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12:30 pm

Richard Madsen – Happiness in China: Defining, Seeking, Being Frustrated

November 15, 2017 @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
CGIS South S020, Belfer Case Study Room, 1730 Cambridge St.
Cambridge, MA 02138 United States
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Read event summary here Speaker: Richard Madsen, Director, Fudan-UC Center on Contemporary China; Distinguished Professor of Sociology, University of California, San Diego

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3:30 pm

Tyler Harlan – Small Hydropower and the Low-Carbon Frontier in China

November 15, 2017 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Pierce Hall 100F, 29 Oxford St.
Cambridge, MA 02138 United States
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Speaker: Tyler Harlan, Ph.D. Candidate, Department of Geography, University of California, Los Angeles Since the 1950s, the Chinese government has used small hydropower (SHP) to drive rural electrification and local economic development in the remote, resource-rich west of the country. More recently, however, this same technology has been re-framed as a renewable energy that generates electricity […]

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8:30 pm

New Noir: Chinese Crime Films

November 15, 2017 @ 8:30 pm - 11:00 pm
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Brattle Theater, 40 Brattle St
Cambridge, MA 02138 United States
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Film noir, as its meaning “black film” or “film of the night” indicates, is an art of darkness. For its connotation of pessimism and menace, crime, especially unsolved ones, has been a rare event in Chinese cinema, because it is considered by the authority as an admission to the discontents of life in what is […]

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