Zhao offers a quick history of China's foreign policy since 1949 and then offers a provocative assessment of it today.
Happy Year of the Tiger! 祝您虎年快乐!
The USC U.S.-China Institute wishes you a Happy Lunar New Year! 祝您虎年快乐!
Studying Chinese in America
Has the promising rise in American students studying Chinese stalled?
Tennis in China
The Women’s Tennis Association is at odds with China’s government. How big is tennis in China?
How China’s ‘leftover women’ are using their financial power to fight the stigma of being single
Originally published by USC Annenberg on November 15, 2021.
Kirk Denton Looks at Taiwanese Museums
Kirk Denton looks at the role of politics—especially political parties—in the establishment, administration, architectural design, and historical narratives of museums in Taiwan.
Top Museums in China & Taiwan
Museum attendance is shifting across the Strait.
Keliher, The Board of Rites and the Making of Qing China, 2019
This review by Jennifer H. Day was published on H-Asia and is reprinted here via Creative Commons license.
Urbanization in the U.S. and China
People keep moving from rural areas into cities.
Beethoven in Beijing: Post-Screening Q&A with Filmmaker
Filmmaker Jennifer Lin looks at the resurgence of classical music in China through the legacy of the Philadelphia Orchestra, from its first performances in the PRC in 1973 until its most recent tour in 2018.
Western Musical Instruments in China
Western classical music was condemned during China's Cultural Revolution. But China is now the principal producer and largest consumer of many "Western" musical instruments.
U.S. Trade Representative Katherine Tai: Openness, inclusion and fairness essential at home and as principles in dealing with China
Resilience, inclusion and communication central in her remarks
The Dragon Roars Back – Mao, Deng and Xi Jinping and China’s evolving relations with the world - Zhao Suisheng 赵穗生, University of Denver
Join us for a book talk with Suisheng Zhao on how Mao Zedong, Deng Xiaoping, and Xi Jinping each conceived and executed radically different approaches to China's relations with others.