The East Asia Center sponsors a series of speakers throughout the academic year. This semester's events are listed below, whereas past semesters' events are available only in poster form.
East Asia Center Lecture Series
Friday, September 18th, 3:15 pm, Clark 107
Timothy Heath, RAND Corporation
"China's New Governing Party Paradigm: Political Renewal and the Pursuit of National Rejuvenation"
Monday, October 5th, TBA, TBA
China Town Hall
Friday, October 9th, 3:15pm, Clark 107
Julia Murray, University of Wisconsin-Madison
"Renewthe Sage: Portrayals of Confucius in Contemporary China"
Friday, October 16th, 3:15pm, Clark 107
Andrew Wilson, US Naval War College
"A Sunzian in the World of Clausewitz: Teaching the 'Art of War' to the Modern Military"
Friday, October 23rd, 3:15pm, Clark 107
Katrina Walsh, University of Virginia Alum
"Aka-ito and the Ties that Bind Us"
Friday, October 30th, 3:15pm, Clark 107
Alexander Pantsov, Capital University
"Mao Zedong and Deng Xiaoping: New Light from Soviet Archives"
Co-Sponsored by the South Asia Center and Department of History
Friday, November 6th, 3:15 pm, Clark 107
Nirupama Rao, Brown University/foreign secretary of India
"Diplomacy in the Mid-Twentieth Century: India, China and the Politics of History, 1949-1962"
Co-Sponsored by the Department of Religious Studies
Wednesday, November 18th, 3:15 pm, TBA
Anne Heirman, Ghent University
"Washing and Dyeing Robes and Shoes: An Identity Marker in Buddhist Monasteries of Ancient India and China""
Friday, November 20th, 3:15pm, Clark 107
Timothy Cheek, University of British Columbia
"Reading and Writing the Chinese Dream: Collaborative Translation as Scholarly Method"
Friday, December 4th, 3:15pm, Clark 107
Eric Mueggler, University of Michigan
"Songs for Dead Parents: Materialization and Dematerializing the Dead in Southwest China"
Other East Asia-Related Events:
Ellen Bayard Weedon Lectures in the Arts of Asia
Thursday, October 29th, Time and Location TBA
Foreigners at China's Doorsteps
Jenny F. So, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Thursday, November 12th, Time and Location TBA
Collecting and its Consequences: Western Himalayan Case Studies of the 11th and 20th Centuries
Robert Linrothe, Northwestern University
- Spring 2015 Events (poster pending)
- Fall 2014 Events (Poster PDF)
- Spring 2014 Events (Poster PDF)
- Fall 2013 Events (Poster PDF)
- Spring 2013 Events (Poster PDF)
- Fall 2012 Events (Poster PDF)
- Spring 2012 Events (Poster PDF)
- Fall 2011 Events (Poster PDF)
- Spring 2011 Events (Poster PDF)
- Fall 2010 Events (Poster PDF)
- Spring 2010 Events(Poster PDF)
- Fall 2009 Events (Poster PDF)
- Spring 2009 Events (Poster PDF)
- Fall 2008 Events (Poster PDF)
- Spring 2008 Events (poster, 117kb pdf)
- Fall 2007 Events (poster, 115kb pdf)
- Fall 2006 Events (poster, 83k pdf)
- Spring 2006 Events (poster, 84k pdf)
- Fall 2005 Events (poster, 83k pdf)
- Fall 2004 Events (poster, 16k pdf)
- Spring 2003 Events (poster, 16k pdf)
- Fall 2002 Events (poster, 16k pdf)
- Spring 2002 Events (poster, 16k pdf)
- Fall 2001 Events (poster, 16k pdf)