USC Professor Emerita Charlotte Furth discusses her adventures in Beijing teaching young Chinese scholars about America.
Dali Yang Speaks at the China Card Conference
Dali Yang 楊大利 teaches political science at the University of Chicago. He was the founding director of Chicago's Beijing Center and also served as director of Chicago's Center for East Asian Studies. He headed the East Asian Institute at the National University of Singapore and is the author of numerous books and scholarly articles on the politics and political economy of China, including Remaking the Chinese Leviathan: Market Transition and the Politics of Governance in China (2004); Beyond Beijing: Liberalization and the Regions in China (1997); and Calamity and Reform in China: State, Rural Society, and Institutional Change since the Great Leap Famine (1996).
Celebrating the grand reopening of USC Pacific Asia Museum after a year of the seismic retrofit project, the museum will present an exhibit drawn from the museum’s extraordinary collection of over 2,700 costumes and textiles from China, Korea, Japan, India, the Himalayas and Southeast Asia.