upcoming author events
Silicon Heartland: Transforming the Midwest from Rust Belt to Tech Belt
Join USHCA for the second event in our Authors Series this year, as we invite Rebecca A. Fannin to discuss her latest book, “Silicon Heartland: Transforming the Midwest from Rust Belt to Tech Belt,” which recounts her own journey while exploring our
Past Author Events
Powerful, Different, Equal: Overcoming the Misconceptions and Differences between china and the us
Powerful, Different, Equal: Overcoming the Misconceptions and Differences Between China and the US China and the US are two countries that are distinctly rooted in very different systems of governance, economic, and social issues, that play a uniquely large role
You’re Hired: A Virtual Discussion on Seeking Jobs for Foreign-Born Individuals
The struggle of securing employment during a pandemic is hard – especially for foreign-
born job applicants. Moreover, finding a helpful guide to navigate that process is even
harder! This special event will feature USHCA’s next spotlighted author whose book is being touted as a “tremendous asset” for foreign-born applicants seeking employment.
Return of McCarthyism?
At this time of political divide in America and tension between the U.S. and China, many symbols of the Cold War era are coming to haunt us today. From the Justice Department’s much criticized China Initiative to the re-emergence of McCarthyism in America, there are alarming signs that, if we are not careful, our country may once again go down a troubling path, especially for Chinese Americans who are stuck in the middle.
What lessons can we learn from the past that can help us prevent a repeat of policies and rise of demagogues that will lead our country down a path of ruin? US Heartland China Association and our partner United Chinese Americans jointly invite two award-winning American authors to share their thoughts on this important topic.
China Through American Eyes
China Through American Eyes Early Depictions of the Chinese People and Culture in the U.S. Print Media Cultural understanding between the United States and China has been a long and complex process. The period from the mid-nineteenth century to the
A Conversation About the Myth of Chinese Capitalism
Announcing our first USHCA author event: the award-winning journalist Dexter Roberts will discuss his new book “The Myth of Chinese Capitalism: The Worker, the Factory, and the Future of the World” with guest interviewer Professor Zhiguo He from the University