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Michael Keane

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I conduct research on Chinese creative industries, particularly media. I teach and supervise PhD students in this area. I speak Chinese and spend two months of a year in China. My particular focus is on how arts, media and design businesses might find opportunities in Asia.

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25 Nov 2010
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While many in China are embracing the notion of creativity, planning and managing it is another issue writes Michael Keane for APO.

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Article

28 Jun 2009
562

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Michael Keane writes that the West Kowloon Cultural District is drawing a deal of attention as Hong Kong seeks to engage with the creative industries. But not everyone is happy.

In September 2003, Hong Kong began its...

Commentary

12 Mar 2009
213

What does the "creative economy" mean in China and how might it be developed, asks MICHAEL KEANE

VIEWERS of the Beijing Olympic Games opening ceremony on the evening of 8 August 2008 witnessed the most impressively coordinated launch of any major global event. Superbly...

Report

30 Mar 2007
12

Critical scholarship often views media concentration as an expression of corporate capitalism: that is, powerful media owned and supported by wealthy private interests. This paper is about critical mass in media industries. The emphasis, however, is on emerging production centres rather than ‘structures of dominance’...

Essay

30 Mar 2007
23

Critical scholarship often views media concentration as an expression of corporate capitalism: that is, powerful media owned and supported by wealthy private interests. This paper is about critical mass in media industries. The emphasis, however, is on emerging production centres rather than ?structures of dominance?...

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