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I Want the Wide American Earth: An Asian Pacific American Story 2018.02.02 - 2018.04.01

Non-CAS Event Open Friday, February 2, 2018 through Early April University of Northern Colorado, James A. Michener Library Asian and Pacific Americans make up more than 5 percent of the U.S. population—more than 17 million people—and those numbers are growing. Their ancestral roots represent more than 50 percent of the world, extending from East Asia to Southeast Asia, and from South Asia to the Pacific Islands and Polynesia. In commemoration...

Anu Sabhlok: labor, migration, alternative housing in India 2018.02.16

Non-CAS Event Friday, February 16, 2018; 3:30 p.m. Guggenheim, Geography 205 1475 Central Campus Mall, Boulder, CO 80309 The Department of Geography Colloquium Series Presents: "Labor, migration, alternative housing in India" Presentation by Anu Sabhlok, IISER, Mohali, India (visiting Fulbright Scholar) For more informaiton, please see here .

No, Xi Can't: Why China's Authoritarianism Limits China's Progress Ambassador Dan Baer 2018.02.16

Non-CAS Event Friday, February 16, 2018; 12:00pm—1:30pm SIE Complex—5th Floor—Maglione Hall University of Denver 2201 S. Gaylord St., Denver, CO 80208-0500 Dan Baer is a Diplomat in Residence at the University of Denver’s Josef Korbel School of International Studies. He was U.S. ambassador to the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe from 2013 to 2017. He previously served as a Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for Democracy, Human Rights,...
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Japanese American Redress: Learning Lessons and Longings 2018.02.18

Non-CAS Event Sunday, February 18, 2018; 1-3 p.m. History Colorado Center 1200 Broadway, Denver, CO 80203 Day of Remembrance 2018 commemorates the 30th Anniversary of the Civil Liberties Act which was the official apology of the United States to the Japanese people affected by the incarceration. It acknowledges the fundamental injustice of the evacuation, and provides restitution to individuals of Japanese ancestry who were incarcerated. Peggy Nagae, who was lead...
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Art of the Silk Road and Japan 2018.02.21

Non-CAS Event Wednesday, February 21, 2018; 12-1 p.m. Congdon Board Room, Hamilton Building - Lower Level, Denver Art Museum Global trade routes have for millennia not only served as a way for civilizations to reap financial rewards from foreign commerce but have also been essential conduits for domestic innovations, that have led to great cultural and scientific advances for the societies along their routes. The greatest of the ancient trade...

China Engages Southeast Asia: Implications of the “Belt and Road” 2018.03.08

Non-CAS Event Thursday March 8, 2018; 12:00pm—1:30pm SIE Complex—1st Floor—Forum University of Denver 2201 S. Gaylord St. Denver, CO 80208-0500 Professor Hong LIU is Chair of the School of Social Sciences and Director of the Nanyang Centre for Public Administration at Nanyang Technological University (NTU) in Singapore, where he holds the Tan Kak Kee Endowed Professorship in Public Policy and Global Affairs. Prior to joining NTU in 2010, he was...

China’s Tiger Hunt and India’s Demonetization: A Qualitative,Comparative Research 2018.03.13

Non-CAS Event Tuesday, March 13, 2018; 12:00pm—1:30pm SIE Complex—5th Floor—Maglione Hall University of Denver 2201 S. Gaylord St. Denver, CO 80208-0500 Wu Alfred Muluan is Associate Professor in Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy at National University of Singapore. He earned his PhD from City University of Hong Kong, where he was the recipient of the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) scholarship and the Outstanding Academic Performance Awards for...
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Lexicon As World Literature? The Case of the Arabic Names of the Lion by David Larsen 2018.04.04

Non-CAS Event Wednesday, April 4, 2018; 5 p.m. British and Irish Studies Room, Norlin Library (M549), 5 th Floor The Department of Asian Languages and Civilizations, with generous support from the President’s Fund for the Humanities, CU Mediterranean Studies, English, and Classic presents "Lexicon As World Literature? The Case of the Arabic Names of the Lion " by David Larsen on Wednesday April 4 th at 5:00 PM, in British...
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Mr. Tianming Wang & Mr. Tao Wang: Two Masters of Intangible Heritage 2018.04.06

Non-CAS Event Friday, April 6, 2018, 12-1 p.m. Congdon Board Room, Hamilton Building - Lower Level, Denver Art Museum Intangible Cultural Heritage is defined as traditions or living expression inherited from our ancestors and passed on to our descendants. It includes practices, representations, expressions, knowledge and skills that communities, groups and individuals recognize as part of their cultural heritage. Tao Wang and Tianming Wang are recognized as Masters of Intangible...