Events

April 26, 2018
Los Angeles, California
Please join the USC U.S.-China Institute and USC professor Brett Sheehan for a discussion on the evolution of Chinese capitalism chronicling the fortunes of the Song family of North China under five successive authoritarian governments.

 

June 5, 2018
Los Angeles, California

Please join the USC U.S.-China Institute, the East Asian Studies Center, and the USC School of Cinematic Arts for a screening of the 1993 Chinese film Woman Sesame Oil Maker (香魂女). It tells the story of a woman in a small village who buys a peasant wife for his mentally disabled son after her sesame oil business becomes unexpectedly successful. The screening will be followed by a Q&A with the director, Xie Fei (谢飞). 

US-China Today

February 13, 2018

Jonathan Woetzel discusses the role of artificial intelligence (AI) in driving China's economic growth and its growing influence in our lives.

January 31, 2018

After giving birth, Chinese mothers often "sit the month" to restore their bodies with the help of a confinement nanny.

Announcements

April 13, 2018

China-related news stories featuring University of Southern California faculty, students, staff, and programs.

November 8, 2017

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