Events

  • Industrial Eden: A Chinese Capitalist Vision

    April 26, 2018 - 4:00pm
    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.

     

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  • Screening: Woman Sesame Oil Maker 香魂女

    June 5, 2018 - 7:00pm
    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). 

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May 17, 2018 - 4:00pm
Los Angeles, California

The UCLA Center for Chinese Studies hosts Chaohua Wang for a talk surrounding how intellectual discussions have progressed in China.

May 24, 2018 - 12:30pm
La Jolla, California

UC San Diego's 21st Century China Center presents a talk by Julian Gewirtz on the transformation of China's economic thought in the 1980s.

May 25, 2018 - 12:00pm
Los Angeles, California

The UCLA Center for Chinese Studies presents a book symposium on China's economic history.

May 27, 2018 - 10:00am
Oberlin, Ohio

Showcase of Asian art at Oberlin's well known memorial art museum--focuses mainly on Japanese prints. 

May 27, 2018 - 5:00pm
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Robert Wilson and the Minneapolis Institute of Art collaborate on an immersive exhibit taking you inside the Qing Dynasty Palace. (Exhibition dates: February 3 - May 17, 2018)

June 1, 2018 - 5:00pm
Sarasota, Florida

The Ringling is pleased to announce the presentation of the Chinese artist Ai Weiwei’s 12 monumental bronze sculptures, Circle of Animals/Zodiac Heads.  A sculptor, photographer, installation artist, architect, and social activist, Ai is one of the most renowned artists working today. (Exhibition dates: Jun 9 – Jun 1, 2018)

 
June 5, 2018 - 7:00pm
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). 

June 8, 2018 - 12:00pm
Pullman, Washington

The Asia Program at Washington State University invites college and university faculty, K-12 schoolteachers, independent scholars and graduate and undergraduate students with an interest in Asian or Asian diaspora studies to submit proposals for organized panels, roundtable discussions, or individual papers to the Asian Studies on the Pacific Coast (ASPAC) 2018 Conference held June 8-10, 2018 at WSU, Pullman.

July 1, 2018 - 5:00pm
Minneapolis, Minnesota

The Minneapolis Institue of Art showcases Miao clothing and jewelry from their extensive collection.

July 8, 2018 - 5:00pm
Ithaca, New York

Chinese paintings throughout the centuries grouped together in conversation. 

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