Events

  • Little Soldiers: An American Boy, a Chinese School, and the Global Race to Achieve

    October 4, 2017 - 4:00pm
    Los Angeles, California

    The USC U.S.-China Institute presents a talk by Lenora Chu, whose new book explores what takes place behind closed classroom doors in China's education system. Chu’s eye-opening investigation challenges assumptions and considers the true value and purpose of education.

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  • Screening: Above the Drowning Sea

    October 5, 2017 - 6:00pm
    Los Angeles, California

    The USC U.S.-China Institute, USC Pacific Asia Museum, and USC Shoah Foundation present a screening of the film Above the Drowning Sea, the story of the dramatic escape of European Jews from Nazi-controlled Europe to Shanghai on the eve of World War Two. Followed by a panel conversation. 

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  • Screening: We the Workers

    October 9, 2017 - 5:00pm
    Los Angeles, California

    The USC U.S.-China Institute presents a screening of the film We the Workers 凶年之畔, which follows labor activists over a six-year period as they find common ground with workers, helping them negotiate with local officials and factory owners over wages and working conditions. The screening will be followed a Q&A with Han Dongfang, founder and director of the China Labour Bulletin. 

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September 30, 2017 - 11:00am
Berkeley, California
The University of California, Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive will be hosting a film series on the history of Chinese cinema, in conjunction with an international film conference hosted by UC Berkeley's Center for Chinese Studies. 
 
September 30, 2017 - 8:00pm
Berkeley, California

The Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive will screen the 1948 film Spring in a Small Town

October 1, 2017 - 12:00am
Baltimore, Maryland
The Walters Art Museum will be exhibiting a collection of art from across Asia. 
 
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 2, 2017 - 4:30pm
Ithaca, New York

This talk will examine the rapid urbanization of Chinese cities. 

October 4, 2017 - 4:00pm
Los Angeles, California

The USC U.S.-China Institute presents a talk by Lenora Chu, whose new book explores what takes place behind closed classroom doors in China's education system. Chu’s eye-opening investigation challenges assumptions and considers the true value and purpose of education.

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.

October 5, 2017 - 6:00pm
Los Angeles, California

The USC U.S.-China Institute, USC Pacific Asia Museum, and USC Shoah Foundation present a screening of the film Above the Drowning Sea, the story of the dramatic escape of European Jews from Nazi-controlled Europe to Shanghai on the eve of World War Two. Followed by a panel conversation. 

October 6, 2017 - 6:00pm
Eugene, Oregon

The visiting Chinese Kwun Opera Society performs scenes from a classic romance, accompanied by local musicians.

October 9, 2017 - 5:00pm
Los Angeles, California

The USC U.S.-China Institute presents a screening of the film We the Workers 凶年之畔, which follows labor activists over a six-year period as they find common ground with workers, helping them negotiate with local officials and factory owners over wages and working conditions. The screening will be followed a Q&A with Han Dongfang, founder and director of the China Labour Bulletin. 

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