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Events Archive

Title Date
Graduate Student-Run Workshop Sat, May 5, 2018 (All day)
Levees and Levies: Mapping the Yellow River in the Longue Durée Wed, May 2, 2018, 4:30 pm
A (Presumably Chinese) Tantric Scripture and Its Exegetical Practices: The Yuqijing (Yogin Sutra) in Medieval Japan Mon, Apr 30, 2018, 4:30 pm
The Twelfth Annual Marius Jansen Memorial Lecture: The Politics of the Japanese Emperor’s Abdication Wed, Apr 25, 2018, 4:30 pm
Intimate Networks: The Jeju-Hanshin Passage Wed, Apr 18, 2018, 4:30 pm
Painting in Murderous Times, 885-975: A Discussion about the Tenth Century Tue, Apr 17, 2018, 12:00 pm
How Literatures Begin: A Comparative Approach to Problems and Methods Fri, Apr 13, 2018 (All day)
The Linguistics of Chinese Philosophical Keywords Wed, Apr 11, 2018, 4:30 pm
Factory Girls: Reporting Among the Working Women of China and Egypt Mon, Apr 9, 2018, 6:00 pm
Gender, Genre, and the Everyday: Analyzing Queer 'Lesbian' Potentialities across Japanese Media Mon, Apr 9, 2018, 4:30 pm
Return to River Town: Twenty Years in the Life of a Chinese City Wed, Apr 4, 2018, 4:30 pm
China in WWII: Wartime Everydayness and the Globalization of the Second World War Thu, Mar 29, 2018, 4:30 pm
Time: The Memory of an Assassin and Problem of Legitimacy in the Wang Jingwei Regime (1940-45) Wed, Mar 28, 2018, 4:30 pm
Site: The Impossibility of Remembering the Past at Nanjing Tue, Mar 27, 2018, 12:00 pm
Religious Subjectification in Modern Japan: Translation, Transference and Mythical Others Wed, Mar 14, 2018, 4:30 pm
Paintings, Songs, and Board Games: Travels to Kŭmgangsan in Late Chosŏn Korea (1600-1900) Mon, Mar 12, 2018, 4:30 pm
Conference--In Search of Fortune: Migration and Risk in the Pacific World Fri, Mar 9, 2018 (All day) to Sat, Mar 10, 2018 (All day)
Noh Play Performance and Lecture Thu, Mar 8, 2018, 5:00 pm
Conference--Epistemic Breakdowns and Crises in East Asia Fri, Mar 2, 2018 (All day) to Sat, Mar 3, 2018 (All day)
Human Rights, Biological Citizenship, and Reproductive Policy in Japan’s Leprosy Sanitaria Wed, Feb 28, 2018, 4:30 pm
Was China the Source of the Plague? Wed, Feb 21, 2018, 4:30 pm
The Antics of the Virtual: The Otherness in the Self in the Japanese Expression, "Nanchatte" (なんちゃって.) Wed, Feb 21, 2018, 4:30 pm
Book Talk--Waka and Things, Waka as Things Mon, Feb 19, 2018, 4:30 pm
Info Session--Peking Opera Immersion Program, Summer 2018 Tue, Feb 13, 2018, 12:00 pm
Digital Scholarship in Japanese Studies Fri, Dec 8, 2017, 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
The Twelfth Annual F. W. Mote Memorial Lecture: Politics and introspection in the late Ming: the career and struggles of Xu Rijiu (1574-1631) Wed, Dec 6, 2017, 4:30 pm
Ships, Savages, and States: the Rover and the Qing on the Sea Thu, Nov 16, 2017, 4:30 pm
The Significance of Plowing in Early Chinese Texts Wed, Nov 15, 2017, 4:30 pm
Daoism, the Crumbling of Tradition, and the Fragility of the Self in China and America Tue, Nov 14, 2017, 4:30 pm
The First Master Text: The Classic of Odes Wed, Nov 8, 2017, 4:30 pm
The Philosophy and Practice of Confession in Chinese Buddhism, 10th-13th Centuries Mon, Nov 6, 2017, 4:30 pm
Issues Regarding Religion and Society in Ancient and Medieval Japan 日本古代中世の社会と宗教と言説 Sat, Nov 4, 2017, 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
Late Medieval Publishing Culture in Japan during the 14th and 16th centuries Wed, Oct 25, 2017, 4:30 pm
Transpacific Aspiration towards Modern Domesticity in Japanese Colonial-era Korea (1910-45) Wed, Oct 18, 2017, 4:30 pm
After the 'Airpocalypse': Imagining an Ecological Civilization in China Tue, Oct 17, 2017, 4:30 pm
Cultures of Sound: Lineages and Languages of Sutra Recitation in Goshirakawa's Japan Mon, Oct 16, 2017, 4:30 pm
Archaeology and the Early Japanese State (roundtable discussion) Thu, Oct 12, 2017, 12:00 pm to 1:20 pm
Textual Practices of Literary Training in Medieval China: Evidence from Dunhuang Wed, Oct 11, 2017, 4:30 pm
Factions and Family in the Making of a High Qing (1644-1911 CE) Scandal Tue, Oct 10, 2017, 4:30 pm
Medical Practice during the Song Dynasty (960-1279 CE) and Changing Perceptions of the Female Body Mon, Oct 9, 2017, 4:30 pm
The Way and the Words: Religion and Poetry in Medieval China, a Conference in Honor of Professor Stephen Bokenkamp Fri, Oct 6, 2017 (All day) to Sat, Oct 7, 2017 (All day)
The Competition of Soft Power between China and the U.S. In Asia: Evidence from the Asian Barometer Survey Wed, Oct 4, 2017, 4:30 pm
The Struggle for LGBT Rights in Mainland China: The Voice of a Student Activist Tue, Oct 3, 2017, 4:30 pm
Traditional Community Associations (she 社) and Buddhism in Medieval China Mon, Oct 2, 2017, 4:30 pm
The Geopolitical Aesthetic of (Post-) Socialisms: China, Russia, and Beyond Fri, Sep 29, 2017 (All day) to Sat, Sep 30, 2017 (All day)
Fake News and Information Leaks: Constructing Documentary Authority in Late Imperial China Thu, Sep 28, 2017, 4:30 pm
"Farewell My Concubine" Chinese Opera Performance and Q & A Tue, Sep 19, 2017, 7:00 pm
Struggle, Distortion, Surrender: Translating the Zhen'gao Wed, May 10, 2017, 4:30 pm
New Frontiers in Premodern Korean Studies Wed, May 10, 2017 (All day) to Thu, May 11, 2017 (All day)
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
How Literatures Begin: A Comparative Approach to Problems and Methods Thu, Apr 13, 2017 (All day)
“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
Time: The Memory of an Assassin and Problem of Legitimacy in the Wang Jingwei Regime (1940-45) Tue, Mar 28, 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
HOW and WHY LANGUAGE LEARNING is USEFUL in CHINA CAREERS 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