Skip to Content

Lieberthal-Rogel Center for Chinese Studies

Recent News

“Whether you know anything about Chinese culture or you just love opera..."

"If I can make you cry when you go to the opera, when you walk out you have a red eye, I have succeeded,” said U-M Professor Bright Sheng in a recent interview with Oregon ArtsWatch.

From the US Women’s History to the History of Chinese Feminism--How Feminism has Transformed the World: An Interview with U-M Professor Wang Zheng

Chinese news outlet, The Paper (澎湃新闻) recently published an interview with Wang Zheng about her longtime work on feminism in the US and China.

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.

Gift by Donald and Ann Munro Helps Establish Tenure-Track Professorship in Chinese Philosophy

“Professor Munro’s gift will be a terrific new resource that allows us to teach a subject with important implications for both Philosophy and Asian Languages and Cultures," says Dean Andrew D. Martin.

A generous new gift from University of Michigan Professor Emeritus Donald J. Munro and Ann P. Munro will facilitate the establishment of a tenure-track position in Chinese philosophy at Michigan. The position, which will be housed jointly in the Department of Asian Languages and Cultures and the Department of Philosophy in the College of Literature, Science, and the Arts, will make Chinese philosophy an important element of the programs of the two departments.

Read the full story.

Watch 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.