Past Events 2018-2019

Thursday, Feb. 21st, 2019
The Taiwan Expedition: New Perspectives on Japanese Imperialism and the Meiji Restoration
Robert Eskildsen - Senior Associate Professor of History, International Christian University
Lecture, Special Event
Japan
Wednesday, Feb. 20th, 2019
American Sutra: Buddhism and the WWII Japanese American Internment
Duncan Ryūken Williams - Professor of Religion and East Asian Languages and Cultures, University of Southern California
Lecture
Japan, Transregional
Wednesday, Feb. 20th, 2019
Lunar New Year Reception 2019
Special Event
China, Japan, Korea, Transregional
Saturday, Feb. 16th, 2019
Lunarfest 2019
Special Event
China, Transregional
Friday, Feb. 15th, 2019
Visualizing Sound: A Lecture and Demonstration on the Notation System and Music of the Chinese Qin
Kelsey Seymour - Postdoctoral Associate at the Institute of Sacred Music; Peiyou Chang 張培幼 - Qin Performer
Lecture
China
Thursday, Feb. 14th, 2019
Lost Graves and Recycled Mourning Sheds: How the Late Koryŏ Elite Took the Drama Out of Afterlife
Juhn Ahn - Associate Professor of Buddhist and Korean Studies, University of Michigan
Lecture
Korea
Friday, Feb. 8th, 2019
Umbrella Diaries: The First Umbrella - A Documentary by James Leong
Film
China
Friday, Feb. 1st, 2019
Japan's Changing Defense Policy and Its Implications for National Security
Shuhei Kurizaki - Associate Professor, School of Political Science and Economics, Waseda University
Lecture
Japan
Friday, Jan. 25th, 2019
3rd Yale Symposium on Chinese Overseas Investment Impacts: Greening the Belt and Road
Workshop
China
Friday, Jan. 11th, 2019
Unruly Youths, Unwanted Pregnancies and Rural Society in Nineteenth Century Japan – Cases from the Year of the Fire Horse, 1846 (19世紀における若者問題と地域社会 ―弘化3年丙午の年の事例から―)
Mio Shimazaki –Postdoctoral Fellow in East Asian Studies, Yale University
Lecture
Japan
Tuesday, Dec. 11th, 2018
ISCLH Yale Workshop: Chinese Legal History in Comparative Context
Conference
China
Monday, Dec. 10th, 2018
Engineering the Moral Heart: Science and Literature in North and South Korea
Dafna Zur - Assistant Professor of East Asian Languages and Cultures, Stanford University
Lecture
Korea
Monday, Dec. 10th, 2018
2018 Winter Haiku Workshops
Ms. Sho Otaka - Poet
Workshop
Japan
Friday, Dec. 7th, 2018
Bōnenkai 2018
Special Event
Thursday, Dec. 6th, 2018
Morimura Yasumasa's re-enactment of Raising the Flag on Iwo Jima: Between Gender and Nation, Japan and the USA
Ayelet Zohar - Visiting Associate Professor in History of Art and East Asian Studies
Lecture
Japan
Sunday, Dec. 2nd, 2018
I Decided to Turn Left: A Film Performance by Simon Liu
Simon Liu - Filmmaker
Film
China
Monday, Nov. 26th, 2018
Global Neurosurgery & Human Rights in the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea
Kee Park - Paul Farmer Global Surgery Scholar at the Program in Global Surgery and Social Change, Harvard Medical School
Lecture
Korea
Friday, Nov. 16th, 2018
What Do Japanese People Want From Their Constitution? An Experimental Approach
Kenneth Mori McElwain - Associate Professor, Institute of Social Science, University of Tokyo
Lecture
Japan
Tuesday, Nov. 13th, 2018
Vernacular Animism: Cartoon Animals and Multiethnic Empire
Dr. Thomas Lamarre - Professor in East Asian Studies & Associate in Art History and Communication Studies, McGill University
Lecture, Special Event
Japan
Monday, Nov. 12th, 2018
Genuine Fake News: Epistolary Voice and Materiality during Late and Post-Han Wars, 196-265
Meow Hui Goh - Associate Professor of Chinese Literature, The Ohio State University
Lecture
China
Friday, Nov. 9th, 2018
China’s Rise and the Security of East Asia
Dr. Thomas J. Christensen - Professor of Public & International Affairs and Director of the China and the World Program, Columbia University
Lecture, Special Event
China
Wednesday, Nov. 7th, 2018
Yamashiro Chikako's "Woman in the Butcher Shop": Okinawa as an exchange object between Japan and the USA
Ayelet Zohar - Visiting Associate Professor in History of Art and East Asian Studies, Yale University
Lecture
Japan
Tuesday, Nov. 6th, 2018
The View from Above: A Computational Method in the Study of Modern China
Charles Chang - Postdoctoral Associate in East Asian Studies and Lecturer in Anthropology
Lecture
China
Monday, Oct. 29th, 2018
Conversation with LTG(R) Chun, In-Bum, Former Commander of ROK Special Warfare Command
Lecture
Korea
Thursday, Oct. 25th, 2018
Early Cities and Economy: The Development of Urbanism, Regional Politics, and Economic Networks in the Shandong Peninsula before the Rise of Empire
Conference
China
Thursday, Oct. 25th, 2018
A Friend in Deed: Lu Xun, Uchiyama Kanzō, and the Intellectual World of Shanghai on the Eve of War
Joshua Fogel - Canada Research Chair, Professor, Department of History, York University
Lecture
Japan
Thursday, Oct. 25th, 2018
Clean Mouths and Foul Mouths: Oral Hygiene and the Efficacy of Chant in Medieval China
Kelsey Seymour - Postdoctoral Associate at the Institute of Sacred Music and Lecturer in East Asian Studies
Lecture
China
Tuesday, Oct. 23rd, 2018
EALL & EAST Major Information Session
Pauline Lin - DUS, East Asian Languages & Literatures & Frances Rosenbluth - DUS, East Asian Studies
China, Japan, Korea, Transregional
Friday, Oct. 12th, 2018
Reluctant Warriors, Conflicted Allies: Germany, Japan, and the International Security Order
Ellis S. Krauss - Emeritus Professor, School of International Relations and Pacific Studies, University of California, San Diego
Lecture
Japan
Thursday, Oct. 11th, 2018
Interfusing Doctrinal Learning and Visualization Techniques: Ŭich’ŏn and the Founding of the Ch’ŏnt’ae Tradition in Early Koryŏ
Richard McBride - Associate Professor of History, Brigham Young University-Hawai'i
Lecture
Korea

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