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Reviews

Walder, China under Mao - A Revolution Derailed (April 6, 2015)

May 12, 2015

Andrew G. Walder's book was reviewed by David Buck for H-Asia and is published here under Creative Commons license.

King, Between Birth and Death - Female Infanticide in Nineteenth-Century China (January 8, 2014)

April 12, 2015

Michelle T. King's book was reviewed by Alice Clark for H-Asia and is published here under Creative Commons license.

Funnell, Warrior Women - Gender, Race, and the Transnational Chinese Action Star, (July 1, 2014)

April 1, 2015

Lisa Funnell's book was reviewed by Amy Lee for H-Asia and is published here under Creative Commons license.

Van de Ven, Lary, and MacKinnon, eds., Negotiating China's Destiny in World War II (December 3, 2014)

March 30, 2015

Hans van de Ven, Diana Lary, and Stephen MacKinnon's book was reviewed by Katherine Reist for H-War and is published here under Creative Commons license.

Mertha, Brothers in Arms - Chinese Aid to the Khmer Rouge, 1975-1979 (2014)

March 21, 2015

Andrew Mertha's book was reviewed by Robert Thompson for H-War and is published here under Creative Commons license.

Young, Alien Nation - Chinese Migration in the Americas from the Coolie Era through World War II (November 3, 2014)

March 9, 2015

Elliott Young. Alien Nation: Chinese Migration in the Americas from the Coolie Era through World War II. The David J.

Chen, Chop Suey, USA - The Story of Chinese Food in America (November 25th 2014)

February 18, 2015

Yong Chen's book was reviewed by Susan B. Carter for H-Environment and is published here under Creative Commons license.

Mahnken and Blumenthal, eds., Strategy in Asia - The Past, Present, and Future of Regional Security (October 15, 2014)

February 15, 2015

Thomas G. Mahnken and Dan Blumenthal, eds.'s book was reviewed by Richard Fisher for H-Diplo and is published here under Creative Commons license.

Field, ed. and trans., Mu Shiying - China's Lost Modernist (January 7, 2014)

February 11, 2015

Christopher Rosenmeier reviews the book for H-Asia.

Kiely, The Compelling Ideal - thought Reform and the Prison in China, 1901-1956 (January 1, 2014)

February 7, 2015

Jan Kiely book was reviewed by Emily Whewell for H-Asia and is published here under Creative Commons license.

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Events

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).