Lecture: Center for Chinese Studies | March 14 | 12-2 p.m. | 180 Doe Library
Rachel Stern, Berkeley School of Law
Stein Ringen, Green Templeton College, University of Oxford
Professor Ringen will presents his book, The Perfect Dictatorship: China in the 21st Century. The Chinese political economy is like no other system known to man, now or in history. This book explains how the system works and where it may be moving.
- What are the intentions and priorities of the Chinese leaders?
- What kind of leader is Xi Jinping, where is he leading China and how radically is... More >
Film - Documentary: Center for Chinese Studies: Institute of East Asian Studies | March 16 | 4-6 p.m. | 180 Doe Library
Harbin, Manchuria, was a temporary, provisional home for several hundreds of thousands of émigrés, who came to live there from Russia, Japan, and many other countries, as colonizers, military personnel, adventurers, or refugees, during the first half of the twentieth century. They were forced to leave after 1945. Many years later, the memory of their previous home has become an obsession for... More >