From Secret Language to Modern Voices: The Changing Role of Women in Modern China

Yale-China invites you to a special event on April 14, 2014.

Explore women’s issues in China through discussions about:

  • the one-child policy and its effects on the societal attitude toward the role of women
  • women in leadership positions in the corporate sector and in civil society
  • the reach of healthcare in the context of traditional cultural attitudes

Seats are limited. Register today by clicking here!

VIDEO: Executive Director Nancy Yao Maasbach gives a preview of the conference.



With keynote performance of Tan Dun’s Nu Shu: The Secret Songs of Women

featuring Elizabeth Hainen, Principal Harp, The Philadelphia Orchestra

Yajun Qu, Director, Women Culture Museum


Monday, April 14, 2014


Omni New Haven Hotel at Yale

155 Temple Street, New Haven, Connecticut


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