A Dance of Their Own: Modern Dance in China

February 28, 2017

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.

Call for Papers - Journal of East Asian Popular Culture (no deadline)

March 1, 2016

The editors of this new journal issue a general call for papers.

Call for Papers - Quarterly Journal of Chinese Studies

January 17, 2016

QUARTERLY JOURNAL OF CHINESE STUDIES (a peer-reviewed English journal, included in ProQuest Database System).The journal is published in English and is edited at Xiamen University.

Grad student thinks small when crafting Chinese ornaments

April 12, 2015

USC Dornsife scholar studies tiny wooden replicas of buildings that adorn Buddhist temples and monasteries

USC Price PhD student named emerging scholar in public affairs

December 16, 2014

The award recognizes Weijie Wang’s research of neighborhood governance.

Expert in Chinese art set to lead USC Pacific Asia Museum

June 5, 2014

Christina Yu Yu praised for her experience in researching and curating Asian art

Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Chinese People But Were Afraid to Ask

April 30, 2014

USC International Artist Fellow Fei Kayser's script was selected to be performed at the Pasadena Playhouse.

Weekend Workshops

November 4, 2011

In addition to our semester-long seminars the USC U.S.-China Institute offers weekend workshops at USC focused on specific themes and topics using

Gary Locke, "Address at the Shenzhen International Cultural Industries Fair," 2008

May 17, 2008

Gary Locke was governor of Washington, 1997-2005, the first Chinese American elected to a governorship. He was nominated by President Barack Obama to be Secretary of Commerce on Feb. 25, 2009.

Baas, Smile of the Buddha: Eastern Philosophy and Western Art from Monet to Today, 2005.

January 1, 2005

Gail Chin reviews the book for H-Buddhism, February 2007, credit H-Asia.



March 27, 2018 - 4:00pm
Los Angeles, California

Please join the U.S.-China Institute and PEN America for the West Coast launch of the PEN America report on social media in China, Forbidden Feeds. We will discuss the report and Chinese social media more generally. 

April 6, 2018 - 8:00am
Los Angeles, California

"Finding Solutions" will focus on the work of individuals, companies, and NGOs to address some of China’s pressing challenges. We hope you will join this important discussion on April 6.