上海(Shanghai). 上海人民美术出版社. [Shanghai ren min mei shu chu ban she]. 1965. First edition. Stock ID #155919
Examples of characters throughout, 12.2 x 17.3cm, oblong, 78pp, light soiling wrappers, lower cover creased. Good copy. The blackboard newspaper was once (from 1950s to early 1990s) widely used in China by the general public, especially in schools and state-owned factories, as it was a highly effective platform to generate and circulate local news or to promote pro-communist advanced ideas. Today there this still some use of this form of news and information delivery, although many use a computer generated form of it.
Guides such as this one have been published since the 1950s with the aim of teaching people how to effectively and artistically produce a blackboard newspaper. (When referring to this item please quote stockid 155919).
Price: $80.00 AU