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September 28, 2021 - 5:00pm PT

Join Asia Society Southern California in partnership with Asia Society Center for Global Education for a discussion on the interplay between Blackness, Asia, and identity formation in the Interwar period with author Amy Sommers and historian Keisha A. Brown, who will discuss fields where Black Americans’ engagement was sought in Asia from 1920-1941.

September 29, 2021 - 6:00pm PT

Wandering . . . But Not Lost is an intimate account of Mingyur Rinpoche's four-and-a-half-year retreat interspersed with Rinpoche’s own guidance in applying Buddhist wisdom to our daily modern lives. It will touch and inspire audiences everywhere.

October 5, 2021 - 12:00pm PT

This book focuses on Taiwan’s most important movement party over the last two and a half decades.

October 7, 2021 - 9:00am PT

Presented by The Korea Institute, speakers share insights on rising anti-China sentiments in South Korea and their implications for the US-ROK alliance.

October 14, 2021 - 5:00pm PT

Dr. Salguero, organizer of a large international research project on this subject, will discuss how Buddhism and medicine were intimately intertwined in this period, and will raise a series of methodological and interdisciplinary challenges this fact poses for contemporary researchers in the History of Medicine and Religious Studies alike.

October 16, 2021 - 9:00am PT

Please join the USC U.S.-China Institute for a look at the resurgence of classical music in China through the legacy of the Philadelphia Orchestra, from its first performances in the PRC in 1973 until its most recent tour in 2018.

November 3, 2021 - 5:00pm PT

By looking both at advertisements and articles, this talk will examine the life of a late Qing traveler in its global and local contexts, with particular attention to the changing market for print in the very late 19th century.

November 4, 2021 - 4:00pm PT

Kirk Denton will look at the role of politics—especially political parties—in the establishment, administration, architectural design, and historical narratives of museums in Taiwan.

November 5, 2021 - 12:00pm PT

Lecture by Dawa T. Lokyitsang (PhD candidate of cultural anthropology, University of Colorado, Boulder).