2023-2024 Princeton Events on East Asia
9/5/2023 Beginning of classes
8/28 Academic Expo for Freshman
9/5 First Day of class
9/6 “Birth of the Geopolitical Age: Remaking China from the Outside In,” Shellen Wu (Lehigh) EAP book talk @ 4:30 p.m. in 202 Jones.
9/7 GJL Speaker Series - Nobuko Nagase (Ochanomizu University)
9/13 A Fashionable Century: Textile Artistry and Commerce in the Late Qing, book talk, Rachel Silberstein (Independent Scholar), EAP and Tang Center co-sponsor Lecture @ 4:30 p.m. in Burr Hall.
9/14 Nuclear Ghost: Atomic Livelihoods in Fukushima’s Gray Zone, a Department of Anthropology book talk and panel discussion with Ryo Morimoto @ 4:30 p.m. in 219 Aaron Burr Hall
9/14 GJL Speaker Series - Allison Alexy (Michigan) @ 4:30 p.m.
9/20 2023 East Asian Studies Fall Reception
9/21 GJL Speaker Series - Kiyoteru Tsutsui (Stanford)
9/21-22 Numata conference (all day), hosted by Bryan Lowe
9/27 "On the Translation and Adoption of the Vocabulario la lingoa de lapam" Jeroen Lamers (Author and Translator), @4:30 p.m. (EST), EAP lecture on Zoom.
9/28 GJL Speaker Series - JC de Swaan
10/3 PUL and GJL Book Talk - Ryo Morimoto’s Nuclear Ghost
10/4 “The Sacrificial Body of Moye: Affect and Materiality in the Forging of Wu-Yue Swords,” Dorothy Ko (Columbia) @ 4:30 p.m. in 202 Jones
10/5 Mote Graduate Lunch (with Dorothy Ko)
10/5 Yu Miri Book Talk in Frist 302 4:30-6:30 P.M., Jones 202 from 3:30-6:30 p.m.
10/11 Davis Center, TBA
10/12 GJL Speaker Series - Christina Davis (Harvard)
10/13 East Asian Studies Department Book Talk
10/14-10/22 Fall Recess
10/25 “The Archaeology of Everyday Life in Late Medieval Japan,” Morgan Pitelka (UNC-Chapel Hill), @ 4:30 p.m. in 202 Jones.
11/1 Davis Center lecture, Wednesday, TBA
11/8 “On the Integral Nature of the Zuo Zhuan (Zhuo Tradition) as Seen from Such Factors as Character Development,” Scott Bradley Cook (Yale-NUS College) an EAP lecture @4:30 p.m. in 202 Jones
11/9 “The Tokyo Toilet” Project
11/10 Scott Bradley Cook seminar, time TBA
11/15 “Manuscript and the Human in Modern China” an EAP coffee-hour lecture by Chloe Estep (University of Pennsylvania) @ 4:30 p.m. in 202 Jones.
11/21(after last class)-26 Thanksgiving Recess
11/29 “Xiaoshuo as China’s Fourth Religion” an EAP coffee-hour lecture by Katherine Alexander (University of Colorado at Boulder) @ 4:30 p.m. in 202 Jones.
12/6 “China: From a Nationless State to a Nation Defined by State,” Mara Yue Du (Cornell University) an EAP lecture @ 4:30 p.m. in 202 Jones
12/7 Last day of scheduled class
12/7 GJL and Anthropology (Amy Borovoy) Plan 75 movie showing and panel discussion
12/13 Davis Center?
12/15 Last day of Reading Period, Dean’s Date