The Center for East Asian and Pacific Studies (CEAPS) cordially invites you to our Annual Reception on Friday, September 13 from 12 to 1 pm at 101 International Studies Building. Formal program begins at 12:15 pm. Refreshments from the region will be served. All are welcome. Kindly RSVP by September 6, 2019.
Think Asia, Think Hong Kong will bring together business communities from Hong Kong and different economies to discuss developments and trends in the dynamic Asian market. It will feature a main symposium, a high-level dinner, thematic breakout sessions and a showcase of start-ups from Hong Kong.
Xiaoze Xie will discuss his research into the history of censorship in China that inspired the current exhibition Xiaoze Xie: Objects of Evidence. The artist will be joined by noted experts on the subject of censorship in a panel led by Michelle Yun, Asia Society Museum Senior Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art. The program is organized in conjunction with Banned Books Week.
The USC U.S.-China Institutes presents a book talk with Klaus Mühlhahn. Making China Modern provides a panoramic survey of China's rise and resilience through war and rebellion, disease and famine. At this event Professor Mühlhahn will focus on the lessons from history that provide insight into China's evolving international position and how the United States and others should respond.
Many commentators claim that China's ongoing global rise reflects a restoration of its earlier international prominence, while others highlight that China's emergence reflects distinctive characteristics of the country's current political leadership. In his new book, Making China Modern, Klaus Mühlhahn of the Free University of Berlin provides a panoramic survey of China's rise and resilience through war and rebellion, disease and famine.