Center for Chinese Studies

Fall 2015 Calendar of Public Events

Here is a list of China Seminars coming up this semester. Except as noted, all seminars will take place on Fridays at 12:00 noon in the Tokioka Room (Moore Hall 319). Stay tuned for further details to come out later!

10/16, George Wang (UHM Academy for Creative Media), “The 2014 Hong Kong Protests: A Photographic Documentation”

10/23, Xu Di (UHM College of Education), “Educational Philosophy – East, West, and Beyond: A Reading and Discussion of Xue Ji (學記)”

10/30, Fred Blake (UHM Anthropology), “The Ethnic Factor in Modern China—Nine Theses”

11/4 (WEDNESDAY), panel presentation: “The Media and Journalism in Contemporary China”. Panelists: Du Baiyu, International News Reporter, Xinhua News Agency; Xing Yi, Features Reporter, China Daily; Liu Qi, Features Editor, Shanghai Daily

11/6, Christian Peterson (UHM Anthropology), “A Comparative Analysis of Socioeconomic Inequality in Neolithic Northern China and Prehispanic Mesoamerica”

11/13, Zheng Dongping (UHM Second Languages Studies), “Technology, Culture and Language Learning: The Power of Abduction”

12/4, Wang Haidan (UHM East Asian Languages & Literatures), “Up! Happiness Conceptualization in Chinese Motion Verbs”