Events

November 16th, 2018
Speaker: Kaiser Kuo Founding Member of Tang Dynasty, China’s First Heavy Metal Band Co-Host, Sinica Podcast University of Arizona Alumnus Against the backdrop of a brewing Cold War, one of the major drivers of American anxiety over China is China’s...
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November 5th, 2018
Seventeen years ago when the 9/11 tragedy occurred, some hardliners in the leadership of the PRC regarded this event as a strategic opportunity for China: a weakened USA trapped in a confrontation with the forces of radical Islam would be in the...
John L Holden
October 9th, 2018
John L. Holden is President and CEO of the US-China Strong Foundation, an NGO dedicated to strengthening American capacity to understand China. Prior to joining US-China Strong, Holden was Associate Dean at Peking University and Professor of...
Indie Games Image
October 3rd, 2018
Tiexin Liang is the director of the documentary “Indie Game in China.” He is a senior gaming practitioner and researcher. In 2008, he founded the web- site WanGa.me. He played and recommended more than 5000 games through this website. In 2014, he...
Language Swap Tucson
August 31st, 2018 to September 28th, 2018
Practice Mandarin on Wednesdays, from 7:00 - 8:30 pm. This is a free event near the University of Arizona, sponsored by Duolingo and not associated with the East Asian Studies Department. However, it's a wonderful opportunity for our students to...
September 28th, 2018
This presentation discusses the establishment of literary history (bunga- kushi) as an academic discipline in late nineteenth-century Japan, with special attention to the role of traditional Chinese fiction in defining the contours and content of...
September 26th, 2018
Famed Japanese Heikyoku artist Tsutomu Arao will perform the 800-year-old epic tale, accompanied by biwa. The Tale of the Heike is the greatest of all Japanese warrior tales and one of the seminal works that has shaped Japanese literature, theatre,...
September 26th, 2018
Live, Work and Discover Japan! The Japan Exchange and Teaching (JET) Program offers young professionals the opportunity to work in Japan as Assistant Language Teachers (ALTs) or Coordinators for International Relations (CIRs). Since 1987, more than...
May 14th, 2018 to August 8th, 2018
April 19th, 2018
Miyako Inoue is an associate professor for The Department of Anthropology at Stanford University. She graduated from Washigton University with her Ph.D in 1996. Professor Inoue has completed her first publication titled Vicarious Language: the...

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