A food safety factory shutdown has Americans hunting for baby formula. Readying themselves for a covid-19 lockdown, Chinese in Beijing emptied store shelves. Emerging from lockdown, some in Shanghai are visiting well-provisioned markets. U.S.-China agricultural trade is booming, but many are still being left hungry. Food security, sustainability and safety remain issues.
An investigation of language usage in service category in Panyu District of Guangzhou
The Institute for Chinese Studies at the Ohio State University presents a talk on language usage in service category in Panyu District of Guangzhou as part of the "China at a Crossroads" Lecture Series.
Xinzhong Liu, Professor of Linguistics, Jinan University (China)
Xinzhong Liu has an expertise in the phonetics of Chinese dialects. His current research is transcribing and describing the different sounds in Chinese dialects, especially in Southern China.