The Museum of Chinese in America presents conversations around a dinner table with 34 Chinese and Asian-American chefs. Sour, Sweet, Bitter, Spicy weaves together complex stories through a dynamic video installation featuring pioneering chefs. (October 06, 2016 - March 26, 2017)
The Museum of Chinese in America presents this exhibition about immigration issues, presenting the story of the passengers of the Golden Venture, a ship carrying 286 undocumented Chinese immigrants that ran aground in New York City in 1993.
Composer Huang Ruo, the 2017 Cheng Family Visiting Artist at The Huntington, returns for an evening of discussion and performance accompanied by the acclaimed kun opera singer Qian Yi.
Please join the USC U.S.-China Institute for a book talk by Guobin Yang. The first part of the book offers a new explanation of factional violence in the Red Guard movement and the second part of the book chronicles the de-sacralization of that revolutionary culture throughout the 1970s and the rise of a new wave of protest that inaugurated the democratic movements of the reform era.
This presentation takes theories of communication and philosophy of alterity as a starting point to study the methodology of the history of contact between cultures.
Karl Gerth, Professor of History at the University of California, San Diego, will discuss Mao badges and how they seem to be ad odds with their history as icons of loyalty to Mao Zedong during the early Cultural Revolution.
The Fairbank Center for Chinese Studies and the Harvard University Asia Center present a talk with Sebastian Heilmann, President of the Mercator Institute for China Studies (MERICS) in Berlin, and former Visiting Fellow of the Fairbank Center.