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  • 1:19:41 Prof. Kristine Harris, Shanghai Cinema Behind the Scenes

    Prof. Kristine Harris, Shanghai Cinema Behind the Scenes

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    On September 21, Prof. Kristine Harris visited as part of the Year of China's China Through the Lens Film Series. To learn more about her lecture Shanghai Cinema Behind the Scenes please visit:http://brown.edu/about/administration/international-affairs/ye

  • 1:39:55 Chinese Language Showcase 2012

    Chinese Language Showcase 2012

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    This year's annual Showcase was particularly celebratory in conjunction with Brown's Year of China. Watch all levels of Chinese language students showcase their achievements in song, dance, poetry and more. Sponsored by Year of China and East Asian Studie

  • 1:13:44 Janet Yang '78

    Janet Yang '78

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    As part of the Year of China, Janet Yang '78 visited in September 2011. She spoke about her pioneering work introducing Asian culture to the West, and representing American cinema to China. For more information: http://brown.edu/about/administration/inter

  • 29:53 Afternoon with poet Zheng Min [30mins]

    Afternoon with poet Zheng Min [30mins]

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    In 2011 Prof. Evelyn Hu-DeHart interviewed poet, Zheng Min A.M. '52 about her life and experiences at Brown. Part of the Year of China Oral History Project. This video is a 30 minute excerpt from that conversation.Brown University Year of China

  • 42:50 From American Dream to Chongqing Dream: the Making of Soft Power in China

    From American Dream to Chongqing Dream: the Making of Soft Power in China

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    As part of the Year of China, Li Xiguang, Director of Center for International Communication Studies and Academic Dean of the Department of Communications at Tsinghua University presented a talk entitled, "From American Dream to Chongqing Dream: the Makin

  • 1:19:32 Jerome Silbergeld - From Mountain Songs to Silvery Moonlight

    Jerome Silbergeld - From Mountain Songs to Silvery Moonlight

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    From Mountain Songs to Silvery Moonlight: Some Notes on Music in Chinese CinemaJerome SilbergeldP.Y. and Kinmay W. Tang Professor of Chinese Art HistoryDirector, Tang Center of East Asian ArtPrinceton UniversityLecture: From Mountain Songs to Silvery Moon

  • 1:27:29 Elizabeth J. Perry - Anyuan: Mining China's Revolutionary Tradition

    Elizabeth J. Perry - Anyuan: Mining China's Revolutionary Tradition

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    How do we explain the unexpected longevity of the Chinese Communist political system? One answer, Elizabeth Perry suggested, lies in the Chinese Communists' creative development and deployment of cultural resources -- during their revolutionary rise to po

  • 07:36 Afternoon with poet Zheng Min [7mins]

    Afternoon with poet Zheng Min [7mins]

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    In 2011 Prof. Evelyn Hu-DeHart interviewed poet, Zheng Min A.M. '52 about her life and experiences at Brown. Part of the Year of China Oral History Project. This video is a 7 minute excerpt from that conversation.Brown University Year of China

  • 1:16:14 Entrepreneurship, Enterprise, and Technology in Modern China

    Entrepreneurship, Enterprise, and Technology in Modern China

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    A Year of China sponsored panel discussion on Entrepreneurship, Enterprise, and Technology in Modern China. Featuring John Chen'78, P'06, P'11, CEO of Sybase, Alison Friedman '02 founder, Ping Pong Productions and Drew Mason '89 co-founder and Managing Pa

  • 37:59 Ha Jin Reading: Nanjing Requiem

    Ha Jin Reading: Nanjing Requiem

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    Author Ha Jin reads from his latest book, Nanjing Requiem, the story of Minnie Vautrin, the dean of Jinling College, who earned the title "Angel of Nanjing" for her role in transforming her campus into a refuge for some 10,000 Chinese as they sought to es

  • 1:14:16 China and Europe in a Globalized World

    China and Europe in a Globalized World

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    Romano ProdiChina and Europe in a Globalized WorldMonday, April 9, 2012Brown UniversityWe live a in a period of rapid economic and political transformation. The distribution of economic power in the world is moving away from the United States and Europe t

  • 1:24:24 Demystifying Chinese Silks

    Demystifying Chinese Silks

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    As part of the Year of China, textile scholar Dr. Angela Sheng shared the history of Chinese silks through the lens of technology and society in pre-modern China.

  • 1:29:20 Justin Lin: Demystifying the Chinese Economy

    Justin Lin: Demystifying the Chinese Economy

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    The Bernard I. Fain Lecture is presented annually by the Department of Economics. The 2011 lecturer was Dr. Justin Lin is the founding director of the Center for Chinese Economic Research at Peking University and currently Chief Economist at The World Ban

  • 1:17:14 Leslie T. Chang: Factory Girls

    Leslie T. Chang: Factory Girls

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    Author Leslie T. Chang delivers the 2011 First Readings Lecture on her book Factory Girls: From Village to City in a Changing China.Factory Girls examines issues of migration and industrialization in contemporary China by focusing on the stories of two yo

  • 1:36:10 John Eng-Wong: How To Cook and Eat Chinese

    John Eng-Wong: How To Cook and Eat Chinese

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    John Eng-Wong engaged the community in a discussion about the 1945 cookbook, How to Cook and Eat Chinese and demonstrated 3 dishes. A Year of China event.

  • 1:35:10 Leslie T. Chang: A Century, and More, of Chinese Students Studying Abroad

    Leslie T. Chang: A Century, and More, of Chinese Students Studying Abroad

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    This panel discussion explored the historical antecedents of this remarkable flow of students, by examining how this history shaped the trajectory of exchange. The panel also explored the impact of US-China educational exchange at Brown. Participants incl

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