Past Events

Feb 8 12:00–1:30pm
Common Room (#136), 2 Divinity Ave., Cambridge

Xu Lanjun (Associate Professor of Chinese Studies, the National University of Singapore; Visiting Scholar, Harvard-Yenching Institute)
Chair/discussant: David Wang (Edward C. Henderson Professor of Chinese Literature, Department of East Asian Languages and Civilizations, Harvard University)

Co-sponsored with the Fairbank Center for Chinese Studies

Feb 2 3:00–5:00pm
Tsai Auditorium, CGIS South, 1730 Cambridge St., Cambridge

With:
Michael Sandel (Anne T. and Robert M. Bass Professor of Government, Harvard University)
Joseph C.W. Chan (Professor, Department of Politics and Public Administration, University of Hong Kong)
Hahm Chaibong (President, The Asan Institute for Policy Studies, Korea)
Inoue Tatsuo (Professor, Graduate Schools for Law and Politics, University of Tokyo, Japan)
Qu Hongmei (Professor, Department of Philosophy, Jilin University, China)
Chaired by Elizabeth Perry (Henry Rosovsky Professor of Government, Harvard University; Director, Harvard-Yenching Institute)

Organized by the Harvard-Yenching Institute, co-sponsored with the Asia Center, the Edmond J. Safra Center for Ethics, the Fairbank Center for Chinese Studies, and the Korea Institute

Jan 31 12:00–1:30pm
Common Room (#136), 2 Divinity Ave., Cambridge

Liao Yang (Professor, Institute of Ethnology & Anthropology, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences; Visiting Scholar, Harvard-Yenching Institute)
Chair/discussant: Eugene Wang (Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Professor of Asian Art, Department of History of Art and Architecture, Harvard University)

Co-sponsored with the Fairbank Center for Chinese Studies

Jan 5–15
Christ University, Bengaluru, India

faculty training workshop organized by Christ University, the United Board, and the Harvard-Yenching Institute

Dec 5 12:00–1:30pm
Common Room (#136), 2 Divinity Ave., Cambridge
Daisy Yan Du (Assistant Professor, Division of Humanities, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology; HYI Visiting Scholar) 
Chair/discussant: Jie Li (Assistant Professor of East Asian Languages and Civilizations, Harvard University)
 
Co-sponsored with the Fairbank Center for Chinese Studies and the Reischauer Institute of Japanese Studies
 
Nov 30 12:00–1:30pm
Common Room (#136), 2 Divinity Ave., Cambridge

Xu Jian (Professor of Archaeology and Art history, Department of History, Sun Yat-sen University; HYI Visiting Scholar)
Chair/discussant: Rowan Flad (John E. Hudson Professor of Archaeology, Department of Anthropology, Harvard University)

Co-sponsored with the Fairbank Center for Chinese Studies

Nov 27 12:00–1:30pm
Common Room (#136), 2 Divinity Ave., Cambridge
Lau Chong-Fuk (Professor of Philosophy, The Chinese University of Hong Kong; HYI Visiting Scholar) 
Chair/discussant: Paul Guyer (Jonathan Nelson Professor of Humanities and Philosophy, Brown University)
 
Co-sponsored with the Department of Philosophy, Harvard University
 
Nov 17 12:00–1:30pm
Common Room (#136), 2 Divinity Ave., Cambridge

Prof. Jiao Nanfeng (Northwest University, China; HYI Coordinate Research Scholar)
Discussant: Eugene Wang (Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Professor of Asian Art, Department of History of Art and Architecture, Harvard University)

Please note that the talk will be entirely in Chinese

Nov 16–17
Harvard Center Shanghai 5/F, Shanghai IFC-HSBC Building, 8 Century Avenue, Pudong, Shanghai, China

A conference organized by The Harvard University Center for African Studies, in partnership with the Fairbank Center for Chinese Studies, Harvard University Asia Center, the East Asian Legal Studies Program, the Harvard-Yenching Institute and other partners across campus

Nov 13 12:00–1:30pm
Common Room (#136), 2 Divinity Ave., Cambridge

Huang Yinghong (Associate Professor, School of International Relations, Sun Yat-sen University; HYI Visiting Scholar)
Chair/discussant: Malcolm McPherson (Senior Research Fellow, Ash Center for Democratic Governance and Innovation, Harvard Kennedy School)

Co-sponsored with the Asia Center and the Lakshmi Mittal South Asia Institute

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