Happy Lunar New Year from the USC US-China Institute!
Educator Workshop: IOKIBE Kaoru on U.S.-Japan Relations
IOKIBE Kaoru (University of Tokyo) will focus on U.S.-Japan relations in historical and contemporary contexts.
Monday, December 4, 2023
4 - 6 pm Pacific Time
Online via Zoom
This workshop is part of our program for K-12 educators. All are welcome to learn more and to sign up here.
Former U.S. Pres. Ulysses S. Grant being entertained in Tokyo's Ueno Park in 1879. TOSHIMITSU Kobayashi 小林年参 woodblock print.
Postcard showing the rebuilt Ginza district in Tokyo, 1930; the recovery after the 1923 Kanto earthquake. The street renamed in honor of the Showa Emperor.
U.S. President Joe Biden and Japan Prime Minister KISHIDA Fumio meet in San Francisco at the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation summit, Nov. 2023.
The photo at the top of the page is of U.S. Ambassador to Japan Rahm Emanuel eating sushi in August 2023 to show support for Japan's seafood industry, in the context of Chinese protests against the release of treated wastewater from the defunct Fukushima nuclear power station.
Ying Zhu looks at new developments for Chinese and global streaming services.
David Zweig examines China's talent recruitment efforts, particularly towards those scientists and engineers who left China for further study. U.S. universities, labs and companies have long brought in talent from China. Are such people still welcome?