Asia Related Courses for Spring 2018!

Oct. 23, 2017

Looking for Asia-related courses in Spring 2018? Click course titles below for descriptions and schedules! ARTH/CLAS 4629/5629 : Art and Archaeology of the Ancient Near East ASIA 2000 : Gateway to Modern Asia: Exploring Regional Connections ASIA 3300 : Sex and Gender in Asian Film and Literature ASIA 4830 :... Read more »

"The Phoenix Years: Art, Resistance, and the Making of Modern China" with Madeleine O'Dea, Next Wednesday at 5 p.m.!

Oct. 18, 2017

Please join us next Wednesday, October 25, 2017, at 5 p.m. in Eaton Humanities, HUMN 1B80 as Sydney-based foreign correspondent and writer Madeleine O'Dea talks about her new book, The Phoenix Years. The riveting story of China's rise from economic ruin to global giant in four decades is illuminated by... Read more »

Shoyeido Lecture and Workshop Teaches CU to "Listen" to Japanese Incense

Oct. 16, 2017

On Wednesday September 27, from 5:30 to 7 p.m., CU hosted Masataka Hata, the twelfth generation head of the Shoyeido Incense Company, as he delivered a lecture on the aesthetics of traditional Japanese incense and performed a live interactive workshop on “listening” to incense. Mr. Hata was joined by incense... Read more »

China Global Seminar Information Session Next Tuesday at 4:30 p.m.

Oct. 11, 2017

Looking for something to do during your Maymester this Summer? Why not spend it in China exploring the cultural identity of four of China's most famous and historic cities: Beijing, Shanghai, Xi'an, and Hangzhou! Interact with Chinese peers both in and outside the classroom and gain firsthand knowledge on the... Read more »

Colloquium on North Korea Adds Vital Perspective to the Discourse on Current Politics

Oct. 9, 2017

On Friday, September 22, from 4 pm to 6 pm, CU hosted two speakers on the topic of North Korea. The event was co-sponsored by the Center for Asian Studies and the Department of History. The invited speakers are two of the very few humanists who work on North Korea... Read more »

"Progress & Prosperity" a Lecture by Daan Roggeveen, Next Wednesday at 5:47 p.m.!

Oct. 4, 2017

Please join us next Wednesday evening at 5:47 p.m. in the Environmental Design Building, Room 134 as Daan Roggeveen, renowned architect and partner at MORE Architecture, delivers a lecture on Chinese urban development and architecture! The Chinese metropolis has developed into the world’s most successful urban scheme. Combining bottom-up energy... Read more »

Research Forum for Undergraduates & Asian Studies Student Meet and Greet this Wednesday!

Oct. 2, 2017

The Center for Asian Studies is pleased to announce that our annual research forum for undergraduates will be held this Wednesday at 4:00 p.m. in the Abrams Lounge at the C4C! We invite any CU undergraduates interested in learning more about how to identify research problems and appropriate methodologies to... Read more »

CLAC Pilot Program Launches at CU Tomorrow Afternoon!

Sept. 27, 2017

Tomorrow afternoon CAS will kick off the Culture and Languages Across Cirriculum (CLAC) Program with an inaugural lecture by Dr. JY Zhou. Dr. Zhou is the secretary of the CLAC Consortium and an Internationalization Specialist at Stockton University, she will be visiting campus to give a public introductory lecture on... Read more »

Koh: Appreciation of Incense Event This Wednesday!

Sept. 25, 2017

CAS is pleased to partner with the Shoyeido Incense Company to present "Koh: Appreciation of Incense" this Wednesday at 5:30 p.m.! Masataka Hata, president of Shoyeido Incense Co., will be joining us from Kyoto, Japan to deliver a lecture discussing the history and cultural practice of Japanese incense and then... Read more »

"New Perspectives on North Korea" Colloquium This Friday!

Sept. 18, 2017

CAS is pleased to partner with the Department of History to present "New Perspectives on North Korea: Building the Socialist Future"! This colloquium will feature academic talks by two scholars on North Korea, illuminating new perspectives on North Korean gender relations and youth literature. Suzy Kim (Rutgers University) and Dafna... Read more »

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