News and Announcements

FYI! Electric Shadows: Contemporary Chinese Film Series 2017

Sponsored by the Confucius Institute and Lieberthal-Rogel Center for Chinese Studies at U-M, Electric Shadows: Contemporary Chinese Film Series 2017 will feature five highly rated Chinese films. Professor Sangjoon Lee from Nanjing Technological University, who [...]

3.27.2017 WANG Chong’s Lecture and Film Screening Canceled

Notice: Due to travel conflicts, Director WANG Chong from Beijing won't be able to travel to Ann Arbor this April. Consequently, his lecture on "Is Theater Dead?" and the screening of "The Warfare of Landmine [...]

Learning Tea Artistry with SHENG Xiwen

CIUM offers Tea Artistry Workshop 3 times in the winter 2017. Each workshop will last 90 minutes, and you will get to taste a variety of high quality Chinese teas and learn about Chinese tea culture [...]

“Chinese Cooking as a People Unifier” by Danielle Sarns

I had the opportunity to attend the Meishi Chinese Gourmet cooking class last November. When entering the demo kitchen at Southquad, two Chinese cooks and their student assistants greeted us with warm welcomes with their [...]

REVIEW: Beijing Opera Costume Exhibit from [art]seen

REVIEW: Beijing Opera Costume Exhibit by Abby Z. November 21, 2016 Article source: Arts at Michigan This Wednesday, the Union housed a very special exhibit from the University’s Confucius Institute, a display of hand-embroidered Peking [...]