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China and International Relations Graduate Student Workshop

The University of Pennsylvania Center for the Study of Contemporary China will host a graduate research workshop on China and International Relations. Hyun-Binn Cho, a Ph.D. Candidate from the Political Science Department, will organize the event with the help of Brian C. Chao and Chris Liu.

China Onscreen Biennial: The Ditch (夹边沟) US Premiere

Part of the UCLA Confucius Institute's inaugural China Onscreen Biennial (银幕中国双年展)project, director Wang Bing vividly recreates the brutal conditions at the Jiabiangou labor camp in the Gobi Desert in the 1950s.

Choosing the Rule of Law over Human Rights: China's Selective Socialization by International Norms

Titus Chen presents a talk on China's socialization of international norms on the issue of human rights.

Hong Kong: What Now? What Next?

The USC U.S.-China Institutes presents a panel discussion to examine the issues driving the protests, the social composition and motivations of the protesters and counter-protesters, and how the various sides are using media to reach local, mainland and international audiences.

Hooligan Sparrow NY Theatrical Premiere

The danger is palpable as intrepid young filmmaker Nanfu Wang follows maverick activist Ye Haiyan (a.k.a Hooligan Sparrow) and her band of colleagues to Hainan Province in southern China to protest the case of six elementary school girls who were sexually abused by their principal.

Tibet in Crisis? A Conversation on the State of Tibetan Human Rights and Sino-Tibetan Affairs

GW Amnesty International presents: Tibet in Crisis? A conversation on the state of Tibetan human rights and Sino-Tibetan affairs.

Does Aid Lead to Corruption? Evaluating China's Poverty Alleviation Program

This event is a part of the Sigur center's Visiting Scholar Roundtable Series.

Umbrellas and Sunflowers: Student Movements in Hong Kong and Taiwan

The UCLA Center for Chinese Studies presents three speakers who are experienced academic-activists with deep knowledge about Hong Kong, Taiwan and the two student movements for democracy that have galvanized international attention.

Human Rights Implications of China’s Engagement with Africa

Tim Webster,a lecturer and research scholar at Yale Law School will speak at Cornell University on the human rights implication of China in Africa.

Uyghur Visions: Two Films by Mukaddas Mijit with Jenny Chio

Featuring filmmaker Dr. Mukaddas Mijit (via Zoom), in conversation with Professor Jenny Chio (East Asian Languages and Cultures/Anthropology). This is a part of the USC EASC's Race/Solidarity: Transpacific Conversations & Anthropology Colloquium Series.