Past Events

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

Nov 6 12:00–1:30pm
Common Room (#136), 2 Divinity Ave., Cambridge
Tanaka Yoko (Professor of Economic History, International and Advanced Japanese Studies, the University of Tsukuba; HYI Visiting Scholar)
Chair/discussant: Andrew Gordon (Lee and Juliet Folger Fund Professor of History, Harvard University)
 
Co-sponsored with the Reischauer Institute
 
Nov 3 12:30–6:00pm
Belfer Case Study Room S020, Japan Friends of Harvard Concourse, CGIS South Bldg., 1730 Cambridge St.

An international conference organized by the Constitutional Revision in Japan Research Project at the Reischauer Institute of Japanese Studies at Harvard University and co-sponsored by the Asia Center, Harvard-Yenching Institute, and Reischauer Institute.

Nov 2 12:00–1:30pm
Common Room (#136), 2 Divinity Ave., Cambridge
Hsu Hui-Lin (Associate Professor, Department of Chinese Literature, National Taiwan University; HYI Visiting Scholar)
Chair/discussant: Karen Thornber (Professor of Comparative Literature and of East Asian Languages and Civilizations, Harvard University)
 
Co-sponsored with the Asia Center and the Fairbank Center for Chinese Studies

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