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Lyman P. Van Slyke
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A relentless yet humble scholar, Van Slyke helped distinguish Stanford’s Department of History for its scholarship in East Asian studies.

JUNE 28, 2023

Lyman “Van” P. Van Slyke, professor emeritus of history…

Gordon Chang
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Gordon H. Chang, the Olive H. Palmer Professor in the Humanities and professor of history, has been awarded the Los Angeles Times Distinguished Fellowship from The Huntington Library, Art Museum, and Botanical Gardens, a…

Tom Mullaney sitting down
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Stanford historian Tom Mullaney envisions a collaborative course that could take students nationwide into special collections in their communities.

April 18, 2023



Years ago, historian Tom…

Professor Dafna Zur sitting at a table and interviewing Mark, Johnny and Jaehyun, members of K-Pop group NCT
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Stanford’s Center for East Asian Studies and SPICE release new video lecture and discussion guide.

By traditional measures, South Korea is not a large country. It ranks 28th in the world in…

Ze'en Gong
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Ze'en Gong (MA '24)'s single-authored paper was published in the Tsinghua Sociological Review, one of the most prestigious sociological journals in China. In his paper, "Max Weber On Capital: Capital Markets and the Modern State in his…