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Thursday, December 01, 2011
8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Movie Night: Night Market Hero
Film Screening


Building 200 - Room 30, Main Quad

Thursday, August 18, 2011
7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
ICA Summer Film Festival - "Kebab Connection" (2004)
2011 ICA Summer Film Festival-A World of Laughter


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

Thursday, August 11, 2011
7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
ICA Summer Film Festival - "Nora's Will" (2008 / 92 mins.)
2011 ICA Summer Film Festival-A World of Laughter


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

Thursday, July 28, 2011
7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
ICA Summer Film Festival - "Peculiarities of the National Hunt, Russia" (1995 / 93 mins.)
2011 ICA Summer Film Festival-A World of Laughter


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

Thursday, July 14, 2011
7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
ICA Summer Film Festival - "Raise the Castle" (2005)
2011 ICA Summer Film Festival-A World of Laughter


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

Monday, July 11, 2011
1:45 pm – 3:00 pm
"One or Many: Chinese noun and its grammatical Marker 的"
Chaofen Sun Professor
Meichun Liu Professor


Building 250 - Room 108, Main Quad

Thursday, June 23, 2011
7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
ICA Summer Film Festival - "White Wedding" (2009 / 93 mins.)
2011 ICA Summer Film Festival-A World of Laughter


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

Sunday, June 05, 2011
3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Rhapsody in Red: The Path of Western Classical Music In China
Jindong Cai Gretchen B. Kimball Director of Orchestral Studio and Associate Professor of Music


Campbell Recital Hall, Braun Music Center, 541 Lasuen Mall, Stanford University

Sunday, June 05, 2011
3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Talk by Deng, Feng 邓峰
Deng, Feng 邓峰 Co-Founder


Havana Room, Graduate Community Center , 750 Escondido Road

Saturday, June 04, 2011
10:00 am – 5:00 pm
中国:转型、战与发展
Nicholas Hope Director, Stanford Center for International Development (SCID)


Koret-Taube Conference Center at the Gunn-SIEPR Building, 366 Galvez Street

Wednesday, June 01, 2011
12:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Images from the Floating World Symposium
Student Paper Presentations


Building 250 - Room 108, Main Quad

Tuesday, May 31, 2011
12:00 pm – 1:15 pm
Reversing the Brain Drain? How Return Migration Channels Global Flows of Knowledge and Skills
Dan Wang Doctoral Candidate at the Department of Sociology


Philippines Conference Room, Encina Hall, 3rd Floor

Tuesday, May 31, 2011
4:15 pm – 5:30 am
Social Entrepreneurship: Wokai -- Microfinance in China
Courtney McColgan Co-Founder and Board Member


NVIDIA Auditorium, Huang Engineering Center

Saturday, May 28, 2011
8:30 am – 12:00 pm
New Challenges for Maturing Democracies in Taiwan and Korea (5/27-5/28)
CDDRL Symposium on Taiwan and Korea


Bechtel Conference Center, Encina Hall, 1st floor

Saturday, May 28, 2011
2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Writing China in Silicon Valley, A Dialogue between Chen Qian (award-winning female writer based in Silicon Valley) and Wang Kan (visiting scholar and professor of literature from Zhejiang)
Qian Chen Writer
Wang Kan Professor of Contemporary Chinese Literature


Graduate Community Center - Nairobi Room, 750 Escondido Road

Friday, May 27, 2011
9:00 am – 6:00 pm
Gender Bias, Government Policies & Unexpected Consequences
Gender Bias in the Past and Future of Asia

Friday, May 27, 2011
8:00 am – 5:00 pm
New Challenges for Maturing Democracies in Taiwan and Korea (5/27-5/28)
CDDRL Symposium on Taiwan and Korea


Bechtel Conference Center, Encina Hall, 1st floor

Thursday, May 26, 2011
4:30 pm – 6:30 pm
A Coat of Many Poems: Ihara Saikaku's The Life of an Amorous Man as Haibun
David Gundry Assistant Professor of Japanese, Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures


Building 250 - Room 101, EALC Library

Wednesday, May 25, 2011
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Confucianism and Inequalities: Applications in the Treatment of Women and Ethnic Minorities
Melissa Brown Assistant Professor of Anthropology


Old Union Room 201

Saturday, May 21, 2011
12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Japan Day
Japan Day at I-Center


The Bechtel International Center, 584 Capistrano Way, Stanford

Saturday, May 21, 2011
2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
The Sustainable Reconstruction in Rural Areas Damaged by the Earthquake--A Social Experiment in a Chinese Village
Luo Jar-Der 罗家德 Professor of Sociology


Graduate Community Center - Nairobi Room, 750 Escondido Road

Friday, May 20, 2011
12:00 pm – 1:15 pm
Chosŏn Renaissance: The Decolonization of Public Space in Contemporary Seoul
Todd A. Henry Assistant Professor in Residence, Department of History


Philippines Conference Room, Encina Hall, 3rd Floor

Friday, May 20, 2011
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Can Stateless Refugees be Colonizers? The Colonial Impulse among First-Wave Russian Emigres in Africa, China and South America
Laurie Manchester Associate Professor of History


Encina Hall West - Room 208

Thursday, May 19, 2011
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Innovations in Strengthening Local Economic Governance in Asia
V. Bruce J Tolentino Chief Economist and Director of Economic Reform and Development Programs
Veronique Salze-Lozac'h Regional Director of Economic Reform and Development Programs
Nina V. Merchant Assistant Director of Economic Reform and Development Programs at The Asia Foundation


Philippines Conference Room, Encina Hall, 3rd Floor

Thursday, May 19, 2011
7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Chinese Development, Education, and Migration - The Educational Challenges of Migration in China
Kate Hinke NGO Representative
Yo-Yo Chen Student


EAST House

Wednesday, May 18, 2011
4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Does Democratization Imply Islamization? Lessons from Democratic Indonesia, the World's Largest Majority-Muslim Country
Anies Baswedan President


Okimoto Conference Room, Encina Hall East, 3rd Floor

Wednesday, May 18, 2011
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Chinese Development, Education, and Migration - Rural-to-Urban Migration: Challenges for China's Development
Scott Rozelle Professor


Cubberley - Room 130

Tuesday, May 17, 2011
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Physician Ownership of Non-Physician Medical Services
Brian Chen 2011 AHPP/CEAS Visiting Scholar


Okimoto Conference Room, Encina Hall East, 3rd Floor

Tuesday, May 17, 2011
5:00 pm – 6:45 pm
A Dialogue with Khen Rinpoche
Khen Rinpoche, Lobzang Tsetan Teacher of Buddhist philosophy and practice


Old Union - Seminar Room 3rd floor

Monday, May 16, 2011
5:00 pm – 6:15 pm
The Transnational Politics of Murakami Takashi's Collaborative Art
Rachel DiNitto Associate Professor of Japanese, Modern Languages and Literatures Department


Building 250 - Room 108, Main Quad

Monday, May 16, 2011
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
A Conversation about 'Huaxia' and Related Terms
Chao Fen Sun Professor of Chinese in the Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures


Building 250 - Room 108, Main Quad

Monday, May 16, 2011
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Technologies of Anticipation: How Chinese Typists Invented 'Predictive Text' during the Height of Maoism
Thomas Mullaney Assistant Professor of History


Encina Hall East Wing Room 207

Friday, May 13, 2011
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Is China's Soft Power a Threat? Reconceptualizing Capabilities and Foreign Policy
Qinghong Wang
Leif-Eric Easley The 2010-11 Northeast Asian History Fellow at Shorenstein APARC


Philippines Conference Room, Encina Hall, 3rd Floor

Friday, May 13, 2011
12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
University IP Management and the Weakness of Science-based Entrepreneurship in Japan: Impact on Innovation
Robert Kneller Professor at Research Center for Advanced Science and Technology (RCAST)


CISAC Central Conference Room, 2nd Floor, Encina Hall

Thursday, May 12, 2011
5:15 pm – 6:30 pm
Dhammaloka in Tokyo: The Hidden History of Early Western Buddhist Monastics
Brian Bocking


Encina Hall West - Room 208

Thursday, May 12, 2011
7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
The Wall Street of The Middle Kingdom and Making Movies in China Today
Christina Yao Director of "Empire of Silver" and Stanford Alumnus
Ban Wang William Haas Professor in Chinese Studies
Matthew Sommer Associate Professor, History Department
George Qiao PhD Candidate, History Department


Braun Auditorium, Mudd Chemistry Building

Thursday, May 12, 2011
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Confucian and Christian Understandings of the Key Features of Human Excellence
Lee Yearley Evan-Wentz Professor of Religious Studies


Old Union Room 218 (formerly 216B)

Wednesday, May 11, 2011
4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Tianxia Workshop: The Post-Post-Cold War Era: History, Memory and Mass Culture (talk in Chinese)
Jinhua Dai Professor, Center for Comparative Literature and Culture and Director, the Center for Film and Cultural Studies


Okimoto Conference Room, Encina Hall East, 3rd Floor

Tuesday, May 10, 2011
4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Tianxia Workshop: Takeuchi Yoshimi's 1960 Lecture on 'Asia as Method'
Kuan-Hsing Chen Professor in the Graduate Institute for Social Research and Cultural Studies, and the coordinator of Center for Asia-Pacific/ Cultural Studies


Philippines Conference Room, Encina Hall, 3rd Floor

Tuesday, May 10, 2011
12:00 pm – 1:15 pm
Internal and External Innovation Ecosystems in China 2.0
Martha G. Russell Associate Director at Media X


Philippines Conference Room, Encina Hall, 3rd Floor

Monday, May 09, 2011
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Tianxia Workshop: The Revival of Confucianism in China
Daniel A. Bell Professor of Ethics and Political Philosophy and Director of the Center for International and Comparative Political Philosophy


Philippines Conference Room, Encina Hall, 3rd Floor

Monday, May 09, 2011
7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Between Faith and Knowledge
Venerable Shi Huifeng Visiting Research Fellow, HCBSS


The Sanctuary - Old Union 3rd floor

Sunday, May 08, 2011
12:15 pm – 5:00 pm
Tianxia Workshop: Culture, International Relations, and World History (5/6-5/11)
Tianxia Workshop


Hartley Conference Center, Mitchell Building, Earth Sciences

Saturday, May 07, 2011
9:45 am – 5:45 pm
Tianxia Workshop: Culture, International Relations, and World History (5/6-5/11)
Tianxia Workshop


Hartley Conference Center, Mitchell Building, Earth Sciences

Saturday, May 07, 2011
9:45 am – 6:00 pm
The Inaugural China Law & Policy Conference: Law and the Chinese Transformation, 5/6-5/7
Law and the Chinese Transformation Conference


Stanford Law School - Room 290, 559 Nathan Abbott Way

Saturday, May 07, 2011
5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Taiwanese Cultural Society presents Nightmarket
Night Market at White Plaza


White Plaza

Saturday, May 07, 2011
8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Stanford Taiko: It is the Cry of the Soul to Beat a Taiko
Taiko Concert


Dinkelspiel Auditorium, 471 Lagunita Dr, Stanford University

Friday, May 06, 2011
9:45 am – 5:30 pm
Tianxia Workshop: Culture, International Relations, and World History (5/6-5/11)
Tianxia Workshop


Hartley Conference Center, Mitchell Building, Earth Sciences

Friday, May 06, 2011
12:00 pm – 1:15 pm
Imperial Korea's Western Capital (Sŏgyŏng): The Pyongyang Development Project, 1902-08
Eugene Y. Park Korea Foundation Associate Professor


Philippines Conference Room, Encina Hall, 3rd Floor

Friday, May 06, 2011
9:00 am – 12:00 pm
The Impact of Gender Bias on Social Stability and Violence in China and India
Gender Bias in the Past and Future of Asia


Levinthal Hall, Stanford Humanities Center.

Friday, May 06, 2011
1:00 pm – 7:30 pm
The Inaugural China Law & Policy Conference: Law and the Chinese Transformation, 5/6-5/7
Law and the Chinese Transformation Conference


Stanford Law School - Room 290, 559 Nathan Abbott Way

Thursday, May 05, 2011
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
The Performance and Driving Force of Government Health Expenditure in China: Evidence from Provincial Panel Data, 1991-2007
Qiulin Chen 2011 Shorenstein-Spolgi Fellow in Comparative Health Policy


Philippines Conference Room, Encina Hall, 3rd Floor

Thursday, May 05, 2011
4:15 pm – 5:30 pm
Earthquakes on the Edge: Border Spaces and Empire Making Along the Eurasian Frontier
Douglas Northrop Associate Professor


Encina Hall West - Room 208

Wednesday, May 04, 2011
1:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Constraints on China's Foreign Policy: Inside and Out
Oksenberg Confernce


Bechtel Conference Center, Encina Hall, 1st floor

Wednesday, May 04, 2011
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
The Popular Influence of Confucianism on Asian Americans
Gordon Chang Professor of American History


Old Union Room 201

Wednesday, May 04, 2011
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
The Arab Awakening: Governance Lessons for Asia and Beyond
David Arnold President


Philippines Conference Room, Encina Hall, 3rd Floor

Tuesday, May 03, 2011
2:15 pm – 3:30 pm
The Traitor of Writing
Yan Lianke Writer


Okimoto Conference Room, Encina Hall East, 3rd Floor

Tuesday, May 03, 2011
4:15 pm – 5:30 pm
Revitalizing a Stagnant Industry with New Technology and Innovative Marketing: Airweave Mattresses and Weava Japan
Motokuni Takaoka CEO


NVIDIA Auditorium, Huang Engineering Center

Tuesday, May 03, 2011
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Reading Lists in the Sinological Archive
Florence Hsia Associate Professor, History of Science and Integrated Liberal Studies


Building 200 - Room 307, Main Quad

Saturday, April 30, 2011
4:30 pm – 5:45 pm
Queer Horizons Conference: Panel III - "Queer Japan"
Queer Horizons Conference


The Board Room, Stanford Humanities Center

Friday, April 29, 2011
7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Korean Culture Show
Korean Culture Show


Dinkelspiel Auditorium, 471 Lagunita Dr, Stanford University

Wednesday, April 27, 2011
12:00 pm – 1:15 pm
Leveling Up: the Advance of Chinese Online Game Operators in China and Beyond
Lisa Cosmas Hanson Managing Partner


Philippines Conference Room, Encina Hall, 3rd Floor

Wednesday, April 27, 2011
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
The Domestic Politics of Foreign Policy: Thailand vs. Cambodia at the Temple of Preah Vihear
Puangthong R. Pawakapan 2010-11 APARC-Asia Foundation Research Fellow


Okimoto Conference Room, Encina Hall East, 3rd Floor

Wednesday, April 27, 2011
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Confucian Coming-of-Age Rites: Classical Practice and Contemporary Revival
Yiqun Zhou Assistant Professor of East Asian Languages and Cultures


Old Union Room 218 (formerly 216B)

Tuesday, April 26, 2011
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Beyond Representation? Portrayals of an Overseas Chinese Tycoon in Southeast Asia
Huang Jianli 2011 Lee Kong Chian NUS-Stanford Distinguished Fellow


Okimoto Conference Room, Encina Hall East, 3rd Floor

Tuesday, April 26, 2011
7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
The Great Tohoku, Japan Disaster
Symposium: The Great Tohoku, Japan Disaster


Hewlett Teaching Center - Auditorium 200, 370 Serra Mall

Monday, April 25, 2011
7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
The Great Tohoku, Japan Disaster
Symposium: The Great Tohoku, Japan Disaster


Hewlett Teaching Center - Auditorium 200, 370 Serra Mall

Saturday, April 23, 2011
10:00 am – 6:00 pm
2nd Annual Berkeley - Stanford Graduate Student Conference in the Modern Chinese Humanities (4/22-4/23)
Graduate Student Conference


The Ballroom, Clubhouse, Old Union

Saturday, April 23, 2011
2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Capitalism, War, and Revolution--What You May Not Know about Hong Kong
Nicole Kwan Author
Ming Chan CEAS Visiting Scholar


Graduate Community Center - Nairobi Room, 750 Escondido Road

Friday, April 22, 2011
2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
2nd Annual Berkeley - Stanford Graduate Student Conference in the Modern Chinese Humanities (4/22-4/23)
Graduate Student Conference


The Ballroom, Clubhouse, Old Union

Friday, April 22, 2011
12:00 pm – 1:15 pm
Struggling Every Day: The Domestication of Emancipatory Narratives in Early South Korean History
Charles Kim Assistant Professor, Modern Korean History


Philippines Conference Room, Encina Hall, 3rd Floor

Friday, April 22, 2011
5:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Chinese Contemporary Art Panel Discussion
Panel on Chinese Contemporary Art


Annenberg Auditorium, Cummings Art Building

Thursday, April 21, 2011
4:15 pm – 5:30 pm
The Grand Prospect Garden: The Story of the Stone and Its Visual Representations, 1791-1919
Wei Shang Associate Professor of Chinese Literature, Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures


Philippines Conference Room, Encina Hall, 3rd Floor

Thursday, April 21, 2011
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Health, Gender, and Migrant Workers in China
Dahai Zhao Visiting scholar at Center for Health Policy
Huijun Liu 2010-2011 Visiting Scholar


Okimoto Conference Room, Encina Hall East, 3rd Floor

Thursday, April 21, 2011
5:15 pm – 6:30 pm
Sex and Buddhist Cosmology
José Cabezón


Encina Hall West - Room 208

Wednesday, April 20, 2011
5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Lecture and Demonstration of the Work of Noh Mask Creator Kitazawa Hideta
Kitazawa Hideta Noh Mask Designer and Carver


Building 250 - Room 101, EALC Library

Wednesday, April 20, 2011
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Confucianism in Overseas Chinese Studies: Naming and Entrepreneurship
Huang Jianli Associate Professor of Chinese History


Old Union Room 218 (formerly 216B)

Tuesday, April 19, 2011
4:15 pm – 5:30 pm
Ingredients for Success: Asian Entrepreneurs in the U.S. Market
Shirley Sun Founder and CEO
Yu-Kai Chou Founder


NVIDIA Auditorium, Huang Engineering Center

Monday, April 18, 2011
4:15 pm – 5:30 pm
A Century of Unique Friendship between Republic of China and the United States
Lyushun Shen Vice Foreign Minister


Bechtel Conference Center, Encina Hall, 1st floor

Friday, April 15, 2011
12:00 pm – 1:15 pm
Lessons from the Failure of Nuclear Negotiations with North Korea
Myung Hwan Yu Former Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade


Philippines Conference Room, Encina Hall, 3rd Floor

Friday, April 15, 2011
4:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Nirvana
T. Griffith Foulk Professor of Asian Religions


Shinnyo-en USA Head Temple, 3910 Bret Harte Drive Redwood City

Friday, April 15, 2011
9:00 am – 3:30 pm
Family Planning, Sex Selection, and Gender Bias in China and India
Gender Bias in the Past and Future of Asia


Munger Conference Center - Room 123

Wednesday, April 13, 2011
12:00 pm – 1:15 pm
Life after Google? The Way Forward for US Internet Firms and Investors in China
Duncan Clark Visiting Scholar at Stanford Program on Regions of Innovation and Entrepreneurship (SPRIE)


Philippines Conference Room, Encina Hall, 3rd Floor

Wednesday, April 13, 2011
4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
War and Psychology in Yumeno Kyuusaku's Works
Miri Nakamura Assistant Professor of Asian Languages and Literatures


Building 250 - Room 101, EALC Library

Wednesday, April 13, 2011
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
A Friendly Critique of Confucianism
Hill Gates


Old Union Room 218 (formerly 216B)

Tuesday, April 12, 2011
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Rethinking the "Overseas Chinese": What's in a Name?
Huang Jianli 2011 Lee Kong Chian NUS-Stanford


Philippines Conference Room, Encina Hall, 3rd Floor

Tuesday, April 12, 2011
4:45 pm – 6:00 pm
The Chinese Century? Business and Education in the 21st Century
William C. Kirby Spangler Family Professor of Business Administration; T. M. Chang Professor of China Studies


Philippines Conference Room, Encina Hall, 3rd Floor

Tuesday, April 12, 2011
4:15 pm – 5:30 pm
Book talk: The Chinese Dream
Helen Wang Writer


NVIDIA Auditorium, Huang Engineering Center

Friday, April 08, 2011
5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
**CANCELED** The Wall Street of China: Making Movies in the Middle Kingdom
Christina Yao Director of
Ban Wang William Haas Professor in Chinese Studies
Matthew Sommer Associate Professor, History Department
George Qiao PhD Candidate, History Department


Talk Canceled

Thursday, April 07, 2011
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Private Health Insurance in South Korea: An International Comparison
Jaeun Shin Associate Professor of Economics at


Okimoto Conference Room, Encina Hall East, 3rd Floor

Thursday, April 07, 2011
4:15 pm – 5:30 pm
Diaspora as Mind: Making Sense of the Experiences of the Japanese Silent Minority in Postwar Taiwan
Allen Chun Research Fellow


Okimoto Conference Room, Encina Hall East, 3rd Floor

Thursday, April 07, 2011
7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Zen and the Art of Choosing your Words
Yvonne Rand


The Circle Sanctuary, 3rd Floor, Old Union

Tuesday, April 05, 2011
4:15 pm – 5:30 pm
Incubating Asia Start-Ups in Silicon Valley
Omar Mencin President and CEO
Sun Ho Founder
John Schliesser Mentor
Tatsunori Suzuki Co-Founder & CEO
Chuck Consorte Co-Founder


NVIDIA Auditorium, Huang Engineering Center

Saturday, April 02, 2011
2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Whither China? Time for Cultural Rejuvenation
Hsieh Shanyuan (謝善元) Freelance writer and translator


Graduate Community Center - Nairobi Room, 750 Escondido Road

Wednesday, March 30, 2011
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Japan After the Great Tohoku Quake: Energy, Economy and Politics
Michio Harada Deputy Counsel General
Phillip Lipscy FSI Center Fellow; Assistant Professor, Political Science
Robert Eberhart SPRIE Researcher
Daniel C. Sneider Associate Director for Research, Shorenstein Asia-Pacific Research Center
Siegfried S. Hecker Co-Director of CISAC and Professor (Research), Department of Management Science and Engineering


Philippines Conference Room, Encina Hall, 3rd Floor

Thursday, March 17, 2011
12:00 pm – 1:15 pm
Book Talk: How American Innovation Can Overcome the Asian Challenge
Adam Segal Ira A. Lipman Senior Fellow for Counterterrorism and National Security Studies


Philippines Conference Room, Encina Hall, 3rd Floor

Wednesday, March 16, 2011
12:00 pm – 1:15 pm
China's Social Media: Same, Same, But Different
Thomas Crampton Asia-Pacific Director at Digital Influence


Philippines Conference Room, Encina Hall, 3rd Floor

Friday, March 11, 2011
12:00 pm – 1:15 pm
How Special is the Special Relationship between China and North Korea? A Personal Experience
Chong Wook Chung Kim Koo Visiting Professor, Department of Government


Philippines Conference Room, Encina Hall, 3rd Floor

Friday, March 11, 2011
3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Japanese Politics in Chaos or in Transition?
Koji Murata Professor of International Politics


Philippines Conference Room, Encina Hall, 3rd Floor

Thursday, March 10, 2011
5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Waka and the Culture of the Four Seasons: Aesthetics, Power, and Affect
Haruo Shirane Shincho Professor of Japanese Literature and Culture, Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures


Building 250 - Room 108, Main Quad

Tuesday, March 08, 2011
4:15 pm – 5:30 pm
Mountain, State, Minority: China's Landscape as Post-Alteric?
Louisa Schein Associate Professor, Departments of Anthropology and Women's and Gender Studies


Philippines Conference Room, Encina Hall, 3rd Floor

Monday, March 07, 2011
12:00 pm – 2:30 pm
International Relations Theory and Cross-strait Relations
Szu-yin Ho Professor
Wei-chin Lee Professor
Larry Diamond Director, CDDRL


The Barnes/McDowell Cranston Conference Rooms, Frances C. Arrillaga Alumni Center

Monday, March 07, 2011
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Why Did Japan Stop Growing?
Takeo Hoshi Pacific Economic Cooperation Professor in International Economic Relations at Graduate School of International Relations and Pacific Studies


Philippines Conference Room, Encina Hall, 3rd Floor

Saturday, March 05, 2011
2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Screening: Please Vote For Me (Documentary, 57 min.)
Wang Rui Ph. D. Candidate, Communications Department


Graduate Community Center - Nairobi Room, 750 Escondido Road

Friday, March 04, 2011
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Kabuki at War: 1931-1945
James R. Brandon Emeritus Professor of Asian Theatre


Building 250 - Room 100, Main Quad

Friday, March 04, 2011
5:15 pm – 6:30 pm
Research on Grammaticalization of Tense and Aspect: A Historical Review 时体语法研究的历史脉
Qianrui Chen Visiting Scholar


Building 250 - Room 108, Main Quad

Thursday, March 03, 2011
5:15 pm – 6:30 pm
Secret Buddhas in Japan: The Hidden Presence
Sarah Horton Visiting Lecturer


Encina Hall West - Room 208

Thursday, March 03, 2011
5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Cultural Heritage Protection in China: Challenge and Opportunities
Xingcan Chen Senior Fellow and Deputy Director, Institute of Archaeology


Building 500, Archaeology Center

Tuesday, March 01, 2011
3:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Entrepreneurship in the Global Marketplace
Timothy C. Draper Founder


Bechtel Conference Center, Encina Hall, 1st floor

Saturday, February 26, 2011
2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
A Historical Examanation of Nomadic Societies in Northern China: A Case Study of the Kazakh People
Zhongyi Han Professor and Research Fellow, Northwestern Nationalities Research Center


Graduate Community Center - Nairobi Room, 750 Escondido Road

Friday, February 25, 2011
9:00 am – 4:00 pm
How Gender Bias Structures Labor Markets and Migration Patterns
Sawyer Seminar Series


Levinthal Hall, Stanford Humanities Center.

Friday, February 25, 2011
4:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Reading and Discussion of Kabuki's Forgotten War: 1931-1945 by James Brandon
Adrian Thieret PhD Candidate, EALC


Building 250 - Room 101, EALC Library

Thursday, February 24, 2011
12:00 pm – 1:15 pm
The North Korean Nuclear Program and Inter-Korean Relations (Tentative talk title)
Myung Hwan Yu former Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trades, South Korea


Oksenberg Conference Room, Encina Hall, 3rd Floor

Wednesday, February 23, 2011
3:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Challenges and Opportunities in Northeast Asia
KSP Special Event


Philippines Conference Room, Encina Hall, 3rd Floor

Wednesday, February 23, 2011
4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
How Good is the China-ASEAN Free Trade Agreement -- and Good for Whom?: A Philippine View
Amado M. Mendoza, Jr. Professor of Political Science and International Studies


Okimoto Conference Room, Encina Hall East, 3rd Floor

Wednesday, February 23, 2011
5:15 pm – 6:30 pm
How Word-order Constraint Affects Noun Modifying Constructions in Japanese and Chinese
Xiaoman Miao Ph.D. Candidate, EALC


Building 250 - Room 108, Main Quad

Tuesday, February 22, 2011
4:15 pm – 5:30 pm
Japanese Perspectives on Third Party Reproduction
Yukari Semba Visiting Researcher, Institute of Aging and Human Development


Philippines Conference Room, Encina Hall, 3rd Floor

Tuesday, February 22, 2011
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Health-damaging and Climate-changing Air Pollution in Asia
Kirk R. Smith Professor of Global Environmental Health and Director of the Global Health and Environment Program at the School of Public Health


Okimoto Conference Room, Encina Hall East, 3rd Floor

Tuesday, February 22, 2011
4:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Anticlericalism and Enlightenment: Temples and Clerics in
Yiqun Zhou Professor, EALC


Building 250 - Room 101, EALC Library

Saturday, February 19, 2011
2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Archaeology and the Chinese Public - from the case of "Cao Cao Mausoleum"
Tao Wang Associate Professor of Archaeology


Graduate Community Center - Nairobi Room, 750 Escondido Road

Friday, February 18, 2011
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Historical Sociology of Japanese Capitalism: Uncertainty, Justification, and Multiple Embeddings of Socio-Cultural Institutions
Eiko Ikegami Department of Sociology


Philippines Conference Room, Encina Hall, 3rd Floor

Thursday, February 17, 2011
5:15 pm – 6:30 pm
When are Miracles Okay? Buddhist Rules against Displays of Supernatural Powers
John Strong


Encina Hall West - Room 208

Thursday, February 17, 2011
4:15 pm – 5:30 pm
Explaining the Evolution of China's Military Strategy
M. Taylor Fravel Associate Professor of Political Science


Philippines Conference Room, Encina Hall, 3rd Floor

Wednesday, February 16, 2011
5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
The Grammaticalization of Shi in Chinese: From a Demonstrative Pronoun to a Copula
Fangqiong Zhan Ph.D. Candidate, EALC


Building 250 - Room 108, Main Quad

Wednesday, February 16, 2011
7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Burma VJ
Film Screening


Toyon Hall

Monday, February 14, 2011
11:45 am – 1:15 pm
Avoiding the Zodiac Omen from Tiger to Cat: Vietnam After the Party Congress
Pham Duc Trung Kien Executive Chairman


Okimoto Conference Room, Encina Hall East, 3rd Floor

Friday, February 11, 2011
10:00 am – 11:50 am
Chinese Kinship and Labor Deployment
Hill Gates


Building 200 - Room 307, Main Quad

Friday, February 11, 2011
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
War Games: Childhood, Militarization and the Future of a Pacifist Japan
Sabine Fruhstuck Professor of Modern Japanese Cultural Studies and Chair of the Department of East Asian Languages and Cultural Studies


Okimoto Conference Room, Encina Hall East, 3rd Floor

Thursday, February 10, 2011
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Mental health in China after the Sichuan 5.12 earthquake: An Empirical Study of Knowledge Transfer from Doctor to Patient
Zhe (Amy) Zhang Visiting Scholar, 2009-2011 at Shorenstein APARC


Philippines Conference Room, Encina Hall, 3rd Floor

Thursday, February 10, 2011
4:15 pm – 5:30 pm
Family and State in Modern China: introducing the book Ancestral Leaves
Joseph W. Esherick Professor of History


Okimoto Conference Room, Encina Hall East, 3rd Floor

Wednesday, February 09, 2011
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
The Flying Geese Paradigm Version 2.0: The Interactions of Demographic, Economic and Institutional Dynamics in China, Japan, and Korea
Masahiko Aoki Senior Fellow, Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies


Philippines Conference Room, Encina Hall, 3rd Floor

Tuesday, February 08, 2011
4:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Coming to Terms with the Nation: Ethnic Classification in Modern China
Thomas Mullaney Assistant Professor of History


Building 250 - Room 101, EALC Library

Saturday, February 05, 2011
10:30 am – 10:00 pm
A Celebration of Arts and Cultures in Contemporary Mongolia, "Mongoliarn Harmony" - February 2-5, 2011
Arts and Cultures in Contemporary Mongolia


Campbell Recital Hall and Dinkelspiel Auditorium

Friday, February 04, 2011
6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
A Celebration of Arts and Culture in Contemporary Mongolia, "Mongolian Harmony" - February 2-5, 2011
Arts and Culture in Contemporary Mongolia


Campbell Recital Hall and Dinkelspiel Auditorium

Thursday, February 03, 2011
7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
India's Oldest Writings - New Perspectives on the Aśokan Inscriptions
Patrick Olivelle Professor of Sanskrit and Indian Religions


Levinthal Hall, Stanford Humanities Center.

Thursday, February 03, 2011
4:15 pm – 5:30 pm
Is China's Political System Derailing its Peaceful Rise?
Susan Shirk Ho Miu Lam Professor of China and Pacific Relations


Philippines Conference Room, Encina Hall, 3rd Floor

Thursday, February 03, 2011
3:00 pm – 9:30 pm
A Celebration of Arts and Cultures in Contemporary Mongolia, "Mongolian Harmony" - February 2-5, 2011
Arts and Cultures in Contemporary Mongolia


Various

Thursday, February 03, 2011
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Asian Biotech: Ethics and Communities of Fate
Aihwa Ong Professor of Socio-cultural Anthropology and Asian Studies


Philippines Conference Room, Encina Hall, 3rd Floor

Wednesday, February 02, 2011
1:00 pm – 10:00 pm
A Celebration of Arts and Culture in Contemporary Mongolia, "Mongolian Harmony" - February 2-5, 2011
Arts and Culture in Contemporary Mongolia


Various

Tuesday, February 01, 2011
3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Indigenous Innovation in China: Intellectual Property and Market Access Implications for International Firms
Mei Y. Gechlik Visiting Fellow
Alex Zhang Attorney
Henry S. Rowen Senior Fellow


Philippines Conference Room, Encina Hall, 3rd Floor

Monday, January 31, 2011
4:30 pm – 6:30 pm
The Encoding of Motion Events in Mandarin Chinese
Jingxia Lin Ph.D. Candidate, Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures


Building 250 - Room 101, EALC Library

Friday, January 28, 2011
12:00 pm – 1:15 pm
Truth and Reconciliation in South Korea
Sang-Hun Choe 2010-2011 Fellow in Korean Studies, APARC


Philippines Conference Room, Encina Hall, 3rd Floor

Friday, January 28, 2011
9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Gender Bias and the Traffic in Brides in China and India
Sawyer Seminar Series


Levinthal Hall, Stanford Humanities Center.

Thursday, January 27, 2011
7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
What is a Buddhist Practitioner to Make of Emptiness?
Gil Fronsdal


The Circle Sanctuary, 3rd Floor, Old Union

Thursday, January 27, 2011
7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Unscripted: Xu Bing 徐冰 on Contemporary Currents in Chinese Art
Xu Bing Artist


Cummings Art Building, AR2

Monday, January 24, 2011
12:15 pm – 1:30 pm
Taiwan's Sovereign Status and the Neglected Taipei Treaty of 1952
Man-houng Lin Senior Research Fellow, Institute of Modern History


Philippines Conference Room, Encina Hall, 3rd Floor

Thursday, January 20, 2011
3:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Comparative Policy Responses to Demographic Change in East Asia
AHPP Panel Discussion


Bechtel Conference Center, Encina Hall, 1st floor

Wednesday, January 19, 2011
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Declining Fertility and Investment in Children: The Quality-Quantity Trade-off in Japan and East Asia
Naohiro Ogawa Professor of Population Economics


Philippines Conference Room, Encina Hall, 3rd Floor

Wednesday, January 19, 2011
5:15 pm – 6:30 pm
The 'Idea-Image-Word' (Yi意-Xiang象-Yan言)) Paradigm and Early Chinese Theories of Literary Creation
Zong-qi Cai Professor of Chinese and Comparative Literature


Building 250 - Room 201, Main Quad

Wednesday, January 19, 2011
4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Transnational Circulation of Literary Naturalism
Christopher Hill Adjunct Professor, Department of East Asian Studies


The Board Room, Stanford Humanities Center

Wednesday, January 19, 2011
4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Information Session/Student Panel on Gilman Scholarship and Non-Stanford Study Abroad Funding Opportunities
Fellowship Information Session


Assembly Room, Bechtel International Center

Wednesday, January 19, 2011
7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Screening: Disorder
Weikai Huang Director


Annenberg Auditorium, Cummings Art Building

Friday, January 14, 2011
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
No More Flying Geese: A New Pattern for Asian Regionalism
Walter Hatch Associate Professor of Government & Director, Oak Institute for Human Rights


Philippines Conference Room, Encina Hall, 3rd Floor

Thursday, January 13, 2011
4:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Publish or Perish: Literati and Early Qing Private Publishing Boom
Suyoung Son Postdoctoral fellow in Chinese Studies at the Center for East Asian Studies


Building 250 - Room 101, EALC Library

Thursday, January 13, 2011
5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Interdisciplinary Approaches to the Origins of Domesticated Water Buffalo in China
Li Liu Sir Robert Ho Tung Professor in Chinese Archaeology, EALC


Building 500, Archaeology Center

Thursday, January 13, 2011
7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
New Workers, Wages, Womanhood, and Violence: Conditions of Migrant Domestic Workers in Hong Kong
Aurora Victoria David


Okada Lounge, Wilbur Hall

Tuesday, January 11, 2011
5:15 pm – 6:30 pm
Speaking for Themselves: Extracting a Poetics from Song Dynasty 'Remarks on Poetry' (shihua)
Ronald Egan Professor of Chinese


Building 250 - Room 201, Main Quad

Saturday, January 08, 2011
1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Calligraphy as Expression of Buddhism: Lecture with Calligraphy Demonstration
Kazuaki Tanahashi Calligrapher


Annenberg Auditorium, Cummings Art Building

Thursday, January 06, 2011
4:15 pm – 5:30 pm
China and the Global System
Thomas Fingar Oksenberg/Rohlen Distinguished Fellow, FSI


Philippines Conference Room, Encina Hall, 3rd Floor

Friday, December 10, 2010
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
CANCELLED: Research Presentations by Corporate Affiliate Visiting Fellows
Earn Key Joo Shorenstein APARC Corporate Affiliate Visiting Fellows
Seung Gun Park Shorenstein APARC Corporate Affiliate Visiting Fellows


Talk Canceled

Wednesday, December 08, 2010
4:15 pm – 5:30 pm
Building Spatio-Temporal Infrastructure for Interdisciplinary Studies at Academia Sinica, Taiwan
I-Chun Fan Executive Director, Center for Geographic Information Science, Research Center for Humanities and Social Sciences
Hsiung-Ming Liao Assistant Research Specialist , Center for Geographic Information Science, Research Center for Humanities and Social Sciences


Public Reading Room, East Asia Library, Meyer Library, 4th Floor

Monday, December 06, 2010
12:15 pm – 1:30 pm
Trends and Prospects in Taiwan's Party Politics: Implications of the Recent Special Municipality Elections
Yun-han Chu Distinguished Research Fellow at Institute of Political Science


Philippines Conference Room, Encina Hall, 3rd Floor

Wednesday, December 01, 2010
5:15 pm – 6:30 pm
Motion Verbs and Motion Constructions in Mandarin Chinese: Their Scale Structures
Jingxia Lin Ph.D. Candidate, Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures


Building 250 - Room 108, Main Quad

Saturday, November 20, 2010
1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
A Spiritual Masterpiece: The Gupta Period Buddha Image of India
Robert Brown


Annenberg Auditorium, Cummings Art Building

Saturday, November 20, 2010
5:45 pm – 8:40 pm
Echoes of the Rainbow (歲神偷)
Movie Night


International Center - Assembly Room

Friday, November 19, 2010
5:15 pm – 6:30 pm
The Rise and Fall of Visual Narratives of the Buddha in India
Robert Brown


Encina Hall West - Room 208

Friday, November 19, 2010
12:00 pm – 1:15 pm
Following Back to the Future: The Cheonggye Stream Restoration
Hong Kal Associate Professor Department of Visual Arts


Philippines Conference Room, Encina Hall, 3rd Floor

Thursday, November 18, 2010
4:15 pm – 5:30 pm
**CANCELED** Living in the Mountains: The Hengshan Poems of Woman Chan Master Jizong Xingche
Beata Grant Professor of Chinese Language and Literature, Religious Studies and Women and Gender Studies and Director of Religious Studies Program


Talk Canceled

Thursday, November 18, 2010
7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
What Meditation Really Is
Sogyal Rinpoche Rigpa


Annenberg Auditorium, Cummings Art Building

Thursday, November 18, 2010
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
8 Things You Need to Know to Survive in the 21st Century: A View from Indonesia
H.E. Dr. Dino Patti Djalal Ambassador of the Republic of Indonesia to the United States of America


Philippines Conference Room, Encina Hall, 3rd Floor

Friday, November 12, 2010
12:00 pm – 1:15 pm
Democratic Politics and Labor Activism in Korea
Yoonkyung Lee Assistant Professor, Sociology and Department of Asian and Asian-American Studies


Philippines Conference Room, Encina Hall, 3rd Floor

Thursday, November 11, 2010
12:15 pm – 1:30 pm
Reading the Female Body in Late Tang Daoism
Stephen R. Bokenkamp Visiting Professor of Religious Studies, Stanford University


Building 70 - Room 72A1, Main Quad

Thursday, November 11, 2010
4:15 pm – 5:30 pm
Water Resource Management in Asia: Challenges and Opportunities
Amol Deshpande Partner
Kenneth Epstein Principal
Laura Shenkar Principal


Skilling Auditorium, Stanford University

Wednesday, November 10, 2010
4:15 pm – 5:30 pm
Commercializing the "Main Melody Films: Chinese Cinema in Transformation"
Teng Jimeng Associate Professor, Center for American Studies


Philippines Conference Room, Encina Hall, 3rd Floor

Wednesday, November 10, 2010
5:15 pm – 6:30 pm
Emotion in grammar and Lexicon
Meichun Liu


Building 250 - Room 108, Main Quad

Tuesday, November 09, 2010
7:15 pm – 8:45 pm
Islamic Calligraphy in China: Lecture
Haji Noor Deen Arabic calligrapher


Levinthal Hall, Stanford Humanities Center.

Monday, November 08, 2010
12:15 pm – 1:30 pm
Democratization in Taiwan during the Chen Shui-bian Presidency and Beyond
John F. Copper Professor of International Studies


Philippines Conference Room, Encina Hall, 3rd Floor

Monday, November 08, 2010
4:15 pm – 5:45 pm
Islamic Calligraphy in China: Demonstration
Haji Noor Deen Arabic calligrapher


Levinthal Hall, Stanford Humanities Center.

Sunday, November 07, 2010
8:30 am – 5:30 pm
New Directions in the Study of Traditional Chinese Drama
Chinese Drama Workshop


The Board Room, Stanford Humanities Center

Saturday, November 06, 2010
8:30 am – 5:30 pm
New Directions in the Study of Traditional Chinese Drama
Chinese Drama Workshop


The Board Room, Stanford Humanities Center

Friday, November 05, 2010
9:00 am – 3:30 pm
Son Preferences & the Status of Women in China & India
Gender Bias Workshop


Levinthal Hall, Stanford Humanities Center.

Friday, November 05, 2010
12:00 pm – 1:15 pm
Engagement with North Korea and Opportunities for Progress on Human Rights
Ambassador Robert R. King Special Envoy for North Korean Human Rights Issues


Philippines Conference Room, Encina Hall, 3rd Floor

Thursday, November 04, 2010
4:15 pm – 5:30 pm
Smart Grids in Asia: Progress and Prospects
Geng Lin CTO of the IBM Alliance
Amit Narayan Visiting Professor


Skilling Auditorium, Stanford University

Thursday, November 04, 2010
5:15 pm – 6:30 pm
Diachronic and Synchronic Analyses of the Postposing of Iterative and Durative Adverbials in Chinese
Jeeyoung Peck Assistant Professor


Building 250 - Room 108, Main Quad

Thursday, November 04, 2010
7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Hiding
Film Screening


Building 260 - Room 113, Main Quad

Wednesday, November 03, 2010
12:00 pm – 1:15 pm
The Chinese Approach to Security Multilateralism in East Asia
Seiichiro Takagi Professor, Department of International Politics


Philippines Conference Room, Encina Hall, 3rd Floor

Monday, November 01, 2010
12:00 pm – 1:30 am
Institutions in Play: Who is Paying the Price of China's Bank Reforms?
Carl Walter Managing Director


Philippines Conference Room, Encina Hall, 3rd Floor

Sunday, October 31, 2010
2:15 pm – 2:24 pm
UNAFF Film Festival: All At Sea (9 minutes)


Cubberley Auditorium, 485 Lasuen Mall

Saturday, October 30, 2010
11:00 am – 11:40 am
UNAFF Film Festival: The Last Elephants in Thailand (40 min)


Annenberg Auditorium, Cummings Art Building

Friday, October 29, 2010
5:15 pm – 6:30 pm
Conversations with Brahmins, Kings, and Other Dignitaries: A New Version of the 'Long Discourses' of the Buddha
Jens-Uwe Hartmann


Encina Hall West - Room 208

Thursday, October 28, 2010
4:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Social Protest in Imperial Japan: Reading the Visual Record
Andrew Gordon Lee and Juliet Folger Fund Professor of History, Reischauer Institute of Japanese Studies


Building 250 - Room 101, EALC Library

Thursday, October 28, 2010
6:30 pm – 7:34 pm
UNAFF Film Festival: In the Matter of Cha Jung Hee (64 min)
UNAFF Film Festival: In the Matter of Cha Jung Hee


Annenberg Auditorium, Cummings Art Building

Thursday, October 28, 2010
12:00 pm – 1:15 pm
Edwin O. Reischauer and the American Discovery of Japan
George Packard President


Philippines Conference Room, Encina Hall, 3rd Floor

Wednesday, October 27, 2010
5:15 pm – 7:00 pm
Origin of YOU/ sentence in Shijing / 《诗经》的""字句探源
Chen Qianrui Professor


Building 250 - Room 101, EALC Library

Wednesday, October 27, 2010
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Barack Obama: The Pacific President?
Donald K. Emmerson Director
Thomas Fingar Oksenberg/Rohlen Distinguished Fellow
Daniel C. Sneider Associate Director
David Straub Associate Director


Philippines Conference Room, Encina Hall, 3rd Floor

Monday, October 25, 2010
12:15 pm – 1:30 pm
Problems in China's External Economic Engagement: The Thread Running Through ECFA with Taiwan, Trade Imbalances with USA and Negligence of WTO
Wing Thye Woo Professor of Economics


Philippines Conference Room, Encina Hall, 3rd Floor

Sunday, October 24, 2010
7:00 pm – 8:12 pm
UNAFF Film Festival: Sing China! (72 min)


Memorial Auditorium, 551 Serra Street, Stanford

Friday, October 22, 2010
3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Mao's Great Famine: A History of China's Most Devastating Catastrophe
Frank Dikotter Professor of the Modern History of China, School of Oriental and African Studies


Philippines Conference Room, Encina Hall, 3rd Floor

Thursday, October 21, 2010
4:15 pm – 5:30 pm
China's 'Silk Road' To New England - And Back, 1760-1860: Of Technology & Skill, Culture & Innovation, Trees & Dreams
Janice Stockard CEAS Visiting Scholar, 2010-2011


Philippines Conference Room, Encina Hall, 3rd Floor

Thursday, October 21, 2010
12:00 pm – 1:15 pm
Health Reform in the Pacific: Comparing Approaches to Universal Coverage in the Philippines and the State of Hawaii
Gerard Russo Chair of the Department of Economics


Okimoto Conference Room, Encina Hall East, 3rd Floor

Thursday, October 21, 2010
4:15 pm – 5:30 pm
Solar Technologies and Businesses in Asia
Stefan Kratz 2011 Sloan Fellow
S. Rao Peddada Co-Founder


Skilling Auditorium, Stanford University

Thursday, October 21, 2010
5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Chinese I-Banking: From Playing Second Fiddle to Sharing Center Stage / 中国投资银:从配角到主角
Liu Wei Securities Managing Director and Deputy Head of Investment Banking Committee


Room S161, Stanford Graduate School of Business

Wednesday, October 20, 2010
7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Empowerment in Exile: Twenty Years of Transforming Lives Through Education
Rinchen Khando Choegyal Director
Elizabeth Napper Co-Director


Building 260 - Room 113, Main Quad

Tuesday, October 19, 2010
4:15 pm – 5:30 pm
Migration and Health Policy in Perspective --- A Comparative Study of China and India
Wei Wang CEAS Postdoctoral Fellow in Chinese Studies, 2009-2010


Philippines Conference Room, Encina Hall, 3rd Floor

Monday, October 18, 2010
12:00 pm – 1:15 pm
Revisiting the Original Purpose of the ROK-U.S. Alliance
Song Min-soon Korean National Assembly Member; former Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade


Philippines Conference Room, Encina Hall, 3rd Floor

Friday, October 15, 2010
3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
China and the Performing Arts
Mr. Zhou Zhiqiang Theater Producer, Dubbing Artist
Mr. Shang Changrong Peking Opera Performer
Ms. Mao Weitao Shaoxing Opera Performer


Campbell Recital Hall, Braun Music Center, 541 Lasuen Mall, Stanford University

Thursday, October 14, 2010
12:00 pm – 1:15 pm
Behind Bars and Backstage in China: The Extraordinary Life of Ying Ruocheng
Claire Conceison Professor, Theater Studies


Philippines Conference Room, Encina Hall, 3rd Floor

Thursday, October 14, 2010
9:30 am – 11:00 am
The Centrality of Compassion in Human Life and Society
His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama, Tenzin Gyatso


Tickets Required, See description for more details

Thursday, October 14, 2010
4:15 pm – 5:30 pm
VC Panel: Investing in China Cleantech and Energy
David Gong Managing Director
Scott Chou General Partner


Skilling Auditorium, Stanford University

Wednesday, October 13, 2010
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Packing the Philippine Supreme Court: How the Personal Trumps the Institutional
Marites Dañguilan Vitug Author and chair of the advisory board of Newsbreak


Philippines Conference Room, Encina Hall, 3rd Floor

Wednesday, October 13, 2010
5:15 pm – 6:30 pm
Imperfective: Zhe in Historical Texts
Long Guofu Renmin University of China


Building 250 - Room 101, EALC Library

Tuesday, October 12, 2010
7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Witnessing Disaster in China: An Evening with Du Haibin ("1428" screening)
Du Haibin Director


Building 260 - Room 113, Main Quad

Tuesday, October 12, 2010
12:00 pm – 1:15 pm
Economic and Social Implications of Population Aging in East Asia
David Bloom Professor of Economics and Demography Professor of Economics and Demography
Shripad Tuljapurkar Professor of Biology


Philippines Conference Room, Encina Hall, 3rd Floor

Monday, October 11, 2010
4:15 pm – 5:30 pm
Explaining China's Preferences in Global Economic and Environmental Governance
Yves Tiberghien Associate Professor of Political Science


Philippines Conference Room, Encina Hall, 3rd Floor

Friday, October 08, 2010
12:00 pm – 1:15 pm
Inside North Korea
John Everard 2010-2011 Pantech Fellow, APARC


Philippines Conference Room, Encina Hall, 3rd Floor

Friday, October 08, 2010
9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Skewed Sex Ratios


Levinthal Hall, Stanford Humanities Center.

Thursday, October 07, 2010
7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Dharma Songs: Buddhist Melodies from Cambodia
Phoeun Srey Peou
Trent Walker


The Circle Sanctuary, 3rd Floor, Old Union

Sunday, October 03, 2010
10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Can Innovation Succeed in China?
Zhu Jing CTO


Havana Room, Graduate Community Center , 750 Escondido Road

Thursday, September 30, 2010
4:15 pm – 5:30 pm
Smart Green Building in China
Jim Caldwell


Skilling Auditorium, Stanford University

Wednesday, September 29, 2010
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Back to the Future? Pre-World War II Europe and Corporatist Regionalism in Southeast Asia
Jürgen Rüland 2010 Lee Kong Chian NUS-Stanford Distinguished Fellow


Okimoto Conference Room, Encina Hall East, 3rd Floor

Tuesday, September 28, 2010
5:15 pm – 6:30 pm
Experimental Buddhism in Contemporary Japan: Innovation and Activism for the 21st Century
John Nelson


Encina Hall West - Room 208

Tuesday, September 28, 2010
12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Library Open House


The Cecil H. Green Library, 557 Escondido Mall

Tuesday, September 28, 2010
4:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Grant Writing Workshop
Diane Murk Manager of the Overseas Resource Center
Julia Bleakney Assistant Director of the Hume Writing Center
Yvon Wang Ph.D. candidate in History


Building 250 - Room 101, EALC Library

Monday, September 27, 2010
6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
What is Meditation? And Why do Buddhists Meditate?
Phakchok Rinpoche


The Circle Sanctuary, 3rd Floor, Old Union

Monday, September 27, 2010
4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Chiang Kai-shek: A Reassessment In the Light of New Sources
Discussants


Hoover Building - Room 238

Thursday, September 23, 2010
12:00 pm – 1:15 pm
Movies on Paper? A Print Culture Perspective on Early Chinese Cinema
Nicolai Volland Assistant Professor, Department of Chinese Studies


Okimoto Conference Room, Encina Hall East, 3rd Floor

Thursday, September 23, 2010
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Health and Security in Southeast Asia: Effective Surveillance for Emerging Infectious Diseases in Cambodia and Indonesia
Sophal Ear Assistant Professor


Philippines Conference Room, Encina Hall, 3rd Floor

Thursday, September 23, 2010
4:15 pm – 5:30 pm
Cleantech in Asia: 2010 Update
Richard Dasher Director


Skilling Auditorium, Stanford University

Thursday, February 04, 2010
2:00 pm – 10:30 pm
Celebration of Arts and Culture in Contemporary Mongolia, February 2-5, 2011
Arts and Culture in Contemporary Mongolia


Braun Music Center

Wednesday, February 03, 2010
9:00 am – 11:00 am
Celebration of Arts and Culture in Contemporary Mongolia, February 2-5, 2011
Arts and Culture in Contemporary Mongolia


TBA, Please check back for updates.

Friday, January 01, 2010
3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Indigenous Innovation in China: Intellectual Property and Market Access Implications for International Firms
Mei Y. Gechlik Visiting Fellow
Alex Zhang Partner
Henry Rowen Senior Fellow


Philippines Conference Room, Encina Hall, 3rd Floor