Calendar of Events

May 2
(Thursday)

INTERACT Lecture Series: Rethinking the Global

"Gender: The Transnational Matchmaking Industry in Taiwan, Vietnam, Russia, and the US”
Jennifer Patico, Associate Professor of Anthropology, Georgia State University
Hsun-Hui Tseng, INTERACT Postdoctoral Fellow, WEAI, Columbia University
12:00 PM – 2:00 PM
International Affairs Building, Room 918
No registration required.
Co-sponsored by the Institute for Comparative Literature and Society (ICLS), Harriman Institute, and the International Network to Expand Regional and Collaborative Teaching (INTERACT)

May 3
(Friday)

CKR Regional Seminar

"A Limited Peace: The Korean War Armistice after Sixty Years"
Keynote Address: Bruce Cumings, University of Chicago
Speakers: Charles Armstrong, Avram Agov, Suk-Young Kim, Susie Kim, Marilyn Young
9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
403 Kent Hal
l
Registration required.
Co-sponsored by APEC Study Center and the Saltzman Institute of War and Peace Studies

May 10
(Friday)

Lecture and Film Screening

"Wong Karwai's The Grandmaster: Digitality, Identity, and the Possibility of Culture" 
Dai Jinhua, Professor, Institute of Comparative Literature and Culture, Peking University  
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
International Affairs Building, Room 918 

In Chinese with English translation.
No registration required.
Co-sponsored by the Modern Tibetan Studies Program and the Columbia University School of the Arts Master's in Film Studies Program.

There will be a pre-talk screening of The Grandmaster
for Columbia students from 2:30 PM to 4:50 PM in IAB 918. Registration is required for the screening. Please click here to register.

May 17-18
(Friday - Saturday)

Late Imperial Epistemologies: A Eurasian Studies Workshop

Friday, May 17
9:45 AM – 5:00 PM

Featuring: Markus Friedrich, Tong Lam, Marwa Elshakry, Larry Wolff, Cemil Aydin, Marina Mogilner, Emese Lafferton, Anna Afanasyeva, Gulnar Kendirbai

Saturday, May 18
9:45 AM – 5:30 PM

Featuring: Peter Perdue, Natasha Wheatley, Steven Seegel, Tarik Amar, Alan Mikhail, Pey-Yi Chu, Ruth Rogaski, Richard Bulliet, Eugenia Lean, Christine Philliou

1219 International Affairs Building

Co-sponsored by the Columbia Center for International History, the Harriman Institute, the Blinken European Institute, the Middle East Institute, the Weatherhead East Asian Institute, the Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures, and the University Seminars

May 31
(Friday)

Weatherhead Forum in Beijing

“American Ideology: Three Perspectives – Intellectual Debate, Partisan Simplification, Public Complexity”
Edwin Winckler, Senior Research Scholar, Weatherhead East Asian Institute, Columbia University
3:00 PM – 4:30 PM
Columbia Global Centers︱East Asia
No. 26, 1F Core Plaza, No.1 Shanyuan Street
Zhongguancun, Haidian, Beijing, the People's Republic of China
+86 10 8248 3997

Registration required. Please click here to register.

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