choir with their own professional conductors, various film, art and photographic student societies, the annual LSE photo prize competition, the LSE Literary Festival and artist-in-residence projects. For more information please view the LSE Arts website.
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