China Forum is a monthly series of lectures focused on various aspects of Chinese culture and society, especially contemporary China, such as the economy, social reforms, foreign policy, urban affairs, education, environmental issues, pop culture and films, and cultural tradition.
Past lectures of the China Forum included:
- Professor Sanjiu Yan (East China Normal University): Internet Development in China: Its Impact on Public Opinion
- Professor Pingqiu An (Peking University): Wine Culture of China: An Important Aesthetic Tradition (Cancelled)
- Dr. Jianguo Chen: Hard Landing? Soft Landing? A Country of Two Tales — China’s Economic Growth and Its Impact on the World (as part of the IEW lectures)
- Dr. G. Dennis O’Brien (Economist and Entrepreneur): Reform amid Transition: New Challenges for China’s Economy
- Ha Jin (Boston University): Transnational Encounters
- Dr. Kang Liu (Duke University): China Model, Universalism, and Asian Values