East Asian Studies Speakers Series

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Fall 2014

  

Wednesday, September 17

4:00-5:30pm

Mergenthaler 266

JHU-Homewood

Mary McCarthy 

"Identity Through Historical Memory: The 'Comfort Women' Issue in US-Japan Relations

Drake University 


Cosponsored by the Departments of History & Political Science 

   

Tuesday, September 23
 

12:00-1:00pm

School of Medicine 

History of Medicine seminar room, Welch Library, School of Medine 

1900 East Monument Street

Soyoung Suh


Naming and Identity: 'Local Botanicals' in the Korean Tradition of Medicine 

Dartmouth College

Cosponsored by the History of the Medicine Department 

 

   

Tuesday, September 23

5:00-7:00pm

Walters Art Museum

Murnaghan House Parlor

5 W. Mt. Vernon Place

Susan Bean


"Portraits and Models in Clay: Art and Craft in Colonial India"

Peabody Essex Museum

Cosponsored by the Walters Art Museum and the Program in Museums and Society

 

   


Thursday, October 2
 

3:00-4:30pm


School of Medicine 

History of Medicine seminar room, Welch Library, School of Medine 

1900 East Monument Street

Christos Lynteris

"The Ethnographic Configuration of Plague in Northeast Asia"

University of Cambridge

Co-sponsored by the History of Medicine Department 

 

   

Monday, October 6
 

12:00-1:30pm

Mergenthaler 266

JHU-Homewood

Dong-Won Kim

"Science Fiction in South and North Korea: Images of Science and Technology in 20th Century Korea"

Harvard University

Cosponsored by the History of Science and Technology Department

 

   

Thursday, October 9

12:00-1:30pm

Mergenthaler 266

JHU-Homewood

Wu Yiching

"The Cultural Revolution at the Margins"

University of Toronto 

Cosponsored by the Department of History 

 
  
   
 
   

Monday, October 13

School of Medicine

History of Medicine seminar room, Welch Library, School of Medine 

1900 East Monument Street

Workshop on the History of Meditation and Healing in East Asia

Details to be announced.

Tuesday, October 14

12-1:00pm

Gilman 300

JHU-Homewood

Kang YeonSeok 

"A History of Medical Traditions in Korea: Emphasizing the Mind and Inner Body Since the Sixteenth Century"

Wonkwang University 

Co-sponsored by The History of Medicine Department 

 

 
  
   

  
Tuesday
March 11
4:30-6:00pm

Mergenthaler 266

JHU-Homewood

Workshop on US - Japan Relations with Weston Konishi

Chief Operating Officer

Peace Winds America (Disaster Preparedness and Response)

   
Wednesday
March 26
12-1:30pm


Mergenthaler 266
JHU-Homewood

Yulia Frumer

"Hypothetical Navigation and Globalization of Time in Japan"

Assistant Professor

History of Science and Technology

Johns Hopkins University

 

Co-Sponsored by The Department of History and Technology

 
   

Monday
March 31
12-1:30pm

Levering Great Hall
JHU-Homewood

 

Gail Hershatter

"The Gender of Memory: Travels in Disappearing Terrain"

Distinguished Professor

Department of History

University of California Santa Cruz

Co-sponsored by The Department of History and the Program for the Study of Women, Gender, and Sexuality

 
 
  
   
 
   

October 21-22
 

 

Workshop on Imagined Communities

and Frontier Politics in

China's Long Twentieth Century

Details to be announced.

Monday, October 27

4:00-6:00pm

Gilman 308

JHU-Homewood

Robert Hymes

"Social and Cultural History

of Early Modern China"

Columbia University 

Cosponsored by The Department of History

 

 

Tuesday, November 4

5:00-6:30pm

Niwana Restaurant 

Marvin Ott

"Workshop on

Careers in Foreign Policy"

Details to be announced. 

 

Cosponsored by the International Studies Program 

 

Tuesday, November 18

5:00-7:00pm

Gilman 132

JHU-Homewood 

Louise Cort

"A Tea Jar Named Chigusa

and the Art of Tea in Japan"

Freer and Sackler Galleries

Cosponsored by the Walters Art Museum

and the Program in Museums and Society