Past Event

Beijing Panel on Playwriting ft. ZHU Yi SOA '11

August 4, 2018
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Columbia Global Centers | Beijing, No. 26, 1F Core Plaza, 1 Shanyuan Street, Zhongguancun, Haidian District, Beijing

On August 4, Columbia Global Centers | Beijing invites you to a panel discussion on playwriting, featuring Columbia alumna ZHU Yi SOA '11. 

ZHU Yi is a New York-based playwright and screenwriter, and was born and raised in Shanghai, China. She hold a MFA in playwriting from Columbia University. Yi has received the First Prize at 2015 World Sinophone Drama Competition, and Shanghai Drama Valley's 2015 Outstanding Playwright of the Year Award, and is 2012-2013 Emerging Artist Fellow at New York Theatre Workshop, a Youngblood alumni at Ensemble Studio Theatre, a member of Ma-Yi Writers Lab, the Royal Court Theatre's International Playwrights Program, and Dramatists Guild of America.



Ping He, Professor, Nanjing Normal University; Literature Critic

Xiaolan Shang, Associate Researcher, Institute of Literature, Chinese Academy of Social Science

Qingmei Tao, Associate Researcher, Institute of Literature, Chinese Academy of Social Science

Hang Zhang, Dramatic Critic, Playwright



Ying Qian, Assistant Professor at Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures, Columbia University



6:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.  Registration

7:00 p.m. - 7:15 p.m.  Reading of Script Excerpts

7:15 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.  Dialogue between Professor Ping He and ZHU Yi

8:00 p.m. - 8:40 p.m.  Panel Discussion

8:40 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.  Q&A


Special Notice
  • The event will be conducted in Chinese.

  • Due to limited seats, registration will be verified through the QR code of confirmation. Please present the QR code at the entrance. 

  • Please plan to arrive no earlier than the registration time and no later than 20 minutes after the end of the registration period.

  • If you are unable to attend the event, please inform us in advance. 

  • If you have any questions, please leave us a message below or email to [email protected]