2023 China Law Symposium: Reacquainting with China through Common Interests – Discussing Disability Law in China

WCC 2012, Wasserstein Hall 1585 Massachusetts Ave., Cambridge

2023 China Law Symposium: Reacquainting with China through Common InterestsThe Harvard Law School China Law Association (CLA) will host its annual China Law Symposium, “Reacquainting with China through Common Interests,” over the first two weeks of April. This year, we are highlighting topics of common interest to China and the United States, ranging across the […]

Film Screening: “The Schools Out of City,” Featuring Discussion with Executive Director (PEER), Hong Liu and Co-producer, Xinran Liang 

CGIS South, Room S050 1730 Cambridge St, Cambridge

Speakers:Hong Liu, Executive Director of PEER, an NGO dedicated to promoting educational equity in rural China Xinran Liang, Co-producer of the documentary  Menghan Shen, Associate Professor of Government, Sun Yat-Sen University; Research Fellow, HKS  Rural China. Mysterious, distant, silent. What does it mean to address rural-urban educational inequality in China as an individual and a volunteer? […]

Urban China Series featuring Cai Meina – Legal Discrimination, Contention Pyramid, and Land Takings in China

Presented via Zoom

Speaker: Cai Meina, University of Connecticut How do land-dispossessed villagers protect their interests in a context where the legal framework discriminates against them? Contrary to the existing research that focuses on protests, this research identifies negotiations as a strategy of the dispossessed to engage with local governments and improve their compensation arrangement. Negotiations are more […]