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Modern Tibetan Studies: Lecture
"A Digital Corpus of Tibetan Texts as a Tool for Tibetologists"
Nathan Hill
Thurs. Oct 30
4:00 PM – 5:30 PM
Butler, RM 523
No registration required.

Center for Korean Research: Colloquium Series on Korean Cultural Studies
"Hong Taeyong on China: An 18th Century Korean Sirhak Scholar's Views"
Gari Ledyard
Thurs. Oct 30
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
IAB, RM 918
No registration required.

"Southeast Asia and the United States"
His Excellency Ashok Kumar Mirpuri
Wed. Nov 5
6:15 PM – 7:30 PM
IAB, RM 403
No registration required.

Lecture Series: Human Rights in East Asia and Beyond: Critical Perspectives
"The North Korean Human Rights Conundrum"
Greg Scarlatoiu
Thurs. Nov 6
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
IAB, RM 918
No registration required.



WEAI Director
Eugenia Lean

Regional Expertise: China | Japan | Korea | Mongolia | Southeast Asia | Taiwan | Tibet


Learn more here about the Oct. 3-4 CAAS Symposium: Asia and Africa Across Disciplinary and National Lines

WEAI professor Charles K. Armstrong receives the 2014 John K. Fairbank Prize.

Read about the "Beyond Modernity: Understanding Change in China" Conference in honor of Professor Madeleine Zelin here

WEAI professors Hugh Patrick and David Weinstein discuss Japanese companies with Slate

WEAI professor Gerald Curtis talks with Reuters about resignations in Shinzo Abe's cabinet

Accepting Submissions! - Winter 2015 APAC Journal on "Education, Social Movements & Democracy"

WEAI professor Charles K. Armstrong talks on CNN about North Korea's Kim Jong Un

WEAI professor Andrew J. Nathan discusses the Hong Kong protests with Al Jazeera America.

WEAI Modern Tibetan Studies director Robert Barnett writes op-ed about the future of the Dalai Lama for CNN.

Read the report on the June 27, 2014 WEAI/SIPA event "Tension Reduction in Northeast Asia: A U.S. Experts Workshop"

Professor Carol Gluck has been named the 2014-15 Cleveringa Professor at Leiden University

WEAI Professor Eugenia Lean receives the 2013-14 Faculty Mentoring Award from the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences.


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