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Thursday, April 24, 2014
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
What Is Beijing Thinking? Geography, History, and the South China Sea
Sarah C. M. Paine - Fellow, Hoover Institution, Stanford University

RSVP Required

Okimoto Conference Room, Encina Hall East, 3rd Floor

Monday, April 28, 2014
4:30 am – 6:00 pm
Kuo-Shu Liang Memorial Address: Global Economic Landscape and Challenges
Dr. Jianhai Lin - Secretary of the Fund and the International Monetary and Financial Committee


John A. and Cynthia Fry Gunn Building , 366 Galvez Street

Tuesday, April 29, 2014
4:15 pm – 5:30 pm
Leniency in Chinese Criminal Law? Everyday Justice in Henan
Benjamin L. Liebman - Professor of Law and Director, Center for Chinese Legal Studies, Columbia Law School

RSVP Required

Philippines Conference Room, Encina Hall, 3rd Floor

Wednesday, April 30, 2014
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
The Specter of Global China: Contesting the Fractured and Flexible Power of Chinese Investment in Africa
Ching Kwan Lee - Professor of Sociology at University of California, Los Angeles

RSVP Required

Philippines Conference Room, Encina Hall, 3rd Floor

Thursday, May 01, 2014
9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Chinese Landscapes: Explorations in Literature, Poetry, Film, and the Visual Arts
LIU Guosong (Keynote)


Clark Center, Seminar Room S360

Thursday, May 01, 2014
4:15 pm – 5:30 pm
After 'Assimilating Seoul': Ch’anggyŏng Garden and the Post-Colonial Remaking of Seoul’s Public Spaces
Todd A. Henry - Professor, Department of History, UCSD

RSVP Required

Lane History Corner, Building 200 - Room 307

Thursday, May 01, 2014
7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
The J. Sanford and Vinie Miller Distinguished Lecture in Asian Art: Gu Wenda
Gu Wenda - Artist


Cantor Auditorium

Friday, May 02, 2014
9:00 am – 4:30 pm
Chinese Landscapes: Explorations in Literature, Poetry, Film, and the Visual Arts
Conference


Clark Center, Seminar Room S360

Friday, May 02, 2014
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Journalism and Democracy in Korea: The First Year Presidential Jinx
Guem-nak Choe - 2013-2014 APARC Fellow at the Shorentein Asia-Pacific Research Center, Stanford University

RSVP Required

Philippines Conference Room, Encina Hall, 3rd Floor

Friday, May 02, 2014
6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Poetry for an Uncertain World
Hiromi Itō - Poet
Jeffrey Angles (Translator) Associate Professor Western Michigan University


Old Knight Building, Room 201, 521 Memorial Way

Monday, May 05, 2014
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
The Play of Intertextuality: A Stylistic Feature of Qian Zhongshu's Literary Writings
Zhang Longxi - City University of Hong Kong


Old Knight Building, Room 201, 521 Memorial Way

Monday, May 05, 2014
4:15 pm – 5:30 pm
A Modern Showcase: Shidai (Modern Miscellany) in 1930s Shanghai
Kuiyi Shen - Professor, Art & Media History, Theory, and Criticism, Department of Visual Arts, University of California, San Diego

RSVP Required

Old Knight Building, Room 102, 521 Memorial Way

Tuesday, May 06, 2014
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Pictorial Shanghai (Shanghai huabao, 1925-1933) and Creation of Shanghai’s Modern Visual Culture
Julia Andrews - Professor, Department of the History of Art, Ohio State University


Old Knight Building, Room 102, 521 Memorial Way

Tuesday, May 06, 2014
4:15 pm – 5:30 pm
Competing Transnational Buddhisms: Yu Guanbin’s Contribution to Taixu’s Buddha-ization Movement in 1920-30s Shanghai
Hwansoo Ilmee Kim - Assistant Professor, Korean Buddhism and Culture, Duke University

RSVP Required

Lane History Corner, Building 200 - Room 307

Tuesday, May 06, 2014
4:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Fourteenth Annual SCID Huang Lian Memorial Lecture
Xiaonian Xu - Professor, Economics and Finance, CEIBS

RSVP Required

Gunn-SIEPR Building, 366 Galvez Street

Wednesday, May 07, 2014
4:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Book Discussion: The Art of Modern China
Julia Andrews - Professor, Chinese Art History, Department of History of Art, The Ohio State University
Kuiyi Shen Director, Chinese Studies Program and Professor of Asian Art History, Theory, and Criticism, Department of Visual Arts, University of California, San Diego


Old Knight Building, Room 201, 521 Memorial Way

Thursday, May 08, 2014
12:00 pm – 1:15 pm
The Effects of Indonesia's Conditional Cash Transfer Program
Margaret Triyana - Postdoctoral Fellow in Asia Health Policy at Stanford University

RSVP Required

Philippines Conference Room, Encina Hall, 3rd Floor

Friday, May 09, 2014
4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
From Woman Warrior to Book of Peace
Maxine Hong Kingston - Senior Lecturer, Creative Writing, University of California, Berkeley

RSVP Required

Munger Conference Center, Paul Brest Hall (East)

Tuesday, May 13, 2014
4:15 pm – 5:30 pm
Small Works: Poverty and Economic Development in Southwestern China
John Donaldson - Associate Professor, Political Science, Singapore Management University

RSVP Required

TBA, Please check back for updates.

Thursday, June 05, 2014
4:15 pm – 5:30 pm
Civil War and the Chinese Garden
Tobie Meyer-Fong - Professor, History Department, Johns Hopkins University

RSVP Required

Lane History Corner, Building 200 - Room 307