CHIME's 20th International Conference will be held in Los Angeles between 29 March and 2 April 2017. The hosting institution is the World Music Center of the Department of Ethnomusicology, UCLA Herb Alpert School of Music, with generous sponsorship from the UCLA Confucius Institute, the European Foundation for Chinese Music Research (CHIME), the Fudan-UC Center on Contemporary China, the UCLA Center for Chinese Studies, the UCLA Asia Pacific Center, and the UCLA Program on Central Asia.
The UCLA Confucius Institute presents a series of monthly webinars targeted to help Mandarin language teachers improve their teaching strategies and learn about new advancements in the field.
The San Francisco State University College of Ethnic Studies presents Stomping Grounds, part of multimedia culmination project focused on Chinatown as a social laboratory during the "peak" of Asian American Movement (1968-1974).
Join the Society for Asian Art at the home of Fr. Richard Fabian to study how to look, how to “see", how to contextualize, and how to cultivate an attentive mind, so the painting reaches us with maximum impact aesthetically, emotionally, and intellectually.
In conjunction with the exhibition Chinese Ceramics from the Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA), a series of programs and workshops will be offered from February through July at the Vincent Price Art Museum, East Los Angeles Library, and Monterey Park Bruggemeyer Library.
The Center for Buddhist Studies at Stanford presents Wendi L. Adamek as she examines tathagatagarbha-related texts used in sites in 6th-7th century North China or written by figures active in that milieu.