A Preview of Upcoming East Asia Center Fall 2019 Events & Speakers
September 13: East Asia Center Fall Reception -- Introduction of New Faculty and Graduate Students, including a "Special Conversation with Harry Harding and Shirley Lin on Recent Political Developments in Hong Kong" moderated by Ekaterina Makarova
September 27: Demonstration of Chinese Painting Techniques by local artist Jing Shui
October 10 & 11: Talks on China & Africa by Dr. Josh Eisenman of the University of Notre Dame
October 18: Dr. Sarah Jacoby of Northwestern presents on "Technologies of Sexuality in Tibetan Buddhism"
October 21: Duncan Clark, author of Alibaba:The House That Jack Ma Built, will have a special presentation on business and technology
October 25: Dr. Robert Weller of Boston University will speak on "Anti-Heroic Agents: The Gendered Dynamics of Religious Change in Urbanizing China"
November 1: Koji Murata of Doshisha University will join us in a discussion of Japan's National Security Policy, co-sponsored by the Batten National Security Policy Center & the US-Japan Research Institute