Past Events

Mar 5 12:00–1:30pm
Common Room (#136), 2 Divinity Ave., Cambridge

YIU Yuk-man Carine (Associate Professor of Humanities, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology; HYI Visiting Scholar 2018-19)
Chair/discussant: C.-T. James Huang (Professor of Linguistics, Harvard University)

Co-sponsored with the Fairbank Center for Chinese Studies

Feb 15 12:15–2:00pm
S250, 2nd Floor, CGIS South, 1730 Cambridge St., Cambridge
Sreang Heng, Fellow, Carr Center for Human Rights, Harvard Kennedy School; President, PEN Cambodia
Chair: Yee Htun, Clinical Instructor and Lecturer on Law at the International Human Rights Clinic, Harvard Law School
 
Asia Beyond the Headlines Seminar Series; co-sponsored by the Harvard University Asia Center and the Harvard-Yenching Institute
Feb 13 10:00–11:30am
Common Room (#136), 2 Divinity Ave., Cambridge

Yi Na (Yeshi Lhamo) (Associate Professor, Institute of Ethnic Literature, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences; HYI Visiting Scholar 2018-19)
Chair/discussant: Gregory Nagy (Francis Jones Professor of Classical Greek Literature and Professor of Comparative Literature, Harvard University)

*Please note early (10 am) start time*

Co-sponsored with the Fairbank Center

Feb 7 12:00–1:30pm
Common Room (#136), 2 Divinity Ave., Cambridge

Huang Chang-Ling (Professor of Political Science, National Taiwan University; HYI Visiting Scholar and Radcliffe Fellow in Residence, 2018-19)
Chair/discussant: Mona Lena Krook (Professor, Department of Political Science, Rutgers University)

Co-sponsored with the Harvard University Asia Center

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

Chen Wei (Professor, School of Sociology and Population Studies, Renmin University of China; HYI Visiting Scholar 2018-19)
Chair/discussant: Mary Brinton (Reischauer Institute Professor of Sociology, Department of Sociology, Harvard University)

Co-sponsored with the Fairbank Center for Chinese Studies

Jan 29 12:00–1:30pm
Common Room (#136), 2 Divinity Ave., Cambridge

Kim Jihyun (Associate Professor, Department of Religious Studies, Seoul National University)
Moderator: James Robson (James C. Kralik and Yunli Lou Professor of East Asian Languages and Civilizations, Harvard University)

Co-sponsored by the Korea Institute

Dec 10 12:00–1:30pm
Common Room, 2 Divinity Ave., Cambridge

Wang Zhen (Associate Professor of International Studies, Shanghai Academy of Social Sciences; HYI Visiting Scholar 2018-19)
Chair/discussant: Steven E. Miller (Director, International Security Program, Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs, Harvard Kennedy School)

Co-sponsored with the Harvard University Asia Center

Dec 4 12:00–1:30pm
Common Room, 2 Divinity Ave., Cambridge

Wang Horng-luen (Research Fellow, Institute of Sociology, Academia Sinica; HYI Visiting Scholar 2018-19)
Chair/discussant: Paul Cohen (Professor of History Emeritus, Wellesley College)

Co-sponsored by the Fairbank Center for Chinese Studies

Nov 28 12:00–1:30pm
Common Room, 2 Divinity Ave., Cambridge

Kang Jin-A (Professor, History Department, Hanyang University; HYI Visiting Scholar 2018-19)
Chair/discussant: Victor Seow (Assistant Professor, Department of the History of Science, Harvard University)

Co-sponsored with the Harvard University Asia Center

Nov 20 12:00–1:30pm
Common Room, 2 Divinity Ave., Cambridge

Shen Hong (Professor of English, School of International Studies, Zhejiang University; HYI Visiting Scholar 2018-19)
Chair/discussant: David Wang (Edward C. Henderson Professor of Chinese Literature, Department of East Asian Languages and Civilizations, Harvard University)

Co-sponsored by the Fairbank Center for Chinese Studies

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