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The American Enterprise Institute will host the seminar, "Deflating bubble in China? Lessons from Japan?" to examine the causes of the recent Chinese slowdown and address whether it is a temporary setback or the deflation of real estate and investment bubbles, with worse to come.
The Harvard-Yenching Institute presents a lecture by Assistant Professor Lin Yei-yin of the University of Hong Kong. This talk will examine the development of Chinese-language romance writing in Taiwan under Japan’s imperialization movement and the KMT’s anti-communist measures.
The University of Pennsylvania Center for the Study of Contemporary China will be hosting Ching Kwan Lee, a Professor of Sociology at UCLA, to discuss China's involvement in Africa.
The University of California, Berkeley Center for Chinese Studies will host Professor of History Nicolas Tackett to discuss his new book, The Destruction of the Medieval Chinese Aristocracy.
The Iris & B. Gerald Cantor Center for Visual Arts at Stanford University presents an exhibition of Asian textiles and other works demonstrating how costume and objects of personal adornment functioned as a method of identification and display from the late 18th century to today.