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The Case of Professor Xiaoxing Xi: Scapegoating Immigrants as National Security Threats

Join Professor Xiaoxing Xi, a Chinese American scientist falsely accused of espionage, and other community leaders as they examine how Chiense American scientists are being racially profield and scapegoated much as Japanese Americans were during World War II or Muslim Americans have been since September 11, 2001

U.S.-China Cooperation on the Middle East

Please join the Center for American Progress for a panel discussion with our colleagues from the Shanghai Institutes for International Studies

Fighting the People, Fighting for the People: Insurgent Governance and Conflict Outcomes in China, Malaya, and Vietnam

CEAS Postdoctoral Associate and Lecturer in Political Science will give a talk on insurgent government and conflict outcomes in China, Malaya, and Vietnam.

Is the United States Ready for China's Rise?: Alliances for a New Asia

The American Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Research hosts a discussion on the budding US-China security rivalry in Asia.

International Law and the South China Sea

Columbia Law School will host a discussion on international law in the South China Sea.

Maritime Issues in the East and South China Seas

In recent years, countries in the Asia Pacific region have contested maritime zones and sovereignty rights. The RAND Center for Asia Pacific Policy and the Taipei Economic and Cultural Office in Los Angeles invite you to join experts from China, Japan, Taiwan, and the United States to learn about the issues in this important region of the world.

Chinese and Russian Border Disputes - Are Dotted Lines a Red Line?

The Kennan Institute presents a program that examines the historical Sino-Soviet and Sino-Russian border disputes and their resolution.

Data, Society and Inference Seminar: How Censorship in China Allows Government Criticism but Silences Collective Expression

This cross-disciplinary seminar series will feature speakers tackling social science questions with big data and cutting-edge computation, data analysis, and inference techniques.

The Coming Disaster for Taiwan

Pepperdine University's School of Public Policy presents a talk by Professor Hong Bing Yuan.



June 5, 2018 - 7:00pm
Los Angeles, California

Please join the USC U.S.-China Institute, the East Asian Studies Center, and the USC School of Cinematic Arts for a screening of the 1993 Chinese film Woman Sesame Oil Maker (香魂女). It tells the story of a woman in a small village who buys a peasant wife for his mentally disabled son after her sesame oil business becomes unexpectedly successful. The screening will be followed by a Q&A with the director, Xie Fei (谢飞).