Past Events

Feb 9 12:00–1:30pm
Common Room, 2 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge

Liu Zhen (National Institute for Advanced Humanistic Studies, Fudan University; HYI Visiting Scholar)
Chair/Discussant: Michael Witzel (Wales Professor of Sanskrit, Department of South Asian Studies, Harvard University)

Co-sponsored with the South Asia Institute

Jan 26 12:00–1:30pm
Common Room, 2 Divinity Ave., Cambridge, MA
Jimmy Chia-Shin Hsu (Associate Research Professor, Institutum Iurisprudentiae, Academia Sinica; Harvard-Yenching Institute Visiting Scholar)
Chair/Discussant: Michael Rosen (Professor of Government, Harvard University)
 
Co-sponsored by East Asian Legal Studies and the Harvard University Asia Center
Jan 11–13
IASA (Institute for Advanced Studies on Asia), University of Tokyo, Japan

Sponsored by HYI, UTCP, GJS (Global Japanese Studies), and IASA

Dec 6 12:00–1:30pm
Common Room, 2 Divinity Ave., Cambridge

Shu Min (Associate Professor of International Political Economy, Waseda University; HYI Visiting Scholar)
Chair/discussant: William Grimes (Professor of International Relations and Political Science, Boston University)

Co-sponsored with the Asia Center

Nov 29 12:00–1:30pm
Common Room, 2 Divinity Ave., Cambridge, MA
Kobayashi Ryosuke (Research Fellow, Toyo Bunko; Harvard-Yenching Institute Visiting Scholar)
Chair/Discussant: Leonard van der Kuijp (Professor of Tibetan and Himalayan Studies, Harvard University)
 
Co-sponsored with the Asia Center, the Fairbank Center for Chinese Studies, and the Reischauer Institute of Japanese Studies
Nov 22 12:00–1:30pm
Common Room, 2 Divinity Ave., Cambridge, MA

Ma Jianxiong (Associate Professor of Anthropology, Division of Humanities, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology; HYI Visiting Scholar)
Chair/discussant: Michael Szonyi (Professor of Chinese History, East Asian Languages and Civilizations, Harvard University)

Co-sponsored with the Fairbank Center for Chinese Studies

Nov 16 12:00–1:30pm
Common Room, 2 Divinity Ave., Cambridge, MA
Masayuki Tamaruya (Professor of Law, Rikkyo University; HYI Visiting Scholar; EALS Visiting Scholar)
Chair/Discussant: Robert H. Sitkoff (John L. Gray Professor of Law, Harvard Law School)
 
Co-sponsored with the Asia Center and East Asian Legal Studies
 
Nov 8 12:00–1:30pm
Common Room, 2 Divinity Ave., Cambridge, MA
Shengqing Wu (Associate Professor, Division of Humanities, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology;  HYI Visiting Scholar, 2016-17)
Chair/discussant: David Wang 
(Edward C. Henderson Professor of Chinese Literature, East Asian Languages and Civilizations Department, Harvard University)
 
Co-sponsored with the Fairbank Center for Chinese Studies
Nov 3 4:30pm
Thomas Chan-Soo Kang Room (S050), CGIS South Building, 1730 Cambridge St., Cambridge, MA

Kim Koo Forum on Korea Current Affairs, co-sponsored with the Korea Institute, Harvard University

Sung Ho Kim (Professor of Political Science, Yonsei University; Kim Koo Visiting Professor, Department of Government, Harvard University; HYI Visiting Scholar 2009-10)
Chair: Carter J. Eckert (Yoon Se Young Professor of Korean History, Harvard University)

Oct 28–29
S020, CGIS South Building, 1730 Cambridge St., Cambridge, MA

A Conference in Honor of the Library of Chinese Humanities

Organizer: Xiaofei Tian, Professor of Chinese Literature, Harvard University

Sponsored by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, Harvard University Fairbank Center for Chinese Studies, Harvard-Yenching Institute, and the Department of East Asian Languages and Civilizations at Harvard University
 

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