Special and Co-sponsored Events

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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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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2014 Apr 08

East Asian Internationalism and Beyond: Crossing Borders in Chinese Architectural History

4:15pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

Tsai Auditorium (S010), CGIS South Building, 1730 Cambridge Street, Cambridge, MA 02138

Fairbank Center for Chinese Studies Annual Edwin O. Reischauer Lecture Series

Co-sponsored by the Edwin O. Reischauer Institute of Japanese Studies and Korea Institute

Nancy S. Steinhardt
Professor of East Asian Art, University of Pennsylvania...

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2014 Oct 28

Negotiating with North Korea: Proliferation, Peninsular Stability, Power Consolidation

12:30pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

Bowie-Vernon Conference Room (K262), CGIS Knafel Building, 1737 Cambridge Street, Cambridge, MA 02138

Weatherhead Center Program on U.S-Japan Relations Presentation; co-sponsored by the Korea Institute and Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs, Harvard Kennedy School

John Park, Adjunct Lecturer, and Faculty Affiliate, Project on Managing the Atom, Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs, Harvard Kennedy School

Moderator: Susan Pharr, Edwin O. Reischauer Professor of Japanese Politics, and Director, WCFIA Program on U.S.-Japan Relations, Harvard University

2015 Aug 24

Urban Futures in Asia: Aspiration, Speculation, Contention

(All day)

Location: 

Belfer Case Study Room (S020), CGIS South Building, 1730 Cambridge Street, Cambridge, MA 02138

Sponsors: 
Korea Institute, Harvard University
Asia Center, Harvard University
Department of Anthropology, Harvard University
Harvard-Yenching Institute
Max Planck Institute for the Study of Religious and Ethnic Diversity (MPI-MMG)

Participants...

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