February 18, 2016 - 4:00pmLos Angeles, California
The USC U.S.-China Institute presents a book talk by Deborah Brautigam, one of the world’s leading experts on China and Africa. "Will Africa Feed China?" explores China’s evolving global quest for food security and Africa’s possibilities for structural transformation.Event Details
February 26, 2016 - 10:00amPasadena, California
From February 26, 2016 - June 26, 2016, the USC Pacific Asia Museum presents "Royal Taste: The Art of Princely Courts in Fifteenth-Century China." The exhibit features archaeological finds from three royal tombs, as well as imperially commissioned statues housed at Daoist temples on Mount Wudang, the birthplace of Tai Chi.Event Details
University of Michigan Center for Chinese Studies hosts a screening of the documentary The Chinese Mayor that tells to story of Datong mayor Geng Yanbo as he tries to transform one of China's most polluted cities.
Investigative journalist and U.S.-China Institute senior fellow Mike Chinoy will visit the University of South Carolina campus for a screening and discussion of Follow the Money, the final episode of his documentary series, Assignment China.
University of Michigan Center for Chinese Studies hosts a talk with Bright Sheng and David Rolston of the new operatic adaptation of Dream of the Red Chamber.
The China Research Center presents a screening of Assignment China: Follow the Money followed by a discussion with Mike Chinoy. The final episode of Assignment China, "Follow the Money" focuses on the behind-the-scenes story of the journalists who during 2012 conducted ground-breaking investigations about China's nouveau riche, and the dramatic, controversial, and often frightening consequences.
The Weatherhead East Asian Institute at Columbia University will host Stevan Harrell, Professor of Anthropology at the University of Washington, for a talk on William Skinner's Gaodanzi.