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Video: Panelists Discuss the Movement in Hong Kong

September 23, 2019

Panelists examined the issues driving the protests in Hong Kong, the social composition and motivations of the protesters and counter-protesters, and how the various sides are using media to reach local, mainland and international audiences.

Happy Mid-Autumn Festival! 中秋节快乐!

September 13, 2019

It's a good time to gather with family and friends and to reach out to those who may be more distant. We wish you the best possible holiday!

Video: Weijan Shan's Life from Exile to Equity

September 4, 2019

The USC U.S.-China Institute and Asia Society hosted a talk with Weijian Shan, one of Asia’s best-known financiers, as he recounts his remarkable personal story of his exile to the Gobi Desert for hard labor at the age of 15 amidst the turmoil of Mao Zedong’s Cultural Revolution.

USC And China In The News, July and August, 2019

August 31, 2019

China-related news involving USC research, faculty, students and organizations.

Global Exchange Program 2019

August 28, 2019

The Global Exchange Workshop is a collaborative initiative of USC’s School of Cinematic Arts, Production Division, and the School of Theater, Film & Television at the Communication University of China in Beijing. These 8 new short documentaries were created by teams of students from USC and the Communications University of China in Los Angeles during the Summer of 2019. 

Meet The Trojan Engineer Helping Chinese Cities Bounce Back After Disaster

July 18, 2019

Nan Li, Ph.D. ’14, was named a 2018 top “Innovator under 35” in China by MIT Technology Review for his work in resilient cities.

How immigrants give American companies a powerful boost against Chinese rivals

July 17, 2019

Limiting immigration to America could actually disadvantage us in the trade war with China, says a USC Dornsife international relations professor. 

USC and China in the News, May and June, 2019

June 26, 2019

China-related news involving USC research, faculty, students and organizations.

Assignment: China - USCI's series on American reporting on China

Photo by Jim Laurie.
May 21, 2019

How do we know what we know about China? The images most Americans hold of China were shaped by news coverage. Our multipart documentary series Assignment: China focuses on the journalists who have described the remarkable changes in China since the 1940s. Two of the most influential moments in this history were the Nixon visit in 1972 and the Tiananmen demonstrations of 1989. The correspondents interviewed for the series have helped news consumers understand how China's opening up and subsequent economic rise have reshaped the world. 

Understanding the ongoing U.S.-China trade war

May 14, 2019

Clayton Dube, director of the USC U.S.-China Institute, explains this latest phase of the trade war and how it might impact American consumers.

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Events

November 7, 2019 - 4:00pm
Los Angeles, California

The USC U.S.-China Institute and the USC East Asian Library present a screening of Daughter of Shanghai, a documentary featuring actress Tsai Chin talking about her life, scenes from the films and series she has starred in, and footage of celebrities talking about Tsai’s influence on them.