Posts tagged with LRCCS in Blog Notes from Asia Library

Showing 1 - 10 of 15 items
Advertising poster for the film Tyrus
October 25, 2022
  • Dawn Lawson
The CHOP (China Ongoing Film Perspectives) film series returns with an in-person showing of Tyrus (2015; 73 minutes) with Q&A on November 2, followed by an online lecture about it on November 3. Tyrus is a documentary about the renowned Chinese American artist Tyrus Wong, whose paintings became the inspiration for the classic animated feature Bambi.
Poster for the film Beethoven in Beijing
February 14, 2022
  • Dawn Lawson
The 90-minute documentary Beethoven in Beijing will be screened at the Michigan Theater on Monday, February 21, at 7:00 PM, followed by a discussion with the co-director and producer.
Photograph of Chinese film director Wu Hao
September 24, 2021
  • Dawn Lawson
A virtual film festival of works by Chinese director Wu Hao.
Photo from University of Pittsburgh website
March 1, 2021
  • Liangyu Fu
Our next Deep Dive into Digital and Data Methods for Chinese Studies will take place in Friday, March 12, 2021, from 11 am to noon. The presenter will be Haihui Zhang, Head of the East Asian Library an Chinese Studies Librarian at the University of Pittsburgh.
Poster for film Last Train Home
February 1, 2021
  • Dawn Lawson
The next entry in the CHOP Film Series is Last Train Home, a 2009 film that documents a couple embarking on a journey home for Chinese new year along with 130 million other migrant workers.
Photograph of the two main characters in Please Remember Me
November 23, 2020
  • Dawn Lawson
The next Zoom film showing in the CHOP (China Ongoing Perspectives) series, Please Remember Me, will be held on Wednesday, December 2, at 7:45 PM.
Photograph of the three stars of the  Chinese film The Way Out
February 5, 2020
  • Liangyu Fu
The CHOP (China Ongoing Perspectives) series will be showing Zheng Qiong's 2016 film A Way Out on February 12 at 5:30 pm in Weiser Hall's 10th floor event space.
Photograph of Professor Yun Zhou, University of Michigan
October 31, 2019
  • Liangyu Fu
We are pleased to announce that the next event in the “Deep Dive” series will be held on November 21-22, 2019, with U-M Professor Yun Zhou (Department of Sociology). The topic will be using mixed-methods to research gendered work-family conflict and China’s recent ending of the one-child policy.
photo of lute player from act iv of The Lute
April 12, 2019
  • Dawn Lawson
A new exhibit, "Staging Theater: Chinese Operatic Practice and Performance," is opening at Asia Library on Friday, April 12, and continuing through Sunday, June 30.
Picture of map from Max Planck Institute web site
April 1, 2019
  • Dawn Lawson
The Next Event in the Deep Dive into Digital and Data Methods for Chinese Studies is April 4-5