Events

    2021 Apr 02

    Modernizing Asia’s Countryside

    9:00am

    Location: 

    Online Event (Zoom)

    Harvard-Yenching Institute Annual Roundtable; co-sponsored with the Asia Center, the Fairbank Center for Chinese Studies, the Korea Institute, the Lakshmi Mittal and Family South Asia Institute, and the Reischauer Institute of Japanese Studies

    Han Do-Hyun, Professor of Sociology, Academy of Korean Studies
    Nguyen Thi Phuong Cham, Director, Cultural Studies Institute, Vietnam Academy of Social Sciences
    Nishikawa Kunio, College of Agriculture, Ibaraki University
    Mini Sukumar, Department of...

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    2021 Mar 29

    Reischauer Lecture Series: The Century of Self-Definition: How China has Thought About Itself and Defined Itself to the World from the Late Qing to the Present Day

    12:00pm to 1:30pm

    Location: 

    Online Event (Zoom)

    Speaker: RANA MITTER, Professor of the History and Politics of Modern China, St. Cross College, University of Oxford
    Discussant: ARUNABH GHOSH, Associate Professor of History, Harvard University

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    LECTURE 3 OF 3: A SENSE OF PURPOSE?
    Some states have always maintained a sense that they have a mission in the world well beyond the maintenance of domestic order, the United States, France...

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    2021 Mar 22

    Reischauer Lecture Series: The Century of Self-Definition: How China has Thought About Itself and Defined Itself to the World from the Late Qing to the Present Day

    12:00pm to 1:30pm

    Location: 

    Online Event (Zoom)

    Speaker: RANA MITTER, Professor of the History and Politics of Modern China, St. Cross College, University of Oxford
    Discussant: JIE LI, John L. Loeb Associate Professor of the Humanities, Harvard University

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    LECTURE 2 OF 3: AN ERA OF EMOTION?
    One factor that defines Chinese engagement with the world today is its highly emotional character, in terms of self-presentation that can...

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    2021 Mar 15

    Reischauer Lecture Series: The Century of Self-Definition: How China has Thought About Itself and Defined Itself to the World from the Late Qing to the Present Day

    12:00pm to 1:30pm

    Location: 

    Online Event (Zoom)

    Speaker: RANA MITTER, Professor of the History and Politics of Modern China, St. Cross College, University of Oxford
    Discussant: ODD ARNE WESTAD, Elihu Professor of History and Global Affairs, Yale University

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    LECTURE 1 OF 3: HOW NEW IS THE NEW ERA?
    China’s leaders speak today of a “new era” – but East Asia has seen a range of “new eras” in the modern...

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    2020 Nov 18

    East Asia Responds to U.S. Election Results

    7:30pm to 8:30pm

    Location: 

    Online Event (Zoom)

    Sponsored by the WCFIA Program on U.S.-Japan Relations; co-sponsored by the Fairbank Center for Chinese Studies, the Harvard University Asia Center, and the Korea Institute.

    Toshihiro Nakayama
    Professor of American Politics and Foreign Policy, Faculty of Policy Management, Keio University; Adjunct Fellow, Japan Institute of International Affairs

    Shin-wha Lee
    Professor, Department of Political Science and International Relations, Korea University

    Wu Xinbo
    Dean, Institute of International Studies; Director, Center...

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    2020 Mar 25

    [CANCELED] - Fearing the Worst: How War in Korea Transformed the Cold War

    12:15pm to 2:00pm

    Location: 

    Room S354, 3rd Floor, CGIS South Building, 1730 Cambridge Street, MA 02138

    ***THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELED DUE TO THE COVID-19 SITUATION***

    Cold War Studies Seminar; sponsored by the Davis Center for Russian and Eurasian Studies and co-sponsored by the Korea Institute’s SBS Foundation Research Fund

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