The director will speak about the issues of women in contemporary China on Dec. 11. Her visit is part of the URI Honors Colloquium, China Rising. The semester-long series explores China’s dramatic transformation during the past three decades, a transformation that has returned that country to the leading role it has played throughout most of world history.
The films will be shown at 7 p.m. in room 271 of the Chafee Social Science Center, 10 Chafee Road, Kingston.
Here are the dates and the films:
• Monday, Nov. 19: Shanghai Women
• Thursday, Nov. 29: Shanghai Story
• Wednesday, Dec. 5: Women Story
The screenings are sponsored by URI’s Honors Colloquium, Confucius Institute, College of Arts and Sciences, Film Media Program, Women Studies Program and Women’s Center.