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  • Blue Skies over Beijing: Economic Growth and the Environment in China

    September 1, 2016 - 4:00pm
    Los Angeles, California

    The USC U.S.-China Institute presents a book talk by Matthew Kahn, an economic expert on climate change policy and USC professor. In "Blue Skies over Beijing," Kahn looks at life in China's cities from the personal perspectives of the rich, middle class, and poor, and how they cope with the stresses of pollution.

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  • Alibaba: The House That Jack Ma Built

    September 15, 2016 - 4:00pm
    Los Angeles, California

    The USC U.S.-China Institute presents a book talk by Duncan Clark, whose new book chronicles Jack Ma's rise from an English teacher to the founder of one of the world's biggest companies, Alibaba.

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August 27, 2016 - 10:30am
San Francisco, California

This talk will explore the role of Emperors, Empresses, and other imperial men and women of the Chinese courts in the sponsorship, design, and fashioning of paintings, from the 11th through the 18th centuries.

August 28, 2016 - 4:00pm
Los Angeles, California

The Getty Center will provide an overview of the wide spectrum of activities that were undertaken, including scientific research into causes of deterioration of walls paintings.

September 1, 2016 - 12:00am
West Palm Beach, Florida

A new Chinese acquisition, these four boldly executed Ming dynasty panels represent a tradition of embellishing architectural elements with dragon motifs.

September 1, 2016 - 4:00pm
Los Angeles, California

The USC U.S.-China Institute presents a book talk by Matthew Kahn, an economic expert on climate change policy and USC professor. In "Blue Skies over Beijing," Kahn looks at life in China's cities from the personal perspectives of the rich, middle class, and poor, and how they cope with the stresses of pollution.

September 2, 2016 - 4:00pm

"When modality meets comparison: The distribution and meaning of epistemic yào in Mandarin."
Zhiguo Xie is Assistant Professor of Chinese in the Department of East Asian Languages and Literatures at the Ohio State University. His research primarily focuses on Chinese syntax, semantics, and syntax-semantics interface.

September 15, 2016 - 4:00pm
Los Angeles, California

The USC U.S.-China Institute presents a book talk by Duncan Clark, whose new book chronicles Jack Ma's rise from an English teacher to the founder of one of the world's biggest companies, Alibaba.

September 16, 2016 - 12:00pm
San Marino, California

The Huntington presents a members only preview of their exhibition: "Gardens, Art, and Commerce in Chinese Woodblock Prints."

September 17, 2016 - 10:00am
Dallas, Texas

The Crow Collection presents an exhibition of Talavera pottery made in Mexico that traces its origins back to China.

September 17, 2016 - 10:00am
San Marino, California

“Gardens, Art, and Commerce in Chinese Woodblock Prints” explores the art of pictorial prints from the late 16th century to the 19th century—and marks the first time the public can see The Huntington’s rare Ten Bamboo Studio Manual.

September 26, 2016 - 5:30pm
Bloomington, Indiana

The Indiana University East Asian Studies Center presents a screening of the movie "2046."

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