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Rob Schmitz Discusses His Book "Street of Eternal Happiness"

June 22, 2016

Rob Schmitz creates an unforgettable portrait of individuals who hope, struggle, and grow along a single street cutting through the heart of China’s most exhilarating metropolis, Shanghai.

Gail Hershatter Discusses Her Book "The Gender of Memory: Rural Women and China's Collective Past"

June 9, 2016

Gail Hershatter explores changes in the lives of seventy-two elderly women in rural Shaanxi province during the revolutionary decades of the 1950s and 1960s.

Tao Ran 陶然: China’s Urbanization Model and its Challenges

May 17, 2016

Professor Tao Ran from Renmin University spoke on the "Urbanization: Its Costs, benefits, and Complications" panel at China’s Growing Pains on April 22, 2016.

Video: Michael Schuman on the resurgence of Confucianism

April 25, 2016

The USC U.S.-China Institute hosted a conversation with author Michael Schuman to examine the unprecedented resurgence of Confucianism as a significant trend in Chinese politics and culture.

Waste not, want not — the Transformation of China’s Underground Recycling Industry

March 21, 2016

USC Dornsife professor envisions solutions to one of the world’s perplexing environmental challenges

USC Sets Out to Build Social Work Program in China

March 9, 2016

School teams with Beijing Normal University to enhance its Master of Social Work program.

Video: Mei Fong examines the origins and consequences of China's one child policy

February 24, 2016

Mei Fong, a Pulitzer winning author and former USC Annenberg professor, examines the origins of China's one child policy and some of its unintended consequences through a narrative-rich story.

Screenings of "Assignment: China" around the Country

February 10, 2016

A complete list of screenings of the USC U.S.-China Institute's documentary series Assignment China, a multi-part documentary series on the history of American correspondents in China dating back to the 1940s.

Video: Tiananmen Revisited with Louisa Lim

December 7, 2015

The USC U.S.-China Institute hosted a book talk by Louisa Lim, an award-winning journalist who has reported from China for a decade. "The People's Republic of Amnesia: Tiananmen Revisited" discusses how the events of June 4th changed China, and how China changed the events of June 4th by rewriting its own history.

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