Event Photos

"Celebrating 90 years (1928-2018): Recent Trends and New Approaches in Asian Scholarship"
Held at the Jin Jiang Hotel, Shanghai, on June 23, 2018

The 2018 HYI roundtable on "Asia's Growing Generation Gap: Causes and Consequences" was held on March 27, 2018. Panelists were Profs. Cho Haejoang, Ishida Hiroshi, Teresa Kuan, and Shen Yifei, with Prof. Elizabeth Perry as moderator. 
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A roundtable discussion held at Harvard University on Friday, February 2, 2018, with Profs. Michael Sandel (Harvard University), Joseph C.W. Chan (University of Hong Kong), Hahm Chaibong (The Asan Institute for Policy Studies, Korea), Inoue Tatsuo (The University of Tokyo), Qu Hongmei (Jilin University) and Elizabeth Perry (Harvard University/Harvard-Yenching Institute)

Video from the event is available on the HYI YouTube page.

Photo credit (images 1-3): Kris Snibbe/Harvard University

Conceived by Christ University, the United Board, and the Harvard-Yenching Institute, this workshop aimed to prepare Indian faculty for teaching an undergraduate course on China. The workshop was held at Christ University, Bengaluru, India, from January 5-15, 2018. More about this event

The 2017 HYI roundtable on "Asian Studies in Asia" was held on March 22, 2017. Panelists were Hirano Kenichiro, Park Hyungji, Wang Hui, and Zhang Longxi, with Elizabeth Perry as moderator. 

The Harvard-Yenching Institute co-sponsored a political science training program ("From Empirical Research to Theorization: Contributions of the Study of China to Political Science and Political Theory") from June 12-21, 2016, held at Sun Yat-sen University in China. Learn more about the training program

On April 1, 2016 the Harvard-Yenching Institute hosted a reception at the annual meeting of the Association for Asian Studies in Seattle.

The 2016 HYI roundtable on "Asian Archaeology: Recent Discoveries and Controversies" was held on March 28, 2016. Panelists were Parth R. Chauhan, Piphal Heng, Nayanjot Lahiri, Yangjin Pak, Ken’ichi Sasaki, and Xiaoying Zha, with Rowan Flad as moderator. 

Former HYI scholars and fellows met in Taipei on Wednesday, October 14. Four alumni (Lin Wei-ping, Lin Li-yueh, Lei Hsiang-lin, and Chang Wen-chin) briefly presented on their recent publications, follwed by dinner with over 40 Taiwan-based alumni.

On March 27, 2015 the Harvard-Yenching Institute held a reception at the annual meeting of the Association of Asian Studies in Chicago, IL.