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Video: Release of the Commission Report - Building U.S.-China Trust

Video: Release of the Commission Report - Building U.S.-China Trust

The U.S.-China Bi-National Commission on Trust-Building and Enhancing Relations released its report on fostering deeper U.S.-China understanding and improved ties through next generation programs, bringing in a greater variety of people and utilizing new technological platforms. read more»

Through Tinted Lenses? - Video from the conference exploring how Americans and Chinese see each other

The USC U.S.-China Institute conference focused on the images Chinese and Americans have of each other and each other's country. We also discussed the influence these perceptions have on the decision-making of governments, organizations, and individuals. (11/13/2013)

Video: The Obama – Xi Sunnylands Summit seen through the press and popular culture in the U.S. and China

The USC Annenberg Center on Communication Leadership & Policy and the USC U.S.–China Institute present a panel discussion to examine the media coverage and other behind the scenes details of the superpower summit.(9/23/2013)

Video: Enze Han on The Politics of National Identity in China

Professor Enze Han of the University of London discuses the way five major ethnic minority groups - Uyghurs, Chinese Koreans, Dai, Mongols, and Tibetans - in China negotiate their national identities with the Chinese nation-state.(9/23/2014)

Video: Dan Washburn and Karl Taro Greenfeld on "The Forbidden Game"

Award-winning journalists Dan Washburn and Karl Taro Greenfeld discuss Washburn's new book, The Forbidden Game: Golf and the Chinese Dream, which uses the politically taboo topic of golf to paint what critics are calling "an illuminating portrait of modern China."(9/22/2014)

Video: Academic Input and China’s Foreign Policy Making

Professor Ren Xiao from Fundan University discusses ways in which the academic and policy research community can impact China's foreign policies. (9/10/2014)

Assignment: China - Tiananmen Square

Brought by broadcast and print journalists into American homes, the images and ideas of the 1989 Beijing demonstrations and their violent suppression had tremendous impact on perceptions of China. (5/31/2014)

Video: Taiwan Pres. Ma Ying-jeou on Cross-Strait and US Ties, Followed by Los Angeles Discussion

Via video, Ma spoke to CSIS and other centers. His presentation and discussion was followed by analysis and commentary from Los Angeles and Taipei. (5/1/2014)

Video: Worsening Sino-Japan Relations: Implications for the US

Professor David Arase discusses Sino-Japan-US ties.(4/2/2014)

Video: The Asia Pacific in 2014 - Rebalancing, Cross-strait Ties, and Regional Economic Integration

The world's largest economies border the Pacific, but territorial claims, trade disputes, military moves, and other issues have many worried. At USC on Feb. 7, expert observers discussed the policies and practices of key actors, how those are perceived, and the current and potential role of multilateral organizations in reducing tension, mediating disputes and promoting stability. A keynote address by Taiwan's former Defense Minister Andrew Yang opened the discussion.(2/20/2014)

Assignment: China -- USCI series on American reporting on China

How do we know what we know about China? The images most Americans hold of China were shaped by news coverage. Our multipart documentary series Assignment: China focuses on the journalists who have described the remarkable changes in China since the 1940s. (5/31/2014)

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11/05/2014: 2014 U.S.-China Summit & Gala Dinner

The Asia Society Southern California’s U.S.-China Film Summit is the premier U.S. event uniting Hollywood and Chinese film-industry leaders to discuss business collaboration and the latest market trends.
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10/16/2014: Teaching Confucius in Beijing

Please join the USC U.S.-China Institute for a discussion with Professor Sam Crane of the Williams College on the limits of the Confucian revival in China.

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10/07/2014: Ai Weiwei The Fake Case

Outside the Box [Office] and BOND/360 invite you to a special screening of "Ai Weiwei: The Fake Case".
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10/28/2014: USC EASC Taiwanese Documentary Series

The USC East Asian Studies Center (EASC) will feature the works of leading Taiwanese documentary filmmakers who will be brought to USC for a Q&A and panel session following the screenings of their films.

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10/01/2014: The Catholic Invasion of China, 1841-2000

David Mungello will give the talk “The Catholic Invasion of China, 1841-2000.”
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10/03/2014: Film Screening – Web Junkie

Web Junkie explores the Chinese approach to Internet addiction, which has been classified as a clinical disorder.

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10/01/2014: Chinese Companies in Latin America: Economic and Strategic Dimensions

The Wilson Center presents Shan Huang and Yuanan Zhang as they speak about possibilities and challenges for Chinese companies in Latin America.
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10/01/2014: China in Transition: The Impact of Xi Jinping

The Fairbank Center for Chinese Studies at Harvard University presents a talk "China in Transition: The Impact of Xi Jinping" by Roderick MacFarquhar on Wednesday, October 1, 2014, 12:30pm to 1:50pm.

Through 10/19/2014: China's Last Empire: The Art and Culture of the Qing Dynasty

thumbnail The University of Miami's Lowe Art Museum presents an artistic examination of the last empire in China's history.

Through 11/02/2014: The Infinite World: Chinese Figure Painting of the Ming and Qing Dynasties (14th-19th centuries)

thumbnail The Minneapolis Institute of Arts presents this exhibition of 30 hanging scrolls, handscrolls, and album leaves explores the beauty and variety of the figure painting genre at a time of great artistic sophistication in China.
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USCI introduces a new website - US-China Exchange

US-China Exchange offers a unique database of past and present exchange programs and is the go-to reference for all those interested in U.S.-China affairs and, especially, for those eager to link up with standard-bearers in U.S.-China exchanges and to learn from the best practices of others.(8/5/2014)

USC and China in the News

USC faculty, staff, students, and alumni from many disciplines are engaged in China and work on China. This work is frequently reported on and USC specialists are frequently consulted by news organizations. The links below provide summaries of these press mentions and links to the full stories. (9/29/2014)

Position Available: Outreach Assistant

The USC US-China Institute (USCI) is seeking a USC graduate student to assist in our teacher training program. Please see the post for details.(8/20/2014)

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