Past Events

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

Zhang Changhong (Associate Professor, The Palace Museum, Beijing, China; HYI Coordinate Research Scholar)
Chair/Discussant: Leonard van der Kuijp (Professor of Tibetan and Himalayan Studies, Department of South Asian Studies and EALC Department, Harvard University)

Mar 27 4:15–6:15pm
S020 (Belfer Case Study Room), CGIS South, 1730 Cambridge St., Cambridge
Harvard-Yenching Institute Annual Roundtable 
 
Co-sponsored with the Asia Center, Fairbank Center for Chinese Studies, the Korea Institute and the Reischauer Institute of Japanese Studies
 
Panelists:
Prof. Cho Haejoang, Emerita, Department of Cultural Anthropology, Yonsei University, Korea
Prof. Ishida Hiroshi, Institute of Social Science, The University of Tokyo, Japan
Prof. Teresa Kuan, Department of Anthropology, Chinese University of Hong Kong
Prof. Shen Yifei, Department of Sociology, Fudan University, China
 
Moderator:
Elizabeth Perry (Henry Rosovsky Professor of Government, Harvard University; Director, Harvard-Yenching Institute)
 
Reception to follow
Mar 23 7:30–9:30pm
Virginia C, Marriott Wardman Park Hotel, 2660 Woodley Road N.W., Washington, D.C.
Mar 19 12:00–1:30pm
Common Room (#136), 2 Divinity Ave., Cambridge

Gu Zheng (Professor, School of Journalism, Fudan University; 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

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

Wang Liping (Professor of Political Science in the School of Government, Peking University; Visiting Scholar, Harvard-Yenching Institute)
Chair/discussant: Lei Ya-Wen (
Assistant Professor of Sociology, Harvard University)

Co-sponsored by the Fairbank Center for Chinese Studies

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

Koizumi Masatoshi (Professor of Linguistics and Brain Science, Tohoku University; Visiting Scholar, Harvard-Yenching Institute)
Chair/discussant: C.-T. James Huang (Professor of Linguistics, Harvard University)

Co-sponsored with the Department of Linguistics, Harvard University

Feb 22 12:00–1:30pm
Common Room (#136), 2 Divinity Ave., Cambridge

Tang Xiaobing (Associate Professor, History Department, East China Normal University; Visiting Scholar, Harvard-Yenching Institute)
Chair/discussant: Elizabeth Perry (Henry Rosovsky Professor of Government, Harvard University; Director, Harvard-Yenching Institute)

Co-sponsored with the Fairbank Center for Chinese Studies

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

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