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UPCOMING EVENTS Feature
Lecture Series: Human Rights in East Asia and Beyond: Critical Perspectives
"Human Rights Under Xi Jinping: Is There Room for Optimism?"
Sophie Richardson
Moderated by Andrew Nathan
Wed. April 22
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
IAB, RM 918

No registration required

Lecture
"Health and Social Activism of Self-Identified Gay Men in Post-Socialist China"
Tiantian Zheng
Moderated by Dorothy Ko
Thurs. April 23
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
IAB, RM 918

No registration required

Lecture
"Horizontal Transmission and the Formation of Chinese Dialects"
Zhongwei Shen
Moderated by Lening Liu
Fri., April 24
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Kent Hall, RM 403

No registration required.

CKR: Discussion and Exhibition
Korean Comics (Manhwa)
Charles Armstrong; Dima Mironenko; Hee-sook Shin
Fri., April 24
2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Kent Hall, RM 403

No registration required.

 

 

WEAI Director
Eugenia Lean

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

 

WEAI professor Gerald L. Curtis writes about Shinzo Abe's chance to recast Asian security in The Wall Street Journal

WEAI professor Andrew J. Nathan talks with Thinking Taiwan about Taiwan as a model for political change

WEAI professor Gray Tuttle talks about his new book as co-editor, The Tibetan History Reader, with the New Books in East Asian Studies podcast

WEAI professor Charles K. Armstrong talks with The Wall Street Journal about South Korea and the Vietnam War

WEAI professor Andrew J. Nathan gives a talk on China's Search for Security at the Asan Institute for Policy Studies

WEAI Modern Tibetan Studies director Robert Barnett talks about the Dalai Lama with NBC News and BBC World Service

Watch WEAI professor Carol Gluck's March 16, 2015 "Womenomics" event at Asia Society here.

See video and photos from Feb. 25's landmark event "Birds of Metal in Flight: An Evening of Poetry with 5+5" here

See Complete Video of Gerald L. Curtis's Tenth Annual Lecture on Japanese Politics Here. A summary report of the event is also available. Please click here to view.

WEAI's Robert Barnett talks about China and the Dalai Lama with The New York Times, The New Yorker, Foreign Policy, the Associated Press and KCRW Radio

WEAI professor Charles K. Armstrong talks about North Korea's relations with Russia in Bloomberg Business

WEAI professor Gray Tuttle talks about China and the Dalai Lama with the radio program Here & Now

WEAI professors Gerald L. Curtis and Takatoshi Ito discuss Japan's economy in Fortune.

WEAI's Duncan McCargo is interviewed about Thailand's politics in the Georgetown Journal of Asian Affairs.

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

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

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

 

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