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Bargaining with Normativity: Queer Kinship as Quests for Wellbeing in Contemporary China

Elisabeth L. Engebretsen, Department of Anthropology, Shandong University

Business, the Environment & Human Rights: The State of Play in China

Business & Human Rights Resource Center presents a public talk on business, environment and human rights in China.

Learning from Protest and Resistance in China

Professor Teresa Wright looks at how, when, and why Chinese individuals and groups have engaged in protests and how the targets of their complaints have responded; thus shedding light on the stability of China’s existing political system and its likely future trajectory.

Liu Xiaobo and the Future of China

The National Endowment for Democracy hosts a memorial symposium honoring the legacy of Nobel Laureate Liu Xiaobo. 

Urging China’s President Xi To Stop State-Sponsored Human Rights Abuses

As President Obama prepares to host Chinese President Xi Jinping on September 24-25, 2015, the Congressional-Executive Commission on China (CECC) will hold a hearing to examine the critical human rights and rule of law issues that deserve frank and robust discussions during the planned state visit.

Author Yu Jie Discusses the Life of Nobel Peace Laureate Liu Xiaobo

The Visual Artists Guild and the Monterey Park Bruggemeyer LIbrary jointly present a talk by Yu Jie to discuss his book, "A Light Through Darkness: A Biography of Liu Xiaobo."