On February 13th, East Asian Studies hosted a Lunar New Year Celebration with food and music.
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Date: February 14, 2018
Date: February 6, 2018
On February 6th, East Asian Studies welcomed independent scholar Reiko Tomi for a talk entitle “Wilderness as Method, Contemporary as Method.” Tomii is an independent art historian and curator who investigates post-1945 Japanese art in global and local contexts for the narration of a world art history of modernisms. The talk was cosponsored with the Department […]
Date: January 12, 2018
During Intersession 2018, 18 students participated in a special course, AS.192.301 Public International Law, offered by the International Studies and East Asian Studies Programs and taught by Prof. Ilhyung Lee, the Edward W. Hinton Professor of Law at the University of Missouri. The course culminated in a moot court simulation of the Liancourt Rocks island […]
Date: December 6, 2017
Alvin Camba, a PhD Student in the Department of Sociology, had published an academic article in Palgrave Communications. As systematic study of Chinese foreign direct investment (FDI) in the Philippines, the article is a product of three different field research trips and over 40 interviews with Chinese investors, Philippine politicians, and state officials. In addition, […]
Date: December 1, 2017
On November 29, The Program in East Asian Studies hosted Guanghui Wang, Associate Professor in the Department of Human Resource Management at the Business School of Jilin University, China for a talk entitled “Academic Progress Gap by Migration in Urban China: Detecting New Forms of Educational Segregation.” She is currently also a visiting scholar at the Department […]
East Asian Studies Speaker Series: “Sickness of Spirit: A Book Workshop on the History of Mental Illness in Modern Japan”
Date: November 10, 2017
On November 10th, East Asian Studies, in partnership with the Japan Foundation, hosted “Sickness of Spirit: A Book Workshop on the History of Mental Illness in Modern Japan.”
Date: November 7, 2017
On November 7, East Asian Studies presented a Workshop on US-Japan Relations, featuring Professor Kent Calder and the SAIS Beischauer Center Visiting Fellows. The workshop was cosponsored by the Japan Foundation.
East Asian Studies Speaker Series: “Japan’s Moment of Truth: Globalism and Parochialism in a Japanese Election Year” with Kent Calder
Date: November 7, 2017
Kent Calder, the Director of Asia Programs and Director of the Edwin O. Reischauer Center for East Asian Studies at Johns Hopkins SAIS in Washington, DC, presented a talk, “Japan’s Moment of Truth: Globalism and Parochialism in a Japanese Election Year” on November 7th as part of the East Asian Studies Speaker Series. Before arriving at […]
Date: November 2, 2017
Steve Miles, Associate Professor in the History Department at Washington University in Saint Louis, presented a paper in his 11/2 talk “Protest, Predation, and Protection in a Riverine Diaspora: Migrants and the State in the Nineteenth-Century.” This paper explores an internal trajectory of one of China’s most important diasporic groups in early modern and modern times, […]
Date: October 20, 2017
On October 19th and 20th, East Asian Studies hosted a conference entitled “Anxieties of Abundance: Sources and Methods for Qing Studies in the Digital Age.” The event was co-sponsored by the CKK Foundation.