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September 28, 2017 - 8:00am

This course will explore Japan’s overlooked international relations with Asia and its encounters with the West before, during, and after the Tokugawa era (1600-1868). Participants will investigate teacher-developed lessons and primary sources to use in their middle and high school world history classrooms.

September 28, 2017 - 8:15am

This conference explores the philosophies, texts, arts, and practices of Mongolian Buddhism.

September 29, 2017 - 8:00am

This online book group will consider interviews conducted by Chinese writer Liao Yiwu that capture the changes and impacts of Deng Xiaoping’s reforms of the 1980s and 1990s.

October 1, 2017 - 10:00am
Berkeley, California

In honor of the 30th anniversary of the Chinese Medicinal Herb Garden, join Peg Schafer for a lecture on growing Chinese botanicals for beauty and medicine as well as medicinal edibles that grow well and make efficacious medicine here in the bay area.

October 5, 2017 - 8:00am
Berkeley, California

This symposium celebrates the intellectual contributions of UC Berkeley’s research on Chinese communities overseas, including its archival collections from around the world.

December 23, 2017 - 4:00pm
San Francisco, California

Artist Summer Mei-ling Lee brings a ground-breaking exhibition about the historic Tung-wah Group of Hospitals, which played an important role in Chinese immigration to San Francisco. (Exhibition dates: October 26 - December 23, 2017)

January 1, 2018 - 4:00pm
Pasadena, California

Celebrating the grand reopening of USC Pacific Asia Museum after a year of the seismic retrofit project, the museum will present Ceremonies and Celebrations: Textile Treasures from the USC Pacific Asia Museum Collection, drawn from the museum’s extraordinary collection of over 2,700 costumes and textiles from China, Korea, Japan, India, the Himalayas and Southeast Asia. (Exhibition dates: September 1, 2017 - January 1, 2018) 

March 11, 2018 - 5:00pm
Santa Ana, California

Bowers Museum presents an exhibition about Empress Dowager Cixi (1835-1908), the first of its kind in the United States to explore the empress dowager’s roles beyond politics. (Exhibition dates: November 12, 2017- March 11, 2018)

April 1, 2019 - 9:00am
Santa Ana, California

The Bowers Museum will be presenting an exhibition highlighting China’s terra cotta soldiers for a third time in the museum’s history.