K-12 Resources

Author interviews with USCI

December 21, 2016

These short interviews introduce authors of new books about China and about U.S.-China relations.

Call for Papers: "Migrations of Cultures" (Deadline: December 9, 2016)

October 13, 2016

This bi-annual conference for undergraduate students is organized and hosted by The Modern Languages programs at the University of Pittsburgh and will feature one prominent keynote speaker in addition to the papers presented by undergraduates.

Andrew Scobell Discusses His Book "PLA Influence on China's National Security Policymaking"

March 23, 2016

Andrew Scobell seeks to assess the "real" relationship between the PLA and its civilian masters by moving beyond media and pundit speculation to mount an in-depth examination and explanation of the PLA's role in national security policy-making.

Cho and Crowe, eds, Germany and China: Transnational Spinners Since the Eighteenth-Century, 2014

March 1, 2016

This review by Irmy Schweiger was published on the History of Asia discussion list in March 2016.

Call for Papers - Quarterly Journal of Chinese Studies

January 17, 2016

QUARTERLY JOURNAL OF CHINESE STUDIES (a peer-reviewed English journal, included in ProQuest Database System).The journal is published in English and is edited at Xiamen University.

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.

Timothy Heath discusses his book "China's New Governing Party Paradigm"

November 11, 2015

Timothy Heath, Senior International Defense Research Analyst of The RAND Corporation, discusses the historic context, drivers, and meaning of the governing party paradigm in China.

Brett Sheehan discusses his book "Industrial Eden: A Chinese Capitalist Vision"

October 6, 2015

Brett Sheehan discusses his new book, which studies the evolution of Chinese capitalism chronicling the fortunes of the Song family of North China under five successive authoritarian governments.

Q&A With Ken Liu, Translator of "The Three-Body Problem"

September 11, 2015

US-China Today interviews Ken Liu, an acclaimed writer of speculative fiction and the translator of the Hugo award-winning novel, "The Three Body Problem."

Kinkley, Visions of Dystopia in China's New Historical Novels (November 18, 2014)

August 10, 2015

Jeffrey C. Kinkley's book was reviewed by Nathaniel Isaacson for H-Net Reviews and is published here under Creative Commons license.

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Events

March 2, 2017 - 4:00pm
Los Angeles, California

Please join the USC U.S.-China Institute for a book talk by Stein Ringen. In "The Perfect Dictatorship: China in the 21st Century," Stein examines how China’s distinctive governmental system works and where it may be moving.

March 9, 2017 - 4:00pm
Los Angeles, California

The USC U.S.-China Institute presents a talk by Aynne Kokas from the University of Virginia. Kokas' new book, "Hollywood Made in China," 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.