Non-CAS Event

AAS Panels with CU Faculty

Friday, March 22, 9:00 - 10:45 a.m. (41)
Regimes of Chinese Mobility in Asia and the Transpacific

  • “Secret Societies? The Chee Kung Tong around the Pacific Rim,” by Fredy Gonzalez

Friday, March 22, 2019 9:00 - 10:45 a.m. (45)
Contemporary Bhutanese Literature
Organizer: Holly Gayley

  • “Karma and Female Agency in Novels by Bhutanese Women Writers,” Holly Gayley

Friday, March 22, 9:00 - 10:45 a.m. (55)
Metamorphoses: Transforming Bodies, Unfolding Sexualities, and Evolving Sensibilities in Japanese Aesthetic Culture
Organizers: Ji Shouse and Raechel Dumas

  • ​“Border Crossing Sensibilities and Perception,” Ji Shouse
  • “Autosarcophagy, Gender, and Masculinity in Japanese Modern/Audiovisual Poetry and Contemporary Art,” Janice Brown

Friday, March 22, 2019 9:00 - 10:45 a.m.
Writing the Sick Self: Selfhood, Public Persona, and Illness in Early Medieval China
Organizer: Antje Richter

  • “Illness in the Paratext: Early Autobiographical Prefaces,” Antje Richter

Friday, March 22, 1:30 - 3:15 p.m. (140)
Problematizing the Periodization of Tang Poetry
Chair: Paul Kroll

Friday, March 22, 3:45 - 5:30 p.m. (165)
Rethinking Intermedial Aesthetics: Art in the Age of the Expanding Cultural Market in Japan and Beyond, 1870s-1940s

  • “Weaving Art and Science: Imao Keinen’s Bird-and-Flower Painting Manual as Design Pattern Book,” Stephanie Su

Saturday, March 23, 9:00 - 10:45 a.m. (186)
Global, Regional, and Transnational Flows: Cultural Transmission and Transformation in Twentieth-Century East Asia
Organizer and Chair: Faye Kleeman

  • “Mimicry, Grafting, and the Literary Subject Formation in East Asia: A Comparative Case Study of Soseki and Lu Xun,” Faye Kleeman

Saturday, March 23, 9:00 - 10:45 a.m. (203)
Reading the Body in Early Modern Japanese Literature
Organizer and Chair: Clarence I-Zhuen Lee

  • "Considering Eating Disorders in Early Modern Japanese Literature" Clarence I-Zhuen Lee

Saturday, March 23, 9:00 - 10:45 a.m. (217)
Urban Authoritarianism: Social Control, Development, and Security in Xinjiang, China
Organizer: Sarah Tynen

  • "State Territorialization through Community Centers: Bureaucratic Confusion, Police Terror and Mistrust in Xinjiang, China," Sarah Tynan

Saturday, March 23, 11:15 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. (238)
Gendered Experiences of the Public and Private in Modern Japan
Organizer and Chair: Miriam Kingsberg Kadia

Saturday, March 23, 11:15 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. (239)
Text and Textuality in Japanese Court Poetry
Organizer: Riley Soles

  • “The Dream of the Poem: Shunzei and Waka Textuality,” Riley Soles

Saturday, March 23, 11:15 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. (242)
New Methods in Critical Photography in Cold War and Contemporary South Korea
Organizer:  Jae Won E. Chung 

  • “Life on the Street: Mapping Postwar Seoul through Reportage, Photography, and Literature,” Jae Won E. Chung 

Saturday, March 23, 11:15 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. (249)

Development and Social Change in Eastern Tibet: Beyond the Rural/Urban Binary
Organizers: Zhaxi Duojie, Andrew Grant

  • “’Beautiful Countryside’: Rural Governance and the Making of Urban Villages in China’s Tibet,” Zhaxi Duojie
  • “Explosive Plateau Urbanization: Translocal Tibetans across the Rural/Urban Divide,” Andrew Grant

Saturday, March 23, 3:00 - 4:45 p.m. (269)
Margins of the Indian City
Chair and Discussant: Deepti Misri

  • “Whose Golden Bengal?: Kolkata's Defiantly Heterogenous Hindi Tradition,” Rahul Parson

Saturday, March 23, 3:00 - 4:45 p.m. (288)
May Fourth a Century Later: Legacies, Politics and Historiography
Discussant: Timothy B. Weston

Saturday, March 23, 5:00 - 7:00 p.m. (314)
Divine Communication: Revelation, Mediumism, and Spirit-Writing in Imperial China

  • “The Celestial Master Speaks: Direct Revelation from Celestial Master Zhang in Early Daoist History,” Terry Kleeman

Saturday, March 23, 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.
CAS Reception with DAM
Denver Art Museum Atruim & Overlook

Sunday, March 24, 9:00 - 10:45 a.m. (321)
Against the National Grain? Language Policy and Linguistic Diversity in Asian Contexts

  • Organizer: Selma (Sam) Sonntag
  • ​Chair: Chu Paing
  • ​​“India’s Language Regime: Local Traditions and Linguistic Federalism,” Sam Sonntag

Sunday, March 24, 9:00 - 10:45 a.m. (339)
The Spatial Turn in Japanese History

  • Chair and Discussant: Marcia Yonemoto

Sunday, March 24, 11:00 a.m. - 12:45 p.m. (390)
Beyond Citation: Intertextuality and the Making of Pre-Modern Chinese Literature

  • Discussant: Matthias Richter

Sunday, March 24, 2019, 11:00 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.  (383)
Economic Infrastructures on the Chinese Borderlands: Development Projects and Socioeconomic Pressures, 19th to 20th centuries 

  • “Gold Mining and River Transportation in Late 19th Century Manchuria,” Kwangmin Kim

Conference Registration Required.