The Hong Kong International Literary Festival

Ian Johnson

Ian Johnson is a Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist focusing on society, religion and history. He works out of Beijing, where he also teaches at the Beijing Center for Chinese Studies. He was a newspaper correspondent in China for the Wall Street Journal and a contributor for the New York Times, the New York Review of Books, the New Yorker and National Geographic. Johnson was twice nominated for the Pulitzer Prize and won in 2001 for his coverage of China. He also won two awards from the Overseas Press Club and an award from the Society of Professional Journalists. In 2017 he won Stanford University’s Shorenstein Journalism Award for his body of work covering Asia.

張彥是普立茲獎得獎記者,作品觸及社會、宗教及歷史議題。他在北京工作,現於北京中國學中心教授中國研究。他曾是《華爾街日報》駐華記者,亦是《紐約時報》、《紐約書評》、《紐約客》和《國家地理雜誌》撰稿人。張彥獲兩次普立茲獎提名,於2001年以其中國國情的報導得獎。他的文章還獲兩個海外記者俱樂部及一個美國專業新聞記者協會頒發的獎項。張彥今年亦獲史丹佛大學頒授Shorenstein新聞獎。

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