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Wednesday, April 16, 2014
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
What Explains Indonesia’s Defense Transformation? Beyond Democratic Reform and the
Evan A. Laksmana - Fulbright Presidential Scholar, Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs at Syracuse University

RSVP Required

Okimoto Conference Room, Encina Hall East, 3rd Floor

Wednesday, April 16, 2014
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Knowledge Practices and Heritage
Tim Winter - Research Professor, Cultural Heritage Centre for Asia and the Pacific, Deakin University, Melbourne


Building 500, Room 106, 488 Escondido Mall

Wednesday, April 16, 2014
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
GLOBAL SHAKESPEARES: Archival Silence and the Figure of the Globe
Alexa Huang - Professor of English, Theater and Dance, East Asian Languages and Literatures, and International Affairs, George Washington University

RSVP Required

Pigott Hall, Room 216

Wednesday, April 16, 2014
4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Imagining Xi Jinping's China in 2023: Is a New Type of Great Power Relationship Possible Between the U.S. and China
Kevin Rudd - 26th Prime Minister of Australia

RSVP Required

Bechtel Conference Center, Encina Hall, 1st floor

Thursday, April 17, 2014
4:30 pm – 6:30 pm
The Paranoid Style in Chinese Cultural Politics: Manchu Conspiracy Theories, the Permanent Xinhai Revolution, and the Redemption of Han Identity
Kevin Carrico - Postdoctoral Fellow, Chinese Studies, Center for East Asian Studies


Old Knight Building, Room 201, 521 Memorial Way

Thursday, April 17, 2014
5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Heritage Conservation in an Age of Shifting Global Power
Tim Winter - Research Professor, Cultural Heritage Centre for Asia and the Pacific, Deakin University, Melbourne


Archaeology Center, Building 500, 488 Escondido Mall

Thursday, April 17, 2014
7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
“What am I ?”: Reaching out for Zen Buddhism
Venerable Hyon Gak Sunim (玄覺) - Korean Chogye Order


The Sanctuary - Old Union 3rd floor

Friday, April 18, 2014
11:30 am – 1:00 pm
Qing (1644-1911) Documentary Paintings Revisited: The “Rise and Fall” of Officials’ Career Imagery (huanji tu)
Ya-Chen Ma - Professor, Institute of History, National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan


Cummings Art Building, Room 103

Friday, April 18, 2014
12:00 pm – 1:15 pm
Uncomfortable Relationship: Will China Abandon North Korea?
Sunny Seong-Hyon Lee - 2013–2014 Pantech Fellow in Korean Studies Program

RSVP Required

Philippines Conference Room, Encina Hall, 3rd Floor

Friday, April 18, 2014
2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
OFF CAMPUS: Berkeley-Stanford Graduate Student Conference in Modern Chinese Humanities
Keynote speech by Fabio Lanza - Professor of History, University of Arizona, Tucson


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

Saturday, April 19, 2014
10:00 pm – 4:00 am
OFF CAMPUS: Berkeley-Stanford Graduate Student Conference in Modern Chinese Humanities
Conference


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

Tuesday, April 22, 2014
4:15 pm – 5:30 pm
Socialist Living in North Korea, 1953-65
Andre Schmid

RSVP Required

Philippines Conference Room, Encina Hall, 3rd Floor

Tuesday, April 22, 2014
4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Finding the Dragon Lady: The Author’s Search to Discover South Vietnam's Infamous Madame Nhu
Monique Brinson Demery - Author

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

Thursday, May 01, 2014
9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Chinese Landscapes: Explorations in Literature, Poetry, Film, and the Visual Arts
Symposium


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
Symposium


Clark Center, Seminar Room S360

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
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

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

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