USC Pacific Asia Museum reopens with surprising Mexico-China exhibit

January 17, 2018

The Museum reopens after an extensive renevation to showcase trans-Pacific relations.

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.

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.

Wang, Shaping the Lotus Sutra: Buddhist Visual Culture in Medieval China, 2005

January 1, 2005

William E. Deal reviews the book for H-Buddhism.