Guobin Yang examines the factional violence in the Red Guard movement as well as 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.
Yuja Wang and The Shanghai Symphony
The Philharmonic Society presents a performance by Yuja Wang, led by conductor Long Yu.
Long Yu, Conductor
Yuja Wang, Piano
The Shanghai Symphony
Led by conductor Long Yu, the Society’s celebration of Chinese Culture concludes with Yuja Wang’s vital performance of Rachmaninoff’s Piano Concerto No. 2, Mussorgsky’s Introduction from Khovantchina and Chen Qigang’s scenic cantata Iris dévoilée – a scenic cantata, which features three traditional Chinese instruments: pipa, erhu, and zheng.
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Ancient Paths, Modern Voices: A Festival Celebrating Chinese Culture in Southern California is presented with the support of South Coast Plaza and The Segerstrom Foundation. Ancient Paths, Modern Voices: Celebrating Chinese Culture is made possible by a leadership gift from Henry R. Kravis in honor of his wife, Marie-Josée.
Aynne Kokas, from the University of Virginia, offers an in-depth look at China’s growing role in the global media industries and how it is shaping Hollywood in the twenty-first century.
The Global Exchange Workshop, founded by Professors Marsha Kinder and Mark Harris, and now in its tenth year, is an intensive documentary filmmaking workshop on the theme of “LA as a Global City.”
The USC U.S.-China Institute presents a talk by USC Professor Emerita Charlotte Furth on her adventures in Beijing teaching young Chinese scholars about America.