News and Announcements 2017-07-30T14:50:23+00:00

News and Announcements

YOUTUBE Update: “Nothing is more American than Chinese food?!” – Miranda Brown (February 7, 2018)

Abstract: Sweet-and-sour pork: the signature dish of contemporary American Chinese food. Sold in cheap diners, strip mall buffets, and P.F. Chang’s, this dish is a staple of contemporary American life. But critics charge that this [...]

DANCE PREVIEW, “Hou Ying Dance Theater: A Powerful New Voice in Chinese Contemporary Dance”

 Hou Ying returned to China, to ply her craft in choreography, after a successful dance career in New York. On the heels of the unforgettable 2008 Olympic opening ceremony, which she choreographed, Ying focused [...]

Experimental, Academic, and Unorthodox Space of “Electric China”

Electric China was an experiment in performance space that brought the musical underground of Beijing to Ann Arbor, as sponsored by the Confucius Institute at the University of Michigan. On this evening of Saturday, September [...]