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
The UCLA Asia Institute hosts a talk by Emily Yeh to discuss findings about Tibetan pastoralists’ knowledge of climate change, as well as factors leading to vulnerability to climate change, based on an interdisciplinary project conducted in Nagchu, in the northern part of the Tibet Autonomous Region, PRC.
National committee on United States - China Relations presents a talk with Terry Lautz on his book detailing the life and importance of John Birch in U.S.-China affairs.
Don’t miss this special opportunity to experience the distinguished puppetry skills of the renowned Dragon Arts Studio artists Yuqin Wang and Zhengli Xu. This presentation of "The Old Man and the Monkeys" at Lan Su will be the final opportunity to experience these masters at work before they retire.
The Fairbank Center for Chinese Studies presents a workshop by Associate Professor Catherine Yeh of Boston University on the impact of political reform on the Peking Opera.
The Crow Collection of Asian Art will host the exhibition, Benevolence and Wisdom: New Gifts from the Collection of Trammell and Margaret Crow on Thursday, February 12 and Thursday, February 26.
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.