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(De)constructing Ideology: The Cultural Revolution and Beyond
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Nov 2022-Mar 2023

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For Ruth, The Sky in Los Angeles: Ruth Wolf-Rehfeldt and David Horvitz
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Nov 2022-Mar 2023

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Upcoming

The Political Mandate of the Arts

With this series of virtual interviews, our student council explore the explore how the arts can make a difference.

In Search of Truth

With this series of virtual interviews, our student council explored the concept of truth.
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The Collection
Schalmei, 1975

East Germany
Diplomatic Gifts

Schalmei (shall-my) was an instrument popular in East German schools, factories and small town brass bands. Easy to learn and play, the Schalmei had been closely associated with the struggles of the German labor movement between the World Wars.

Past
When Abortion Is Banned: A Historic Account from Ceauşescu’s Romania
Under the rule of communist dictator Nicolae Ceauşescu, Romanians were subjected to one of the world’s harshest anti-abortion policies. From 1966 to 1989, abortion was ille…
January 29, 2023 | 2:00pm
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Blood Letters and Dueling Visions of Salvation
Xi Lian, the David C. Steinmetz Distinguished Professor of World Christianity from Duke Divinity School, focuses on China’s modern encounter with Christianity. In this prese…
February 1, 2023 | 4:00pm
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Revolutionary Friendship is as Deep as the Ocean
In this panel, Robeson Taj Frazier, Associate Professor of Communication at USC, Jeffrey Wasserstrom, Chancellor’s Professor of History at UCI, and Catherine Clark, Associat…
March 5, 2023 | 1:00pm
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