USC U.S.-China Institute hosted a screening of Better Angels (善良的天使), a documentary film written and directed by two-time Academy Award winner Malcolm Clarke, with post-screening discussion with co-executive producer David Dreier and producer William Mundell.
Volunteer Opportunity for Hong Kong Trade Development Council event on October 29
The Hong Kong Trade Development Council Los Angeles Office is organizing a Hong Kong-Jiangsu Partnership Mission in Los Angeles on October 29. One of the events will be business meetings between Chinese delegates and US enterprises. They are seeking student interpreters who are fluent in both Mandarin and English for this volunteer opportunity. Candidates who are familiar with recent technologies, such as artificial intelligence, smart manufacturing, and e-commerce, are preferred. Interviews will be held on October 17, 2018.
Please contact William Hung at firstname.lastname@example.org if you are interested.
The USC U.S.-China Institute hosted a discussion on American and Chinese aims and tactics in the US-China trade war as well as its impact and potential costs.
One of the most influential modern Chinese writers and the author of Lust, Caution, Eileen Chang passed away in Los Angeles in 1995. After her death, Dominic Cheung, Professor Emeritus at USC, took care of her sea burial in San Pedro and set up the Eileen Chang Special Collection in the East Asian Library at USC in 1997. Cheung will discuss these experiences as a part of the lecture series titled Los Angeles and Shanghai: The USC Nexus.
Please join the USC U.S.-China Institute for a book talk with journalist and author Leta Hong Fincher. Betraying Big Brother is a story of how the feminist movement in China against patriarchy could reconfigure the country and the rest of the world.