Upcoming Events

All events are free and open to the public, unless otherwise noted.

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Tuesday, Mar. 3rd 4:30 PM
Confucianism in Everyday Life in Contemporary China
Anna Sun - Associate Professor of Sociology and Asian Studies, Kenyon College
Room 203, Henry R. Luce Hall
Lecture
Thursday, Mar. 5th 12:30 PM
Treasures from Japan: A Conference on the Pre-Modern Collections in the Yale University Library
Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library
Conference
Thursday, Mar. 5th 5:15 PM
Jellyfish and Ginger: Medical Books and the Abandonment of Movable Type in the Early Edo Period ( 海月と生薑 - 江戸初期の医学書出版と活字印刷の衰退)
Peter Kornicki - Emeritus Professor of Japanese Studies & Deputy Warden, Robinson College, University of Cambridge
Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript LIbrary
Lecture, Special Event
Friday, Mar. 6th 9:30 AM
Treasures from Japan: A Conference on the Pre-Modern Collections in the Yale University Library
Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library
Conference
Saturday, Mar. 7th 9:45 AM
Workshop on Pre-Modern and Early Modern Japan
Henry R. Luce Hall
Workshop
Wednesday, Mar. 25th 4:00 PM
Bargaining with Normativity: Queer Kinship as Quests for Wellbeing in Contemporary China
Elisabeth L. Engebretsen, Department of Anthropology, Shandong University
Room 105, Anthropology
Lecture
Friday, Mar. 27th 10:00 PM
Yale Asian Studies Councils’ Reception (at AAS 2015)
at the Association for Asian Studies Annual Meeting in Chicago
Room 8* TBC, Sheraton Chicago Hotel & Towers
Special Event
Tuesday, Mar. 31st 4:30 PM
Politics, Piety and Pots: Thinking About Shared Practices in The Eurasian Northlands, 7th to 12th Centuries
Naomi Standen - Professor of Medieval History, University of Birmingham, UK
Room 203, Henry R. Luce Hall
Lecture
Tuesday, Apr. 7th 4:00 PM
New Directions in Asia: The Tokyo War Crime Trials
David Cohen - Director, WSD Handa Center for Human Rights and International Justice, Stanford University & Yuma Totani - Associate Professor, Department of History, University of Hawaii
Room 203, Henry R. Luce Hall
Workshop
Thursday, Apr. 9th 4:30 PM
Do Flush Toilets Have Politics?
Gonçalo Santos - Assistant Professor, Hong Kong Institute for the Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Hong Kong
Room 217A, Hall of Graduate Studies
Lecture
Keynote Speaker, Jeffrey Lesser, Emory University Thursday, Apr. 9th 4:30 PM
Keynote Address on Constructing Japan's Pacific Rim in Brazil's Atlantic World
Jeffrey Lesser, Samuel Candler Dobbs Professor of History and Chair, Department of History, Emory University
Room 211, Hall of Graduate Studies
Workshop, Lecture, Special Event
Friday, Apr. 10th 9:00 AM
Japan and Brazil: Immigrant Literature and Transnational Migration Workshop
Room 241, Rosenkranz Hall
Workshop, Special Event
Monday, Apr. 13th 4:00 PM
Poetry of Protest and the 1989 Tiananmen Movement
Jiayan Mi - Associate Professor of English and World Languages & Cultures, The College of New Jersey
Room 203, Henry R. Luce Hall
Lecture
Tuesday, Apr. 14th 6:30 PM
The North Korean Human Rights Conundrum
Greg Scarlatoiu - Executive Director of the Committee for Human Rights in North Korea (HRNK)
Room TBD
Lecture
Thursday, Apr. 23rd 4:30 PM
Queer Lives as Cautionary Tales: Female Same-Sex Marriage in the Hetero-Patriarchal Imagination of Postwar South Korea
Todd Henry - Assistant Professor, Department of History, UC San Diego
Room 217A, Hall of Graduate Studies
Lecture
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