Loading Events
Find Events

Event Views Navigation

Upcoming Events

Events List Navigation

March 2019

The Ninth Annual N.T. Wang Distinguished Lecture: “China’s Real Estate Boom: Opportunities and Challenges”

March 27 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Lecture Series   Keynote remarks by: Wei Xiong, Trumbull-Adams Professor of Finance; Professor of Economics, Department of Economics and Bendheim Center for Finance, Princeton University Moderated by: Neng Wang, Chong Khoon Lin Professor of Real Estate & Professor of Finance, Columbia Business School   Faculty House, Presidential Ballroom 3rd Floor 64 Morningside Drive, New York, NY 10027   Lecture: 6:00 PM-7:30 PM Reception: 7:30 PM-8:30 PM To register, please click here. For press inquiries, please contact Ariana King at ak4364@columbia.edu   About the Speakers WEI…

Find out more »

“Art in Contested Political and Cultural Terrains, Asia”

March 27 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Featuring: MC Kash, Hip-Hop Singer of Kashmir Tenzing Rigdol, Poet and Visual Artist of Tibet Maria Maderira, Visual Artist of Timor Leste Seckon Leang, Performer and Visual Artist of Cambodia   Moderated by Vishakha N. Desai, CGT Vice Chair and Senior Advisor to the President   Faculty House, 2nd Floor   Register at cgt-art.eventbrite.com   Part of the "Politics of Visual Arts" Research Project of the Committee on Global Thought and presented in association with the Association for Asia Studies and…

Find out more »

116th Korea Forum: “US Engagement with DPRK and Future Security Threats in East Asia”

March 27 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Forum Featuring: Charles Armstrong, Korea Foundation Professor of Korean Studies in the Social Sciences in the Department of History, Columbia University Victor Cha, Senior Adviser, and Korea Chair, Center for Strategic & International Studies Jean H. Lee, Director, Hyundai Motor-Korea Foundation Center for Korean History and Public Policy, Wilson Center Stephen Noerper, Senior Director for Policy and Education, The Korea Society Moderated by Jonathan Corrado, Associate Policy Director, The Korea Society Lerner Hall, Room 555 Co-sponsored by Columbia University Korean Graduate Students Association, CAA Korea, and…

Find out more »

“Film Screening: Journey from the Fall (Viet. Vượt Sóng) with film director Ham Tran”

March 28 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Film Screening and Discussion Featuring: Ham Tran, Filmmaker and Director Moderated by: John Phan, Assistant Professor, Department of East Asian Languages & Cultures, Columbia University. Ham Tran is a celebrated Vietnamese-American film director, known especially for his 2007 film about a family’s divided escape from the fall of Saigon in 1975 entitled Journey from the Fall(Viet. Vượt Sóng). Journey from the Fall opened to critical acclaim, and won numerous awards including the Best Director from the Asian Festival of first Film, the Grand Jury Prize…

Find out more »
April 2019

“Uneven Moments: Reflections on Japan’s Modern History”

April 4 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Book Talk with Harry Harootunian, Max Palevsky Professor of History Emeritus at the University of Chicago; Professor Emeritus of East Asian studies at New York University; Adjunct Senior Research Scholar at the Weatherhead East Asian Institute, Columbia University

Find out more »

“Tibetan Buddhism and Political Power in the Courts of Asia”

April 5 - April 6

This international conference will examine Tibetan Buddhism’s dynamic political role in history as a major catalyst in moving the religion beyond Tibet’s borders to its Tangut, Mongol, Chinese, and Manchu neighbors.

Find out more »

“China’s Invisible Crisis: How the Urban-Rural Human Capital Divide Threatens China’s Growth and Stability”

April 5 @ 12:15 pm - 1:45 pm

Brown Bag Lecture Featuring Scott Rozelle, Helen F. Farnsworth Senior Fellow; Co-director of the Rural Education Action Program in the Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies, Stanford University Professor Rozelle’s research on agricultural policy as well as the economics of poverty and inequality focuses on rural education, health, and nutrition. Rozelle received the 2008 Friendship Award in 2008, the highest award given to a non-Chinese by the Premier of the PRC. In this talk, he will begin with a deep understanding…

Find out more »

“Garu Lobzang Sherap: A Tibetan Painter at the Qing Court”

April 9 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Brown Bag Lecture "Garu Lobzang Sherap: A Tibetan Painter at the Qing Court," featuring Gray Tuttle, Leila Hadley Luce Associate Professor of Modern Tibetan Studies, Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures

Find out more »

“Chinese Oral Histories at Columbia and Beyond: Lessons and Legacies for Now and Future”

April 15 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Panel Discussion Featuring: Guangyao Jin, Professor of History Department and Directory of  International Center for Studies of Chinese Civilization, Fudan University, China Andrew Nathan, Andrew J. Nathan, the Class of 1919 Professor of Political Science at Columbia University Jim Cheng, Director, C.V. Starr East Asian Library Mary Marshall Clark, Director, Columbia Center for Oral History Research Yingwen Huang, Chinese Materials Archivist, Columbia Rare Book and Manuscript Library Chengzhi Wang, Chinese Studies Librarian, C.V. Starr East Asian Library   Historical source materials keep their scholarly…

Find out more »

“China Under Xi Jinping: The First Term and the Future”

April 17 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Brown Bag Lecture   Featuring Li Weidong, retired publisher of "China Reform" Magazine, editorial member of "China Strategic-Analysis" Moderated by Andrew Naythan Class of 1919 Professor of Political Science at Columbia University   About the Speaker Li Weidong is the retired publisher of "China Reform" magazine. He is a member of the editorial committee of "China Strategic Analysis", a journal published in Chinese in the United States. Under the pen name “Hibernating Bear” (Dongmian xiong), he is a widely read and…

Find out more »
+ Export Events