By Year

Events Archive

Event Title Date
Struggle, Distortion, Surrender: Translating the Zhen'gao Wed, May 10, 2017, 4:30 pm
The Memory of Shoes -- Reflections on Symbolic Action in Late Imperial China Thu, May 4, 2017, 4:30 pm
Enclave 飛地: Documentary Screening and Director Q & A Wed, May 3, 2017, 4:30 pm
Contemporary Korean Fiction: Recitation by Bae Suah Thu, Apr 27, 2017, 4:30 pm
China and the Wider World: Art and Material Cultures of the Qin and Han Dynasties Wed, Apr 26, 2017, 4:30 pm
Lin Yutang’s (1895-1976) Philosophy on Living Wed, Apr 26, 2017, 12:00 pm
Origins of Japanese Epigraphy: Inscriptions of the Ancient Capitals (Kokyō ibun; 1818/1912) Thu, Apr 20, 2017, 4:30 pm
Global Transformations of Time in the Nineteenth Century Wed, Apr 19, 2017, 4:30 pm
Zoku as an Aesthetic Criterion: Reforms for Poetry and Prose in the late-19th Century Wed, Apr 19, 2017, 12:00 pm
Instead of Disaster: Japanese Cinema after "3/11" Tue, Apr 18, 2017, 4:30 pm
“Countries for Commercial Relations” (Tsusho-no-Kuni): The Tokugawa Struggle to Control the Chinese in Japan Wed, Apr 12, 2017, 4:30 pm
The Beginning and End of the Dunhuang Manuscripts Wed, Apr 12, 2017, 12:00 pm
Between the Kangxi Emperor (r.1662-1722) and Leibniz--Joachim Bouvet’s Study of the Yijing at the Imperial Court Tue, Apr 11, 2017, 12:01 pm
Knowledge and Power: A Social History of the Transmission of European Mathematics in China during the Kangxi Reign (1662-1722) Mon, Apr 10, 2017,
4:30 pm to 6:00 pm
The Chinese Lingerie Dealers of Upper Egypt: Chinese Entrepreneurs in Egypt Sun, Apr 9, 2017, 4:30 pm
History of Observation in Architecture Fri, Apr 7, 2017 (All day)
Modern Chinese Literature and Republican Era(1912-49)Literature Wed, Apr 5, 2017, 4:30 pm
Silk Road Forum Sun, Apr 2, 2017, 1:30 pm
A Cosmos of Silkworms: Textiles and knowledge of nature from 12th to 14th century China Thu, Mar 30, 2017, 4:30 pm
The 11th Annual Jansen Lecture: Japan’s Bovine Revolution: On the Origins and Social Consequences of "Kobe Beef" Wed, Mar 29, 2017, 4:30 pm
The 11th Annual F.W. Mote Memorial Lecture: A “South” imagined and lived: The entanglement of medical things and experts in pre-modern “Lingnan 嶺南” Wed, Mar 15, 2017, 4:30 pm
Saving China's History Wed, Mar 8, 2017, 4:30 pm
‘The sky after rain’ New light on Song imperial celadons Tue, Mar 7, 2017, 4:30 pm
Dao-Buddhist Stelae of the Northern Dynasties and the Lived Religion of Local Communities Wed, Mar 1, 2017, 4:30 pm
Sound Imagination: The Making of a New Musical Culture in Modern China Tue, Feb 28, 2017, 4:30 pm
Visualizing the Invisible: The Scandalous Interpreter in the First Opium War, 1839-1842 Mon, Feb 27, 2017, 4:30 pm
The Sounds of Mandarin Wed, Feb 22, 2017, 4:30 pm
Politics of Self-translation: Authorial Representation, Cultural Identity, and Global Hong Kong Literature Thu, Feb 16, 2017, 4:30 pm
Long-term Trends in Inter-generational Class Mobility in Japan Mon, Feb 13, 2017, 4:30 pm
The 2016-17 Wendt Lecture: Arms Races, Comprehensive Security, and American Grand Strategy to East Asia Wed, Feb 8, 2017, 4:30 pm
2017 Buddhist Manuscript Cultures Conference
Fri, Jan 20, 2017, 4:30 pm to Sun, Jan 22, 2017, 1:00 pm
Location of Japanese Studies and the World Discursive System Sat, Dec 10, 2016, 10:00 am
Stories for the Nation: Rewriting History in Manga Wed, Dec 7, 2016, 4:30 pm
"Happy Hour" Film Screening and Q&A
Mon, Dec 5, 2016, 4:30 pm to Tue, Dec 6, 2016, 9:00 pm
Princeton Workshop on Chinese Religious Poetry
Fri, Dec 2, 2016 (All day) to Sat, Dec 3, 2016 (All day)
A North Korean history without Kim Il Sung? Towards a history of socialist consumption Thu, Dec 1, 2016, 4:30 pm
Film Screening: Hooligan Sparrow, Q&A with Director Nanfu Wang Wed, Nov 30, 2016, 4:30 pm
To Ransom Destiny: The Daoist Search for Deliverance in Medieval China Wed, Nov 16, 2016, 4:30 pm
Let Us Aim High in Creation: a Lecture in North Korean Propaganda Cinema Fri, Nov 11, 2016, 4:30 pm
The Architecture of Buddhist Kingship in Medieval Kyoto Wed, Nov 9, 2016, 4:30 pm
Master Hongyi's Formative Years: The Training and Transformation of a 20th-century Chinese Buddhist Monk Tue, Nov 8, 2016, 4:30 pm
Scribal Identity in Burials of Early China and Ancient Egypt Thu, Oct 27, 2016, 4:30 pm
Without Borders? Globalization & the Refugee Crisis Tue, Oct 25, 2016, 2:00 pm
Sat, Oct 22, 2016 (All day) to Sun, Oct 23, 2016 (All day)
A Ming Pipa in the Metropolitan Museum of Art: In Pursuit of Visual, Literary, and Musical Connections Wed, Oct 19, 2016, 4:30 pm
"Tell the Prime Minister" screening and Q & A with the film maker Tue, Sep 20, 2016, 7:30 pm
A new online database for Chinese texts: The Kanseki Repository Thu, May 5, 2016, 4:30 pm
Universal salvation and bureaucracy: A short history of the making of the modern Chinese pantheon Wed, May 4, 2016, 4:30 pm
The Structure and Argumentation of Nāgārjuna's Mūlamadhyamakakārikā Thu, Apr 28, 2016, 4:30 pm
Film Screening: Against Interpretation: "Trans"-Bodies and Beyond Tue, Apr 26, 2016, 4:30 pm
Buddhist Studies Workshop: Modern Chinese Buddhism Sat, Apr 23, 2016,
9:00 am to 5:00 pm
Early Text Cultures Workshop: A multi-disciplinary space created for comparative discussion of common and similar text types and practices across ancient and pre-modern textual cultures
Sat, Apr 16, 2016, 9:00 am to Sun, Apr 17, 2016, 10:00 am
Gaming East Asia Conference: Gaming East Asia: Trans Historical, Trans National, Trans Disciplinary Explorations
Fri, Apr 8, 2016, 2:00 pm to Sat, Apr 9, 2016, 5:30 pm
"Diverging Destinies" - The Japanese Case (Henry Wendt III Lecture Series) Wed, Apr 6, 2016, 4:30 pm
Chinese Catholic Biblical Drama in the Republican Period Mon, Apr 4, 2016, 4:30 pm
"Jiaqi" (A Lovely Evening): An Aroused Match-Maker's Aria Mon, Mar 28, 2016, 4:30 pm
The Olympics' Prettiest Champion: Vicki Manalo Draves and the Transnational Circulation of Racial Hybridity and Femininity in the Early Cold War Years Mon, Mar 28, 2016,
12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
Prying Open Japan: Russia's 1852-1855 Expedition and Ivan Goncharov's Travelogue, "The Frigate Pallada (1858)" Wed, Mar 23, 2016, 4:30 pm
TBD Wed, Mar 9, 2016, 4:30 pm
The Black Market as City: New Research on Alternative Urban Space in Occupied Japan (1945-52) Mon, Mar 7, 2016, 4:30 pm
An International Symposium: Between Manuscript and Print: New Research on Japanese Book History
Fri, Mar 4, 2016 (All day) to Sat, Mar 5, 2016 (All day)
Circulation and Flow: Water and the Human Body as Ontological Metaphors in the Financial Debates of the Northern Song (960-1127 CE) Wed, Mar 2, 2016, 4:30 pm
Rumors, Auspicious Portents and An Emperor's Morality: How the Yongzheng Emperor dealt with rumors about himself Thu, Feb 25, 2016, 4:30 pm
Future Past Entanglements: Modern Japan and the Work of History (Marius B. Jansen Memorial Lecture) Wed, Feb 24, 2016, 4:30 pm
Japan Twang! 300 Years of Tsugaru-jamisen in 90 minutes Fri, Feb 19, 2016, 4:30 pm
Identity and Democracy in Taiwan: A New Situation between Taiwan and Mainland China in 2016 Wed, Feb 17, 2016, 4:30 pm
Between Text and Commentaries: Chinese and European Stories about Marvelous Births Thu, Feb 11, 2016, 4:30 pm
Xiao Yingshi's (707-760) "fu" on Current Events: The Malign Fruit of Li Linfu and the Rebellion of An Lushan Tue, Feb 9, 2016, 4:30 pm
F.W. Mote Memorial Lecture: Arms Races, Comprehensive Security, and American grand strategy to East Asia Mon, Feb 8, 2016, 4:30 pm
Electoral Reform and National Security in Japan: From Pork to Foreign Policy Mon, Feb 8, 2016,
12:15 pm to 1:15 pm
Guandimiao: An Anyang Period Village Wed, Feb 3, 2016, 4:30 pm
Southeast Asia in Global History Thu, Dec 10, 2015, 4:30 pm
Global Predicaments: Japan, East Asia and the Origins of International Drug Control, 1915-1921 Wed, Dec 2, 2015, 4:30 pm
Classical Chinese Poetry of the Late Qing and Early Republican Period 同光體詩人研究 Mon, Nov 30, 2015, 4:30 pm
Ottoman Empire Seen From China: Kang You Wei's Turk Travelogue Thu, Nov 19, 2015, 4:30 pm
Purity and Order: Toward Social-Cultural Understandings of the Cold War Wed, Nov 18, 2015, 4:30 pm
California and Manchuria in the "Global West": Trans-Pacific Networks of Japanese Immigrant Settler Colonialism Mon, Nov 16, 2015, 12:00 pm
Asia, Theory, Visuality Conference: The Invisible
Fri, Nov 13, 2015 (All day) to Sat, Nov 14, 2015 (All day)
Chinese and Korean Calendar Making: The Chosŏn Court's discussions about the Preparation of the Calendar for 1735 Thu, Nov 12, 2015, 4:30 pm
10th Annual F.W. Mote Memorial Lecture: Rethinking China's Geographies Wed, Nov 11, 2015, 4:30 pm
Japanese Music Performance: Hikaru Tamaki and Yoko Reikano Kimura Tue, Oct 13, 2015, 4:30 pm
Nuclear Legacies: A Global Look at the 70th Anniversary of the Hiroshima Bombing
Thu, Oct 1, 2015 (All day) to Fri, Oct 2, 2015 (All day)
The China Challenge: Shaping the Choices of a Rising Power Wed, Sep 30, 2015, 4:30 pm
Chinese Ballet Past and Present, A Discussion with Professor Xiao of the Beijing Dance Academy Tue, Sep 29, 2015, 4:30 pm
Wooden Promises: Beijing Timber Mill and the Fibres of Chinese Socialist Living Thu, Sep 24, 2015, 4:30 pm
The Lotus and the Dagger; the Imperial Succession in Early Eighth Century China Wed, May 13, 2015, 4:30 pm
Telescopes in Chinese Literature Wed, Apr 29, 2015, 4:30 pm
Diplomacy as Choreography: The Greater East Asia Conference of 1943 Wed, Apr 22, 2015, 4:30 pm
Comparing Notes: Carrying Out Research at the No. 1 Historical Archives in Beijing Mon, Apr 20, 2015, 12:00 pm
Technology transfer from China to the United States? A case study of ironworks in mid-19th century Kentucky Fri, Apr 17, 2015, 12:00 pm
Cambodian Son Screening Thu, Apr 16, 2015, 4:30 pm
Making Japanese Tea: Nation-Work and Cultural Practices Wed, Apr 15, 2015, 4:30 pm
"One World, One Dream?" China and the International Order Wed, Apr 8, 2015, 4:30 pm
Film Festival
Wed, Apr 8, 2015 (All day) to Sat, Apr 11, 2015 (All day)
Workshop: Bellum vs zhan: A Comparative Workshop in Early Military Thought Sat, Apr 4, 2015, 10:00 am
Cultural Accommodation in South China through the 1st Millennium CE Thu, Apr 2, 2015, 4:30 pm
The Ancient Japanese State and Eurasia Wed, Apr 1, 2015, 4:30 pm
Anthologizing the Great Way Tue, Mar 31, 2015, 5:00 pm
Workshop with Yoshikawa Shinji (in Japanese)
Mon, Mar 30, 2015 (All day) to Tue, Mar 31, 2015 (All day)
The Agricultural Roots of Market Economy Wed, Mar 25, 2015, 4:30 pm