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Spring 2017 EASC Faculty Book Launch

Join the USC East Asian Studies Center to celebrate the recent publications of professors Yu Hong, Charlotte Furth and Lon Kurashige.

When:
April 26, 2017 3:00pm to 5:00pm
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Please join us to celebrate the recent publications of professors Yu Hong, Charlotte Furth and Lon Kurashige. The publications featured will be:
 
Yu Hong, Assistant Professor of Communications 
(University of Illinois Press, 2017)
 
Charlotte Furth, Professor Emerita of History 
(Cambria Press, 2017)
 
Lon Kurashige, Professor of History
(The University of North Carolina Press, 2016)
 
Copies of the publications will be available for purchase at the event.
 
Please RSVP at least a week before the event. 
Cost: 
Free and Open to the Public
Phone Number: 
(213) 740 - 2991

Events

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.

 

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).