CCS Film Event - Piercing I
Tuesday, Feb. 18, 7:00pm in Stern Auditorium, U-M Museum of Art. Director Liu Jian will be on hand to answer questions. A lucid, compelling and provocatively original film.
Center for Chinese Studies
Cover of Radio
Detail from cover of Radio, September 1957
William Liow - Spotlight of Suzhou
Imaging the image in China.
Shu Qun (1958-), Portraits of Workers, Peasants, and Soldiers in Color, 2009, acrylic on canvas, 120 x 120 cm x 85, on exhibition at the Ullens Center for Contemporary Art, Beijing, April 18-May 20, 2010. Photograph by Xiaobing Tang
China has protected 35 red panda habitats.
Lynne Kogel - Xi'an Warrior, Chariot, and Horses
China Pavilion, World Expo 2010, Shanghai
Inside the China Pavilion it’s all about Chinese history and how history can help us move into the future.
Thomas Talhelm - Hope
Jiangbin Lu, Guangzhou | As China races ahead, it's hard to keep from feeling hopeful about the future, like this woman celebrating the new year in a park near Guangzhou's Pearl River.
Morgan Wujkowski - Ancient Foundations
Summer Palace - Beijing, China | Though globalization and innovation propel China toward the future, the country's roots remain firmly planted in ancient traditions
Somehow, the clouds parted on the last week-end of September - and the Sunday afternoon was warm and sunny with hundreds of people coming to Nichols Arboretum for the Kite Festival
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About the Center
The Center for Chinese Studies at the University of Michigan was founded in 1961 and has been a national leader in Chinese studies for over 50 years. A member of the International Institute, the center provides students, specialists, and the public with expert resources and a deeper understanding of contemporary and historical issues related to China.
CCS MA alumnus Damien Ma reflects on his time at Michigan and discusses the importance of China expertise in career development. Ma is a Fellow at the Paulson Institute and a regular columnist for the Atlantic Monthly online.
- Rogels' gift to CCS featured in China Daily November 11, 2013
- CCS Faculty Associate co-authors landmark dictionary about Buddhism November 6, 2013
- CCS Noon Lecture Series. "The Liberty Coerced by Limitation: Subtitling Independent Chinese Documentary"
Speaker: Akiyama Tamako, adjunct lecturer, Language Center, Rikkyo University
- 1:00 PM
- CCS Noon Lecture Series. "Contracting out Violence: Patron-Client Relationship between the Government and Thugs in China"
Speaker: Lynette H. Ong, associate professor, Dept. of Political Science, University of Toronto
- 1:00 PM
- Urban Governance and Citizen Rights in India and China
Speaker: Xuefei Ren, Associate Professor of Sociology and Global Urban Studies, Michigan State University