Demography

The city of the future could lie below your feet

November 20, 2014

USC Price professor Annette Kim studies Beijing’s underground housing market — a possible sign of things to come.

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.

Frank, Objectifying China, Imagining America: Chinese Commodities in Early America, 2011

November 1, 2011

Jennifer Marshall reviews the book for H-Asia, November 2012, credit H-Asia.

Political Identity and Political Participation: China’s Post-80s Generation

August 30, 2011

Minna Jia's project explores the political participatory behaviors of China's post-80s generation and how this group identifies themselves.

2008-2009 USCI Faculty Research Grants

August 25, 2011

U.S.-China Institute awarded 6 research grants to USC faculty conducting research on a wide range of topics, including religion, health, and economics.

2009-2010 USCI Faculty Research Grants

August 25, 2011

USC Faculty study visual ethnography, urbanization and environmental change, and American brands in China

Behind the headlines

November 4, 2010

Essay presented at the USC/Economist Symposium "Life after 60: What is next for the PRC? October 28, 2009, Shanghai

PRC State Council, Human Rights Record of the United States in 2009, March 12, 2010

March 12, 2010

China's Information Office of the State Council, or cabinet, published a report titled "The Human Rights Record of the United States in 2009".

U.S. Department of State, 2009 Human Rights in China, March 11, 2010

March 11, 2010

This report is produced annually by the State Department's Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor.

Fan, Treatises of the Supervisor and Guardian of the Cinnamon Sea -- The Natural World and Material Culture of Twelfth-Century China, 2010

January 1, 2010

Fan Chengda's book was reviewed for the History of Asia discussion list by Sukhee Lee.

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Events

January 17, 2019 - 4:00pm
Los Angeles, California

One of the most influential modern Chinese writers and the author of Lust, Caution, Eileen Chang passed away in Los Angeles in 1995. After her death, Dominic Cheung, Professor Emeritus at USC, took care of her sea burial in San Pedro and set up the Eileen Chang Special Collection in the East Asian Library at USC in 1997. Cheung will discuss these experiences as a part of the lecture series titled Los Angeles and Shanghai: The USC Nexus.

January 24, 2019 - 4:00pm
Los Angeles, California

Please join the USC U.S.-China Institute for a book talk with journalist and author Leta Hong Fincher. Betraying Big Brother is a story of how the feminist movement in China against patriarchy could reconfigure the country and the rest of the world.