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Wednesday, August 25, 2010
7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
ICA Film Festival: Yesterday (96 min.), South Africa
Laura Hubbard Center for African Studies


Building 320 (Braun Hall), Room 105

Wednesday, August 18, 2010
7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
ICA Film Festival: Departures (Okuribito, 130 min.), Japan
Karen Wigen Center for East Asian Studies


Building 320 (Braun Hall), Room 105

Wednesday, August 11, 2010
7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
ICA Film Festival: Tulpan (100 min.), Kazakhstan
Alma Kunanbaeva CREEES


Building 320 (Braun Hall), Room 105

Tuesday, August 03, 2010
2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Workshop on Japanese Historical Text Initiative (JHTI)
Yuko Okubo, PhD JHTI Coordinator, Center for Japnaese Studies


Philippines Conference Room, Encina Hall, 3rd Floor

Wednesday, July 21, 2010
7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
ICA Film Festival: Without Name (Sin Nombre, 96 min.), Mexico
Nancy Robinson Center for Latin American Studies


Building 320 (Braun Hall), Room 105

Wednesday, July 14, 2010
7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
ICA Film Festival: Waiting for Happiness (Heremakono, 91 min.), Mauritania
Sean Hanretta The Abbasi Program in Islamic Studies


Building 370 - Room 370, Main Quad

Wednesday, July 07, 2010
7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
ICA Film Festival: The Lives of Others (Das Leben der Anderen, 138 min.), Germany
Anthony Suen International Policy Studies


Building 370 - Room 370, Main Quad

Friday, July 02, 2010
7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Chinese Universities: What to do When You Return to China
Yi Rao Dean and Professor of School of Life Sciences


Clark Auditorium, 318 Campus Drive

Friday, June 04, 2010
1:00 pm – 5:45 pm
Friction Points: Colliding Interests in US-China Relations
Panel


Bechtel Conference Center, Encina Hall, 1st floor

Thursday, June 03, 2010
7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Film Screening: The Buddha: The Story of Siddhartha - a film by David Grubin (2010)


Building 260 - Room 113, Main Quad

Thursday, June 03, 2010
12:00 pm – 1:15 pm
Patient Trust in Physicians in China: A Survey of Beijing
Waikeung Tam


Okimoto Conference Room, Encina Hall East, 3rd Floor

Saturday, May 29, 2010
8:00 am – 3:15 pm
Trends in the Strategic Triangle: U.S.-China-Taiwan Relations in the Coming Decade
Panel


Bechtel Conference Center, Encina Hall, 1st floor

Friday, May 28, 2010
8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Trends in the Strategic Triangle: U.S.-China-Taiwan Relations in the Coming Decade
Panel


Bechtel Conference Center, Encina Hall, 1st floor

Friday, May 28, 2010
2:45 pm – 4:45 pm
Prime Minister of Tibet, Panel on Nonviolence & Freedom Struggles
Samdhong Rinpoche Prime Minister, Tibetan Government in Exile


Cubberley Auditorium, 485 Lasuen Mall

Thursday, May 27, 2010
7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Gathering III: Cultivating the Self: Poetry, Painting, and Music


Cantor Arts Center, 328 Lomita Drive, Stanford University

Thursday, May 27, 2010
4:15 pm – 5:30 pm
Book talk on "Defining Engagement: Japan and Global Contexts, 1640-1868"
Robert Hellyer Assistant Professor of History


Okimoto Conference Room, Encina Hall East, 3rd Floor

Thursday, May 27, 2010
5:15 pm – 6:30 pm
What Modern Catholic Theology Can/Should/Must Make of Buddhism
Robert Gimello 2009-10 Shinnyo-en Visiting Professor, Stanford


Building 260 - Room 113, Main Quad

Thursday, May 27, 2010
12:00 pm – 1:15 pm
The Hagiography of Japanese Pure Land Buddhism
Frederic Kotas Affiliate Fellow


Building 70 - Room 72A1, Main Quad

Wednesday, May 26, 2010
12:00 pm – 1:15 pm
China in Latin America's Future
William Ratliff Research Fellow and Curator, Americas Collection


Okimoto Conference Room, Encina Hall East, 3rd Floor

Tuesday, May 25, 2010
9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Conference: China 2.0: The Rise of a Digital Superpower
Panel


Bechtel Conference Center, Encina Hall, 1st floor

Tuesday, May 25, 2010
7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Film Screening: Cape No. 7


Roble Theatre, 351 Santa Teresa St., Stanford

Tuesday, May 25, 2010
4:15 pm – 5:30 pm
Opportunities and challenges for software entrepreneurs in Asia
Panel


Skilling Auditorium, Stanford University

Monday, May 24, 2010
4:15 pm – 5:30 pm
Conquest Women of the Liao and Jin Dynasties
Linda Cooke Johnson Professor of History


Philippines Conference Room, Encina Hall, 3rd Floor

Monday, May 24, 2010
9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Conference: China 2.0: The Rise of a Digital Superpower
Panel


Bechtel Conference Center, Encina Hall, 1st floor

Saturday, May 22, 2010
9:30 am – 5:15 pm
The Banality of Religion: Close Readings of the Everyday
Student Conference


The Board Room, Stanford Humanities Center

Friday, May 21, 2010
5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
The Banality of Religion: Close Readings of the Everyday
Student Conference


The Board Room, Stanford Humanities Center

Thursday, May 20, 2010
7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Visions of Otherworldly Splendor: The Aesthetic of zhuangyan and Buddhist Views of the Anagogical Value of Sumptuous Art
Robert Gimello


Levinthal Hall, Stanford Humanities Center.

Thursday, May 20, 2010
7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
The First Stock Market Crash in Chinese History: 1882-1883
Yu Li Professor, Department of History, Center for Studies of Republican China


Meyer Library - Room 142, 560 Escondido Mall

Wednesday, May 19, 2010
7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Can Lotuses Bloom in a Sea of Flames? Buddhism and Conflict in the Modern Age
Paul Harrison Professor, Religious Studies, Buddhist Studies


Building 260 - Room 113, Main Quad

Tuesday, May 18, 2010
4:30 pm – 6:30 pm
EALC Pedagogy Workshop Focusing on Graduate Student Teaching of Asian Humanities at Stanford
Panel


Building 250 - Room 101, EALC Library

Tuesday, May 18, 2010
12:00 pm – 1:15 pm
Japanese Policies on Energy and Climate Change: An Inside View
Yasuo Tanabe ormer Deputy Director-General


Okimoto Conference Room, Encina Hall East, 3rd Floor

Monday, May 17, 2010
4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Political Consequences of Structural Change: Explaining the LDP's Loss in 2009
Kay Shimizu Assistant Professor, Political Science


Philippines Conference Room, Encina Hall, 3rd Floor

Monday, May 17, 2010
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
China Watcher: Confessions of a Peking Tom
Richard Baum Distinguished Professor of Politics


Philippines Conference Room, Encina Hall, 3rd Floor

Monday, May 17, 2010
12:00 pm – 1:15 pm
"It's a Problem with the System": Cultural Work, State Responsibility and Organizational Reform in the People's Republic of China
Emily Wilcox Doctoral Candidate, Joint Program in Medical Anthropology


Building 50 - Room 51A Conference Room, Main Quad

Friday, May 14, 2010
5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
South Asia's vulnerable side: Where economic growth outpaces human progress - 2010 Shorenstein Journalism Award
Barbara Crossette Former foreign correspondent for South Asia at New York Times


Paul Brest Hall, Munger Residence Hall

Tuesday, May 11, 2010
4:15 pm – 5:30 pm
TALK CANCELED: Re-thinking Female Infanticide in Nineteenth Century China
Michelle King


Talk Canceled

Tuesday, May 11, 2010
4:15 pm – 5:30 pm
Japan Trends and Opportunities for Entrepreneurs in Cleantech and Energy
Takashi Tomita and Quaeed Motiwala


Skilling Auditorium, Stanford University

Monday, May 10, 2010
5:15 pm – 6:30 pm
Writing and Censorship During the Japanese Colonial Period: The Strange Case of Yi Sang's Poem "Publications Law"
Young-Min Kwon


Building 260 - Room 252, Main Quad

Monday, May 10, 2010
3:15 pm – 4:30 pm
Bentuhua: Culturing Psychotherapy in Postsocialist China
Li Zhang Professor of Anthropology


Building 50 - Room 51A Conference Room, Main Quad

Saturday, May 08, 2010
12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Japan Day


The Bechtel International Center, 584 Capistrano Way, Stanford

Thursday, May 06, 2010
4:40 pm – 5:40 pm
Synecdoche, Montage, and Cinema: Maeda Ai's "Language and Body" (1988)
Takushi Odagiri PhD Candidate in Japanese, EALC


Building 250 - Room 101, EALC Library

Wednesday, May 05, 2010
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Japan's New Security Politics: Implications for the US-Japan Alliance
Andrew Oros Associate Professor of Political Science and International Studies


Okimoto Conference Room, Encina Hall East, 3rd Floor

Tuesday, May 04, 2010
12:00 pm – 1:15 pm
Transitional Period Fraught with Contradictions: Chinese Literature, Culture and Thought from 1975 to 1982
Yao Wang School of Chinese Language and Literature


Okimoto Conference Room, Encina Hall East, 3rd Floor

Tuesday, May 04, 2010
0:11 am – 1:00 pm
Made in Translation: Producing Italian Fashion in China
Sylvia Yanagisako Professor of Anthropology


The Clayman Institute for Gender Research, Serra House, 589 Capistrano Way

Monday, May 03, 2010
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Democratization and Regional Identity in Southeast Asia
Juliet Pietsch Senior Lecturer in Political Science, School of Politics and International Relations


Okimoto Conference Room, Encina Hall East, 3rd Floor

Saturday, May 01, 2010
2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
The Chiang Kai-shek You Don't Know: Secrets of the Chiang Kai-shek Diary
Tianshi Yang Senior Research Fellow, Institute of Modern History


Meyer Library - Room 143, 560 Escondido Mall

Thursday, April 29, 2010
4:15 pm – 5:30 pm
CANCELED --Migration and Health Policy in Perspective --- A Comparative Study of China and India
Wei Wang 2009-10 CEAS Postdoctoral Fellow in Chinese Studies


Philippines Conference Room, Encina Hall, 3rd Floor

Thursday, April 29, 2010
12:00 pm – 1:15 pm
Early Choson Celestial Cults: Orthodox, Daoist, and the Rest
Kenneth Se-Woong Koo Doctoral Fellow


Building 70 - Room 72A1, Main Quad

Wednesday, April 28, 2010
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
A Glimpse into Contemporary Chinese Sculpture
Ding Ning Professor of Art History and Theory, Shool of Arts


Cummings Art Building, Room 103

Tuesday, April 27, 2010
4:45 pm – 6:45 pm
Reading Session with Theodore Huters
Theodore Huters Professor of Chinese, Department of Asian Languages and Cultures


Building 250 - Room 101, EALC Library

Tuesday, April 27, 2010
12:00 pm – 1:15 pm
Nanshin: Japan and Southeast Asia in the 20th Century
Mark Peattie Visiting Scholar, Shorenstein APARC


Okimoto Conference Room, Encina Hall East, 3rd Floor

Tuesday, April 27, 2010
5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Suddenly Modern: Traditional Chinese Aesthetics in Transformation at the Opening Ceremony of Beijing 2008 Olympics
Ding Ning Professor of Art Hisotry and Theory


Cummings Art Building, AR2

Tuesday, April 27, 2010
7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
The Autumn-Spring and Warring States and the Unification of China -- The Formation of "Super Stable Structure" in Ancient China
Dingxin Zhao Professor of Sociology


Meyer Library - Room 143, 560 Escondido Mall

Monday, April 26, 2010
12:00 pm – 1:15 pm
Stressed by Strife: ASEAN from Pattaya to Preah Vihear
Thitinan Pongsudhirak 2010 FSI-Humanities Center International Visitor


Okimoto Conference Room, Encina Hall East, 3rd Floor

Monday, April 26, 2010
3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Transborder Membership Politics in Cold War and Post-Cold War Germany and Korea
Rogers Brubaker Professor of Sociology


Building 120 (Menden Hall) - Room 101 , Main Quad

Monday, April 26, 2010
12:00 pm – 1:05 pm
Determining the Historical Relationships of the Sino-Tibetan Languages
Damian Satterthwaite-Phillips PhD Candidate, Anthropology Department


Building 50 - Room 51A Conference Room, Main Quad

Friday, April 23, 2010
10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Multiculturalism in Japan? Immigration, Citizenship and Nation in the Age of Globalization


Levinthal Hall, Stanford Humanities Center.

Thursday, April 22, 2010
4:15 pm – 5:30 pm
Science, Earthquake Monitoring, and Everyday Knowledge in Communist China
Fa-Ti Fan History Department


Building 200 - Room 30, Main Quad

Wednesday, April 21, 2010
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Smart Green Cities in Korea
Suh-Yong Chung Associate Professor, Division of International Studies


Okimoto Conference Room, Encina Hall East, 3rd Floor

Tuesday, April 20, 2010
4:15 pm – 5:30 pm
Creating Global Ventures - The Next Challenge for Japan's Evolving Venture Habita
Allen Miner Chairman & CEO


Skilling Auditorium, Stanford University

Monday, April 19, 2010
5:15 pm – 6:30 pm
Nestorianism and Manichaeism in Early China
Samuel N.C. Lieu Professor of Ancient History


Building 110 - Room 111- O (Classics Department), Main Quad

Saturday, April 17, 2010
10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Berkeley-Stanford Graduate Student Conference in Modern Chinese Humanities


IEAS Conference Room, 2223 Fulton Street, 6th Floor, UC Berkeley

Saturday, April 17, 2010
2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Security Selection in China Stock Market Investment, a Pro's Perspective from the Field
Industry Panel


Braun Auditorium, Mudd Chemistry Building

Friday, April 16, 2010
3:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Berkeley-Stanford Graduate Student Conference in Modern Chinese Humanities


IEAS Conference Room, 2223 Fulton Street, 6th Floor, UC Berkeley

Friday, April 16, 2010
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
China and the US in a Changing Asia
Yuan Ming Professor, History of International Relations and Western Classics of International Relations


Philippines Conference Room, Encina Hall, 3rd Floor

Friday, April 16, 2010
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
China and the US in a Changing Asia
Yuan Ming Professor, History of International Relations and Western Classics of International Relations


Philippines Conference Room, Encina Hall, 3rd Floor

Thursday, April 15, 2010
4:15 pm – 5:30 pm
Red Capitalism in 1950s China
Christopher Leighton 2009-10 CEAS Postdoctoral Fellow in Chinese Studies


Okimoto Conference Room, Encina Hall East, 3rd Floor

Thursday, April 15, 2010
7:30 pm – 8:45 pm
Buddhist Tantras on their Origins
Leonard van der Kuijp


Levinthal Hall, Stanford Humanities Center.

Thursday, April 15, 2010
9:15 am – 10:45 am
Africa: US Aid or Chinese Infrastructure?
FACES


Building 200 - Room 305, Main Quad

Thursday, April 15, 2010
12:00 pm – 1:45 pm
Weberian Sociology and Patterns of the Chinese Past
Dingxin Zhao Associate Professor of Sociology


Building 120 (Menden Hall) - Room 101 , Main Quad

Wednesday, April 14, 2010
7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Sky Train: Tibetan Women on the Edge of History
Canyon Sam


The Circle Sanctuary, 3rd Floor, Old Union

Wednesday, April 14, 2010
4:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Comedy Can Be Deadly: The Story of How Mark Twain Killed Hara Hoitsuan
Indra Levy Assistant Professor of Japanese Literature, EALC


Building 250 - Room 101, EALC Library

Tuesday, April 13, 2010
9:15 am – 12:30 pm
FACES: On Common Ground 2010 Conference
FACES


Building 200 - Room 305, Main Quad

Tuesday, April 13, 2010
4:15 pm – 5:30 pm
Healthcare and IT Opportunities for Entrepreneurs in China: On the Impact of the Government Stimulus Package
Bob Fu-Yuan Lin and Yuan Tian


Skilling Auditorium, Stanford University

Monday, April 12, 2010
9:15 am – 12:30 pm
FACES: On Common Ground 2010 Conference
FACES


Various

Thursday, April 08, 2010
7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Gathering II: Healing: Mind, Body, and Music


Cantor Arts Center, 328 Lomita Drive, Stanford University

Thursday, April 08, 2010
7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
The National Leader in Exile: Chiang Kai-shek's First Decade in Taiwan 1949-958
Nancy Chen Professor of History


Meyer Library - Room 143, 560 Escondido Mall

Tuesday, April 06, 2010
12:00 pm – 1:15 pm
Health and Development in Indonesia: The Effect of the 2004 Tsunami in Aceh and North Sumatra
Elizabeth Frankenberg


Okimoto Conference Room, Encina Hall East, 3rd Floor

Monday, April 05, 2010
7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Book Talk -- Surviving the Dragon: A Tibetan Lama's Account of 40 Years of Chinese Rule
Arjia Rinpoche Author; Tibetan Mongolian Buddhist Cultural Center


Braun Hall / Geocorner Auditorium, Building 320, Room 105

Monday, April 05, 2010
4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Reflections on the Study of 'Civil Law' in Qing Dynasty China using Local Court Records
Deng Jianpeng Associate Professor, Law School


Building 200 - Room 307, Main Quad

Thursday, April 01, 2010
7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
The View from Dunhuang: Dharani Ritual Practice and Its Texts
Jacob Dalton


Building 260 - Room 113, Main Quad

Thursday, April 01, 2010
12:00 pm – 1:15 pm
Cultural Attraction and Regional Identity: "Arab" Film, Malay Pop, and Muslim Politics in Southeast Asia
Marshall Clark Lecturer in Indonesian Studies, School of International and Political Studies


Okimoto Conference Room, Encina Hall East, 3rd Floor

Wednesday, March 31, 2010
12:00 pm – 1:15 pm
Book Talk: "The Dragon's Gift: The Real Story of China in Africa"
Deborah Brautigam Associate Professor, International Development Program


Encina Hall West - Room 202

Tuesday, March 30, 2010
4:15 pm – 5:30 pm
The Entrepreneurial Universe, East and West - What We Can Learn From Each Other
Walter Mok Visiting Professor of Technology Entrepreneurship


Skilling Auditorium, Stanford University

Wednesday, March 10, 2010
7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Disorder (58 min., 2009)
Weikai Huang Independent Filmmaker


Building 260 - Room 113, Main Quad

Monday, March 08, 2010
7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Advocating Patient Rights in China: The Legal Campaign to End Discrimination Against Hepatitis B Carriers
Lu Jun Visiting Scholar


Asian American Activities Center (A3C), 2nd Floor of Old Union Clubhouse

Monday, March 08, 2010
3:15 pm – 4:30 pm
The Twenty-first Century Silk Road: Chinese-Italian Production of Managerial and Entrepreneurial Labor Power
Lisa Rofel and Sylvia Yanagisako


Building 50 - Room 51A Conference Room, Main Quad

Friday, March 05, 2010
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Thailand: A Nation in the Making
Thitinan Pongsudhirak International Visitor 2009-10, Stanford Humanities Center


The Board Room, Stanford Humanities Center

Thursday, March 04, 2010
12:00 pm – 1:15 pm
Public Stewardship of Private Providers in China's Primary Health Care System
Yan Wang Deputy Director, Disease Control Division


Okimoto Conference Room, Encina Hall East, 3rd Floor

Thursday, March 04, 2010
12:00 pm – 1:15 pm
The Canonization of the Pali Tripitaka
Baba Norihisa Visiting Fellow


Building 70 - Room 72A1, Main Quad

Wednesday, March 03, 2010
4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Taiwan's Participation in the International Community under President Ma
Panel


Oksenberg Conference Room, Encina Hall, 3rd Floor

Thursday, February 25, 2010
12:00 pm – 1:15 pm
The Health Policy Environment in Vietnam: Observations from an Outside Insider
Khoa Truong Assistant Professor of Department of Public Health Sciences


Okimoto Conference Room, Encina Hall East, 3rd Floor

Wednesday, February 24, 2010
12:00 pm – 1:15 pm
(Post)Modernism and Consumer Culture in Contemporary Chinese Literature
Lin Zou Visiting Scholar, Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures


Okimoto Conference Room, Encina Hall East, 3rd Floor

Wednesday, February 24, 2010
7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
The Secret History of Sino-Japanese Relations: CCP & KMT's Post War Employment of Japanese Human Resources "Bai Tuan" and the Chiang's Changing Policies toward Japan
Xijun Lu Professor of International Relations


Meyer Library - Room 143, 560 Escondido Mall

Wednesday, February 24, 2010
12:00 pm – 1:15 pm
A Tragedy of Democracy: Japanese Confinement in North America
Greg Robinson Associate Professor of History


Building 460 - The Terrace Room (4th floor), Main Quad

Sunday, February 21, 2010
10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Performing the Modern: The Politics of Culture and the Arts in Early 20th-Century China (Feb 19-21)
Performing the Modern Symposium


Dinkelspiel Auditorium, 471 Lagunita Dr, Stanford University

Saturday, February 20, 2010
9:30 am – 10:00 pm
Performing the Modern: The Politics of Culture and the Arts in Early 20th-Century China (Feb 19-21)
Performing the Modern Symposium


Dinkelspiel Auditorium, 471 Lagunita Dr, Stanford University

Friday, February 19, 2010
7:45 pm – 9:00 pm
Performing the Modern: The Politics of Culture and the Arts in Early 20th-Century China (Feb 19-21)
David Der-wei Wang Professor, East Asian Languages & Civilizations


Cubberley Auditorium, 485 Lasuen Mall

Thursday, February 18, 2010
7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Gathering I: Seeking Zen: Brush, Ink, and Music


Cantor Arts Center, 328 Lomita Drive, Stanford University

Wednesday, February 17, 2010
11:00 am – 5:00 pm
Tracing the Past, Drawing the Future: Master Ink Painters in 20th-Century China
Tracing the Past, Drawing the Future


Cantor Arts Center, 328 Lomita Drive, Stanford University

Wednesday, February 17, 2010
4:15 pm – 5:30 pm
China's One Child Policy and Its Looming Demographic Crisis
Feng Wang


Herrin Hall T-175, Biological Sciences Building

Tuesday, February 16, 2010
4:15 pm – 5:30 pm
China in the Global Health Community
FACES Health Speaker Series


Green Earth Sciences Building, Room 124

Friday, February 12, 2010
12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Japanese in the World
Ian Hideo Levy 2009-10 Visiting Writer, Department of East Asian Studies and Cultures


The Board Room, Stanford Humanities Center

Thursday, February 11, 2010
6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
The World in Japanese
Ian Hideo Levy 2009-10 Visiting Writer, Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures


Levinthal Hall, Stanford Humanities Center.

Wednesday, February 10, 2010
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
RESCHEDULED: Pop Preachers, Pornography, and Moral Politik: Islamic Statecraft in Democratic Indonesia
James Hoesterey 2009-10 Walter H. Shorenstein Postdoctoral Fellow


Okimoto Conference Room, Encina Hall East, 3rd Floor

Tuesday, February 09, 2010
7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Chiang Kai-shek Reappraised: Unlocking Modern China History
Tai-chun Kuo Research Fellow


Meyer Library - Room 147, 560 Escondido Mall

Monday, February 08, 2010
4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Transforming China's Financial System: Progress, Problems, and Prospect
Fred Zeliu Hu Co-Director NCER, Tshinghua University; Chairman of Greater China


Landau Economics Building - Conference Room A, 579 Serra Mall at Galvez Street

Monday, February 08, 2010
4:15 pm – 5:30 pm
Challenges in the China's Pharmaceutical Industry
FACES Health Speaker Series


Green Earth Sciences Building, Room 124

Friday, February 05, 2010
3:15 pm – 4:30 pm
Beyond the Han River Miracle to Globalization in Contemporary South Korea: Soccer, Soap Operas, Stem Cells, and Sanitation
Yoon S. Choi


Building 50 - Room 51A Conference Room, Main Quad

Thursday, February 04, 2010
5:15 pm – 7:00 pm
Fotudeng's "Magic": Dharani Practice and the Narrative of Omniscience
Koichi Shinohara


Encina Hall West - Room 208

Wednesday, February 03, 2010
5:15 pm – 7:00 pm
On Reading the Lives of the Jinas: Questions and Answers of Medieval Monk
Phyllis Granoff


Encina Hall West - Room 208

Monday, February 01, 2010
4:15 pm – 5:30 pm
Behind Closed Doors: Sexuality and Health in China
FACES Health Speaker Series


Green Earth Sciences Building, Room 124

Thursday, January 28, 2010
5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
The Inside Image Out, Japan
Akira Mizuta Lippit Professor and Chair of Critical Studies in the School of Cinematic Arts and Professor of Comparative Literature and East Asian Languages and Literatures


Cummings Art Building, AR2

Wednesday, January 27, 2010
1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
The Globalization of Clinical Investigations: BRIC (Brazil, Russia, India, China) and Beyond
Ernst Berndt Louis E. Seley Professor in Applied Economics


Center for Clinical Sciences Research (CCSR), Room 4205

Wednesday, January 27, 2010
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Democratic Reform in China: Personal Reflections
Li Liangdong Department Head


CISAC Central Conference Room, 2nd Floor, Encina Hall

Tuesday, January 26, 2010
7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Perspectives on China's Democratic Political Development
Li Liangdong Department Head


Havana Room, Graduate Community Center , 750 Escondido Road

Tuesday, January 26, 2010
4:15 pm – 5:45 pm
Traditional Chinese Medicine in the Modern World
Brenda Golianu Anesthesiologist and Specialist in Comprehensive Pain Treatment


Green Earth Sciences Building, Room 124

Monday, January 25, 2010
12:00 pm – 1:15 pm
Safety Nets in Shocking Times: Lessons from Indonesia's Cash Transfer Program
Sudarno Sumarto Shorenstein APARC/Asia Foundation Visiting Fellow


Okimoto Conference Room, Encina Hall East, 3rd Floor

Thursday, January 21, 2010
5:15 pm – 7:00 pm
From Vairocana to Aksobhya: The Early Development of Alchi Monastery, Ladakh
Christian Luczanits Visiting Professor, Department of Religious Studies


Encina Hall West - Room 208

Thursday, January 14, 2010
12:00 pm – 1:15 pm
Grassroots Empowerment: Can Models from India Spark a Revolution in Healthcare Delivery in China?
Jeffrey Parker


Okimoto Conference Room, Encina Hall East, 3rd Floor

Tuesday, December 01, 2009
5:15 pm – 7:00 pm
Buddhism in the Modern World Series--How Japanese Is American Soto Zen?
Zoketsu Norman Fischer Founder


The Circle Sanctuary, 3rd Floor, Old Union

Monday, November 30, 2009
7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Film Screening: Autumn Gem


Cubberley Auditorium, 485 Lasuen Mall

Friday, November 20, 2009
12:00 pm – 1:15 pm
Strait Talk: US-Taiwan Relations and the Crisis with China
Nancy Bernkopf Tucker Professor of History, Georgetown University


CISAC Central Conference Room, 2nd Floor, Encina Hall

Thursday, November 19, 2009
12:15 pm – 1:30 pm
A Niche of Their Own: The Buddhist Women of Bao Shan
Wendi Adamek Fellow, Stanford Humanities Center Fellow


Building 70 - Room 72A1, Main Quad

Thursday, November 19, 2009
4:15 pm – 5:30 pm
Investing in Knowledge from Asia: Technology Areas and Opportunities
Shirley Chen Founder and CEO, WinVivo
Drew Clark Director of Strategy, IBM Venture Capital Group


Skilling Auditorium, Stanford University

Wednesday, November 18, 2009
12:00 pm – 1:15 pm
Knowledge Generation Within Korea's Bipolarized National System of Innovation
Chaisun Lim Visiting Scholar, 2009-2010, Shorenstein APARC, Stanford University


Okimoto Conference Room, Encina Hall East, 3rd Floor

Wednesday, November 18, 2009
6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
The Importance of Understanding the Past: Greece, China, Mesopotamia
Sir Geoffrey Lloyd Senior Scholar in Residence, Needham Research Institute


Building 320 - Room 105, Main Quad

Tuesday, November 17, 2009
12:00 pm – 1:15 pm
Understanding Institutional Changes In China: Lessons From TVE and Village Election
Xueguang Zhou Professor of Sociology, Stanford University


Okimoto Conference Room, Encina Hall East, 3rd Floor

Monday, November 16, 2009
4:15 pm – 5:30 pm
The Script of Difference. Cultural Representation in the Japanese Katakana
Blai Guarne Postdoctoral Fellow, Anthropology, Stanford University


Philippines Conference Room, Encina Hall, 3rd Floor

Friday, November 13, 2009
4:15 pm – 6:00 pm
A Comparative History of Religion and Secularism in China
Prasenjit Duara Professor of Humanities, National University of Singapore


Philippines Conference Room, Encina Hall, 3rd Floor

Thursday, November 12, 2009
5:15 pm – 7:00 pm
The Path of Desire: Tantric Saints in Indian Buddhism
Reginald Ray Naropa University; Dharma Ocean Foundation


Levinthal Hall, Stanford Humanities Center.

Thursday, November 12, 2009
7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
EASTFest


EAST House, 554 Governor's Avenue

Thursday, November 12, 2009
4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
China's Great Challenge—Rural Education: Approaches and Lessons Learned from the Field


Goldman Conference Room, 4th Floor, Encina Hall East

Wednesday, November 11, 2009
12:00 pm – 1:15 pm
The Social Determinants of Health: Application to Developed and Developing Asia
Sir Michael Marmot Professor of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College, London


Philippines Conference Room, Encina Hall, 3rd Floor

Friday, November 06, 2009
5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Start in U.S. and Grow in China: The Journey from Oracle Research to Ctrip CEO
James Liang CEO, ctrip.com


Havana Room, Graduate Community Center , 750 Escondido Road

Thursday, November 05, 2009
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Development, Democracy and Welfare States: Latin America, East Asia and Eastern Europe
Stephan Haggard Professor of International Relations, University of California, San Diego


Encina Hall West - Room 208

Thursday, November 05, 2009
5:15 pm – 7:00 pm
Imagining Paradises: Invoking Blissful Abodes
Luis Gómez Professor Emeritus of Buddhist Studies, University of Michigan


Encina Hall West - Room 208

Thursday, November 05, 2009
4:15 pm – 5:30 pm
From Tokyo to Shanghai to Delhi: Developing Asia-Wide Technology Business Perspectives
Ray Tsuchiyama Former Head of Emerging Markets for Nuance Communications; former Japan-based executive with Analog Devices, Tegic Communications, and AOL/Time Warner


Skilling Auditorium, Stanford University

Tuesday, November 03, 2009
12:00 pm – 1:15 pm
The†Monroe Doctrine and the National Self-identity in the Late Qing (talk in Chinese)
Shuanglin Guo Professor of History, Renmin University


Okimoto Conference Room, Encina Hall East, 3rd Floor

Friday, October 30, 2009
12:00 pm – 1:15 pm
Exhausted by their Battles with the World: Neurasthenia and the Late-Meiji Writer
Christopher Hill Associate Professor of East Asian Languages and Literatures, Yale University


Okimoto Conference Room, Encina Hall East, 3rd Floor

Thursday, October 29, 2009
5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Business Corruption in China
Brent Carlson Director, AlixPartners, San Francisco
Edward Fishman Partner, K&L Gates, Washington D.C.


Philippines Conference Room, Encina Hall, 3rd Floor

Tuesday, October 27, 2009
12:00 pm – 1:15 pm
"Socialism is Great!": From Rocket Factory Girl to International Media
Lijia Zhang Writer, Journalist


Okimoto Conference Room, Encina Hall East, 3rd Floor

Friday, October 23, 2009
12:00 pm – 1:15 pm
Whores of God and Sainted Mothers: The Construction of Christian Women in Japanese Fiction, Drama, and Cinema
Kevin Wetmore Associate Professor of Theatre Arts, Loyola Marymount University


Philippines Conference Room, Encina Hall, 3rd Floor

Thursday, October 22, 2009
12:00 pm – 1:15 pm
Evidence on the Benefits of Primary Care: Implications for Asia
Barbara Starfield Professor of Health Policy and Pediatrics, John Hopkins University


Philippines Conference Room, Encina Hall, 3rd Floor

Wednesday, October 21, 2009
3:00 pm – 4:15 pm
War and its Aftermath in North Korea: Images from the 1950s
Chris Springer Author


Philippines Conference Room, Encina Hall, 3rd Floor

Wednesday, October 21, 2009
9:00 pm – 11:00 pm
UNAFF film screening: China's Unnatural Disaster: The Tears of Sichuan Province


Annenberg Auditorium, Cummings Art Building

Friday, October 16, 2009
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Japan's Quiet Revolution: Election 2009


Philippines Conference Room, Encina Hall, 3rd Floor

Tuesday, October 13, 2009
7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
The Roots of Altruism
Matthieu Ricard A monk of the Nyingma order, based at the Shechen Tenni Dargyeling Monastery in Nepal


McCaw Hall, Arrillaga Alumni Center, 326 Galvez Street

Friday, October 09, 2009
8:30 am – 5:00 pm
The Global Economic Crisis, One Year Later: The United States And China


Bechtel Conference Center, Encina Hall, 1st floor

Thursday, October 08, 2009
4:15 pm – 5:30 pm
Technology Strategies in Greater China: Intellectual Property Considerations
Joseph Bach Partner, Nixon Peabody LLP


Skilling Auditorium, Stanford University

Thursday, October 08, 2009
8:30 am – 5:00 pm
The Global Economic Crisis, One Year Later: The United States And China


Bechtel Conference Center, Encina Hall, 1st floor

Wednesday, October 07, 2009
12:00 pm – 1:15 pm
The Tough Reality of Copyright Piracy: A Case Study of the Music Industry in China
Jiarui Liu JSD Candidate, Stanford Law School; SPILS Fellow, 2008-2009


Philippines Conference Room, Encina Hall, 3rd Floor

Wednesday, October 07, 2009
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
New Research on Dating of Erlitou Site
Xuelian Zhang Professor of Archaeology, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences


Terman Labs, Building 500, 488 Escondido Mall

Friday, October 02, 2009
12:00 pm – 1:15 pm
Korean Strategic Thoughts on Regional Security Cooperation
Shin-wha Lee Professor of Political Science and International Relations, Korea University


Philippines Conference Room, Encina Hall, 3rd Floor

Friday, October 02, 2009
4:30 pm – 6:30 pm
A New Era in U.S. - Japanese Relations
Kent Calder Director, Edwin O. Reischauer Center for East Asian Studies at School of Advanced International Studies, Johns Hopkins University


Philippines Conference Room, Encina Hall, 3rd Floor

Friday, October 02, 2009
4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Innovation Works: Capturing China Internet Opportunity
Kai-Fu Lee Chairman & CEO, Innovation Works


Building 420 - Room 040, Main Quad

Wednesday, September 30, 2009
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Honorable Survivor: Mao's China, McCarthy's America and the Persecution of John S. Service
Lynne Joiner Media Consultant at Shanghi International TV Channel


Philippines Conference Room, Encina Hall, 3rd Floor

Wednesday, September 30, 2009
7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
FACES Information Session


Koret Pavilion, Ziff Center (Home of Hillel at Stanford)

Wednesday, September 30, 2009
7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Doxita Film Festival


Annenberg Auditorium, Cummings Art Building

Wednesday, September 30, 2009
7:00 pm – 0:00 am
Film Screening: China's Wild West


Annenberg Auditorium, Cummings Art Building

Monday, September 28, 2009
12:00 pm – 1:15 pm
China's Mania for Mega-Events: Thinking about the Beijing Games and the Shanghai World Expo
Jeffrey Wasserstrom Professor of History, UC Irvine; Editor, Journal of Asian Studies


Philippines Conference Room, Encina Hall, 3rd Floor

Saturday, September 26, 2009
9:00 am – 6:00 pm
The First Sino-US Literature Forum


Levinthal Hall, Stanford Humanities Center.

Friday, September 25, 2009
1:00 pm – 6:00 pm
The First Sino-US Literature Forum


Levinthal Hall, Stanford Humanities Center.

Thursday, September 24, 2009
4:15 pm – 5:30 pm
Technology Strategies in Silicon Valley and Asia: Contrasting Patterns of Open Innovation
Richard Dasher Director, US-Asia Technology Management Center


Skilling Auditorium, Stanford University

Wednesday, September 23, 2009
12:00 pm – 1:15 pm
Prescribing Cultures and Pharmaceutical Policy in the Asia-Pacific: A Book Launch Event


Philippines Conference Room, Encina Hall, 3rd Floor

Thursday, September 17, 2009
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Life for Foreign Workers in Japan
Harumi Befu Professor Emeritus of Anthropology, Stanford University


Union Bank Hospitality Room, 22 Peace Plaza, Miyako Mall, San Francisco

Saturday, September 12, 2009
7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Fitting the Buddha into the Early History of Indian Religion
Richard Gombrich Boden Professor of Sanskrit Emeritus, Oxford


Hartley Conference Center, Mitchell Building, Earth Sciences

Wednesday, September 09, 2009
11:00 am – 12:15 pm
Japanese Business Practices
Ulrike Schaede Professor of Japanese Business, University of California at San Diego


Building 40 - Room 41J, Main Quad

Friday, September 04, 2009
12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
TEACHERS' CONFERENCE: Examining Long-Term Radiation Effects: Case Studies of the Atomic Bombings of Japan and the Chernobyl Power Plant Thermal Explosion


Hartley Conference Center, Mitchell Building, Earth Sciences

Wednesday, August 19, 2009
7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
ICA International Film Festival: Enlightenment Guaranteed (Germany, 2000)


Building 200 - Room 002 (Basement), 450 Serra Mall Stanford University

Wednesday, August 19, 2009
7:00 am – 9:00 am
ICA International Film Festival: Enlightenment Guaranteed (Germany, 2000)


Building 200 - Room 002 (Basement), 450 Serra Mall Stanford University