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.
Columbia Law School will host Orville Schell to discuss US-China policy recommendations for the new administration.
University of Michigan Center for Chinese Studies hosts a talk with Hilde De Weerdt on the impact of Song government control over information.
As part of President Tsai Ing-wen's efforts to reinvigorate and diversify Taiwan's economy, the "New Southbound Policy" aims to secure new regional partners in South and Southeast Asia. Building upon the policies of previous administrations, the "New Southbound Policy" will also seek to lessen Taiwan's economic reliance on the mainland by building an extensive network of cultural and interpresonal relationships throughout the region. This conference will examine the new policy in the context of Taiwan's overall foreign policy objectives.
John Hopkins' SAIS South Asia Studies Program presents Gurmeet Kanwal.
Hitoshi Tanaka, Chairman, Institute for International Strategy, Japan Research Institute; Senior Fellow, Japan Center for International Exchange; Visiting Professor, Graduate School of Public Policy, University of Tokyo
Gerald L. Curtis, Burgess Professor of Political Science, Columbia University
Kirk Denton will look at the role of politics—especially political parties—in the establishment, administration, architectural design, and historical narratives of museums in Taiwan.
Please join the USC U.S.-China Institute for a discussion with Barry Naughton on his assessment of what he and his colleagues got right and wrong in looking at China’s economy over the past four decades.