This year's Joseph Levenson Book Prize goes to the 2021 work making "the greatest contribution to increasing understanding of the history, culture, society, politics, or economy of China."
Techno-Orientalism: Then & Now
A video that explores how pervasive Orientalist images and themes have been in American cultural productions over the past few decades.
China's Cat Craze: How Felines are Leaving Their Paw Prints on China’s Economy
In recent years, the popularity of cats has surged in China: many urban Chinese youth are sharing viral cat photos, visiting cat cafes and raising felines of their own. We investigate how this widespread trend is affecting the Chinese economy.
ofo: China’s Bike-Share Giant Faces Bumpy Roads Ahead
One of China's largest bike-sharing companies, ofo, litters the streets with an excess of its iconic yellow bikes. As the company expands overseas, it faces growing pains domestically.
Q&A With Jonathan Woetzel of McKinsey on Artificial Intelligence in China
Jonathan Woetzel discusses the role of artificial intelligence (AI) in driving China's economic growth and its growing influence in our lives.
Sitting the Month: Confinement Nanny Services Grow in Los Angeles
After giving birth, Chinese mothers often "sit the month" to restore their bodies with the help of a confinement nanny.
Chinese Chain Restaurants: Redefining High-End Chinese in Los Angeles
Chinese chain restaurants are bringing established, high-end names to Los Angeles. Chinese is no longer a bargain choice, but a choice revealing “taste.”
Q&A with Eric Priest on Chinese Music Industry Investment
We spoke with Eric Priest, an expert in international copyright law, to understand the streaming market and current Chinese investment in domestic and international music.
Love on the Cloud: The Rise of Online Dating in China
Chinese online dating services have grown increasingly popular as they draw on traditional Chinese dating values such as material security and marriage-focused relationships.
Q&A with Xiaoyu Qin on "Iron Moon"
US-China Today spoke with the director of Iron Moon, Xiaoyu Qin, to discuss the documentary focusing on the plight of Chinese migrant workers and the creativity of people living at the bottom of society.
A Dance of Their Own: Modern Dance in China
Due to its nontraditional and sometimes heavy themes, modern dance has struggled to take off in the past in China. However, as dancers find ways to tell their own personal stories at home and abroad, modern dance may finally have the chance to take center stage.
Wherever you may be, we wish you and those close to you the very best Year of the Rabbit.
Join us for a discussion with Mike Chinoy on his new book that expands on USCI's Assignment: China series.
Join us for Aynne Kokas's discussion of the global battle for control over and use of the personal and institutional data we create every day.