Congratulatory message from the Honorable Cui Tiankai, Chinese Ambassador to the United States, on the naming of the Lieberthal-Rogel Center for Chinese Studies.
A New Era
CCS is now LRCCS—The Kenneth G. Lieberthal and Richard H. Rogel Center for Chinese Studies
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
Welcome to the
Lieberthal-Rogel Center for Chinese Studies
The Kenneth G. Lieberthal and Richard H. Rogel 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.
Check out our 2014 photo contest submissions!
Watch the video of our symposium on Prospects and Challenges in US-China Relations, the inaugural naming event of the Kenneth G. Lieberthal and Richard H. Rogel Center for Chinese Studies.
- LRCCS faculty associates share views on China in LSA Magazine article "Big Red" June 23, 2015
- Nico Howson explains foreign corporate structure in light of proposed Chinese law April 27, 2015
- LRCCS director Mary Gallagher sheds light on the increase of worker strikes in China April 20, 2015
- LRCCS Noon Lecture Series ~ Zhang Yimou: Globalization and the Subject of Culture
Speaker: Wendy Larson, Vice Provost for Portland Programs, Professor, East Asian Languages and Literatures, University of Oregon
- LRCCS Noon Lecture Series ~ Is Lying Contagious? Spatial Diffusion of Agricultural “Satellites” during China’s Great Leap Forward
Speaker: Hongwei Xu, Research Assistant Professor, Survey Research Center, Institute for Social Research, University of Michigan
- LRCCS Noon Lecture Series ~ China in Southeast Asia: A Bull in the China Shop?
Speaker: Wing Thye Woo, Professor of Economics, University of California, Davis