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UPCOMING EVENTS Feature
Culture Day
"Korea/Japan Music Symposium"
Michael Bourdaghs; Eun-Young Jung; Christine Yano; Kevin Fellezs; Nicholas Harkness; Noriko Manabe
Fri. Nov 21
9:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Kent Hall, RM 403
No registration required.

MTS: Film Screening
"The Epic of Everest (John Noel, 1928)"
Introduced by Robert Barnett
Sun. Nov 23
4:00 PM
Rubin Museum of Art, 150 West 17th Street (7th Avenue)
Students $10, Public $18

MTS: Film Screening and Q&A
"Valley of the Heroes"
Khashem Gyal
Tues. Nov 25
7:00 PM
IAB, RM 918
No registration required.

Lecture Series: East Asian Historical Thought in Comparative Perspective: What History Is, Knows, Does
"The West"
Eelco Runia
Wed. Dec 3
6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
IAB, RM 918
No registration required.

 

 

WEAI Director
Eugenia Lean

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

 

Spring 2015 Course Bulletins now available for graduate and undergraduate courses.

WEAI professor Gerald Curtis discusses Japan's early elections with The New York Times

WEAI Senior Research Scholar Sue Mi Terry discusses the UN's move to prosecute North Korea for human rights abuses in The New York Times

The Reed, Winter 2015 edition available for pick up at WEAI or online now.

WEAI's Duncan McCargo discusses Thailand's crackdown on Buddhist monks with NPR's Interfaith Voices

WEAI Senior Research Affiliate Duncan McCargo writes op-ed on Thailand's court-martial of Worachet Pakeerat in The Nikkei Asian Review

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

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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