The Pacific Asia Museum hosts a collection of over 15,000 objects, spanning more than five thousand years, that include rare examples of art and ethnographic objects from Asia and the Pacific Islands.
The Visions and Voices Initiative emphasizes USC's commitment to interdisciplinary approaches. Check out the spectacular array of events conceived and organized by faculty and schools throughout the university.
Join us for Pericles, Prince of Tyre presented by the USC School of Dramatic Arts.
Join Pearlie Rose S. Baluyut Phd, Project Manager at the Department of Foreign Affairs in the Philippines and Curator, for the Philippine Pavilion at the Venice Biennale 2015, as she discusses the development of Philippine contemporary art.
Through eyewitness accounts and gripping footage, acclaimed Rwandan filmmaker Eric Kabera takes the viewer on an emotional journey into the 1994 Rwandan Genocide, its survivors, and the memorials created in the victims' honor. Keepers of Memory features the personal accounts of men and women who watch over Rwanda's sacred burial sites to keep the memory of the genocide alive for future generations. Their stories depict unimaginable pain and loss, couched in the inspirational and thought-provoking tale of a country bravely rebuilding and facing the future. Film not rated. Running time: 52 minutes. After the screening, Kabera will engage the audience in a discussion about the film, memory, and the role of the filmmaker in preserving the stories of the past.
Showcase and Awads ceremony of the USC Science Film Competition. Come and celebrate the students' hard work, see some fun films, and help vote the audience prize! Refreshments provided.
Seeking Asian Female is a feature-length personal documentary about the unlikely romance of Steven and Jianhua ("Sandy") - an American man obsessed with marrying any Asian woman and the Chinese woman half his age who agrees online to become his fiance?
Second-year students in Thornton’s Popular Music program perform in this showcase.
The USC Thornton Baroque Sinfonia presents a concert featuring sacred music by Marc-Antoine Charpentier and Carnival Dances of the French Court, with special guest Baroque dancers Linda J. Tomko and Olsi Gjeci.