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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,Harvard University

THE THREE DAY SYMPOSIUM (FEB 19-21, 2010) IS FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC.

Co-sponsored by the Cantor Center for Visual Art, Center for East Asian Studies, History Department, Department of Music, Stanford Institute for the Creativity and the Arts (SiCA), and Department of Art and Art History.

Schedule subject to change. Please check back for updates or changes.

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=== FEBRUARY 19, FRIDAY (Cubberley Auditorium) ===

7:45 PM -- WELCOMING REMARKS AND EVENING KEYNOTE SPEECH

Richard Saller (Dean of the School of Humanities and Sciences, Stanford University)

Gongkai Pan (President, China Central Academy of Fine Arts, Beijing)

David Der-wei Wang(Professor, East Asian Languages & Civilizations, Harvard University)
"And History Took a Calligraphic Turn: Tai Jingnong and the Art of Writing"

Friday, February 19, 2010 | 7:45 pm — 9:00 pm
Cubberley Auditorium, 485 Lasuen Mall

Cantor Arts Center