Reading the World: Craig McIntosh | Duke Kunshan University

Reading the World: Craig McIntosh

DKU Library and the Academic Resource Center invite you to join our "Reading the World" series. In this series, members of the DKU community from across the globe will share their favorite books and movies and talk about the intersection of culture, history and artistic expression.

Our first session will feature Craig McIntosh, Senior Editor for the Office of Communications. A British journalist with more than 20 years' experience, Craig has worked as a writer and editor on three continents. Before joining DKU, he was Deputy Director of National News at China Daily. In this event, Craig will introduce several books, movies & TV shows that he feels provide a taste of England.

Time: 6:30 - 7:30 PM, Monday, March 25

Location: Second Floor of the Library

Talker: Craig McIntosh, Senior Editor, the Office of Communications

Light refreshments will be provided. Come to read the world!


Craig's Recommendation:


  • H.G. Wells, "The War of the Worlds"
  • Wilkie Collins, "The Woman in White"
  • Nick Hornby, "About a Boy"

Movies & TV

  • Get Carter (Movie) 1971
  • Only Fools & Horses (TV Series) 1981–2003
  • Tyrannosaur (Movie)  2011   
  • This is England (Movie & TV Series) 2006/2010–2015

View the list of Craig's recommended titles available at the Library.