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Q&A With Robert Cain, President of Pacific Bridge Pictures

September 9, 2016

US-China Today chats with Robert Cain about Chinese ventures into the U.S. film market and factors behind why "Monster Hunt" was a flop stateside.

Q&A With Arianna Quan, First Asian American Winner of Miss Michigan

August 16, 2016

Arianna Quan made her differences the catalyst for her run as Miss Michigan and is the first Asian American to win the title.

Review of Yulin Wang Ritternberg's After the Bitter Comes the Sweet

June 15, 2016

US-China Today reviews Yulin Wang Rittenberg's memoir and interviews the author on her life following the tumultuous experience of the Cultural Revolution.

The Game of Go: Ancient Applications and Contemporary Connotations 围棋游戏:古代应用及当代内涵

June 6, 2016

Go is one of the oldest board games in existence, originating in China more than 2,500 years ago. Today, Go has spread not just to other Asian countries, but also to the West.

An Interview With Bill Whitaker of 60 Minutes

April 13, 2016

US-China Today sat down with Bill Whitaker to learn about his time as a CBS News correspondent in Asia, including covering the Tiananmen Square protests.

Let's Talk About Smog: Censoring Environmental Issues in China

March 29, 2016

China is increasingly making strides toward becoming a global environmental leader, but its continued censorship of critical discussion at home complicates this progress.

Sino-North Korean Trade: Q&A With John S. Park

January 29, 2016

In 2013 an estimated 90 percent or more of North Korean trade was with Chinese partners. US-China Today spoke with John S. Park of the Harvard Kennedy School and MIT to learn more about the dynamics of Sino-North Korean trade.

Q&A with Taiwanese Opera Director and Taiwan Academy Director

November 19, 2015

US-China Today sits down with Shun Chui Fung, Taiwanese Opera director, and Bill Su-pao Chang, director of the Taiwan Academy, during a recent Los Angeles performance. This peace was written by Ziying Li.

Voices: Xi Jinping and Ma Ying-jeou Meeting

November 16, 2015

China and Taiwan's top leaders met in Singapore last week in a historic summit. The event has catalyzed an impassioned response. This piece was written by Sherry Wang, Cathin Guo, and Lily Liu.

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Events

October 4, 2017 - 4:00pm
Los Angeles, California

The USC U.S.-China Institute presents a talk by Lenora Chu, whose new book explores what takes place behind closed classroom doors in China's education system. Chu’s eye-opening investigation challenges assumptions and considers the true value and purpose of education.

October 5, 2017 - 6:00pm
Los Angeles, California

The USC U.S.-China Institute, USC Pacific Asia Museum, and USC Shoah Foundation present a screening of the film Above the Drowning Sea, the story of the dramatic escape of European Jews from Nazi-controlled Europe to Shanghai on the eve of World War Two. Followed by a panel conversation.