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Protection from Persecution: Establishing Humanitarian Pathways for Hong Kongers and Uyghurs

The hearing also aims to be a catalyst for passage of legislation offered in the 117th Congress to extend protections for Hong Kongers and Uyghurs facing a well-founded fear of persecution, including legislation offered by CECC Commissioners.

Modernity and Policy Toward the Urban Poor in China

Discussion on China's urban poor policy. 

CCCI: The Lyric Copy: from the Hundred Flowers to the Mongrel Coalition

The Cornell Contemporary China Initiative will host Professor Nick Admussen for a public lecture.

Censorship, Surveillance, and Religion in China

Sophie Richardson, China director at Human Rights Watch, will discuss human rights issues in China and how these are being exported globally.

Screening: Til Madness Do Us Part

University of Michigan Center for Chinese Studies hosts a screening of a documentary that follows the inner workings of a Chinese mental hospital.

Screening: DNA Dreams

Highly renowned international documentary filmmaker, Bregtje van der Haak, of VPRO (Dutch Television), is offering a special screening and first look at her most recent documentary, “DNA Dreams."

Harvard College Students Remembering the Tiananmen Massacre: A Conference for the 25th anniversary of the 1989 Tiananmen Movement

The conference will include student paper panels with faculty members from the university serving as chairs, and cross-generational conversations among students and journalists who covered 1989, student leaders and survivors, and scholars who study the topic.

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.

Screening of "China Blue" with commentary by Prof. Richard Baum

“A clandestinely shot, deep access account of how the clothes we buy are actually made”

Brown Bag Lecture "Arguing for Justice in China: Public Opinion, Legal Controversy, and the Chinese Dream"

Joshua Rosenzweig, Ph.D. candidate in Chinese Studies at the Chinese University of Hong Kong

No registration required.