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February 2017

“Global Development at War: The United States and South Vietnam’s Struggle for Survival, 1968-1975”

February 28 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
International Affairs Building Room 918, Columbia University - International Affairs Building Room 918
New York, NY 10027 United States
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INTERACT Lecture "Global Development at War: The United States and South Vietnam’s Struggle for Survival, 1968-1975" Simon Toner, Dorothy Borg Postdoctoral Research Scholar in Southeast Asian Studies at the Weatherhead East Asian Institute Moderated by Lien-Hang Nguyen, Dorothy Borg Associate Professor in the History of the United States and East Asia, Columbia University 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM International Affairs Building, Room 918 No registration required. Co-sponsored by the INTERACT Program ------------ Simon Toner offers a reinterpretation of the final…

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“Tharchin Babu: A Mirror of the World from the Frontier”

February 28 @ 4:15 pm - 5:45 pm
Kent Hall, Room 403, Columbia University - Kent Hall, Room 403
New York, NY 10027 United States
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Modern Tibetan Studies Lecture "Tharchin Babu: A Mirror of the World from the Frontier" Tsering Shakya, Associate Professor and Canada Research Chair, University of British Columbia 4:15 PM - 5:45 PM Kent Hall, Room 403 No registration required. Followed by a reception 5:45-6:30pm to mark the opening of "Transcultural Tibet: Archival Sources at Columbia University," an exhibition of archival and other rare materials held by the C.V. Starr East Asian Library, including items from the Tharchin Collection. Co-sponsored by the…

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March 2017

“The Business of Global Travel”

March 1 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Columbia University Club of New York, 15 West 43rd Street
New York, NY 10036 United States
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Sir Gordon Wu Distinguished Speaker Forum "The Business of Global Travel" Jane Sun, CEO of Ctrip 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Columbia University Club of New York 15 West 43rd Street Registration required. Please click here to register. Co-sponsored by the Jerome A. Chazen Institute for Global Business, Columbia Business School Join us for a special evening with Jane Sun CEO of Ctrip, China’s largest online travel site. In the past year, the company made several strategic acquisitions, including UK…

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“Sourcing the Grassroots: New Methods and Unconventional Sources in PRC History”

March 3 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
International Affairs Building, Room 918, New York, 10027 + Google Map

Workshop "Sourcing the Grassroots: New Methods and Unconventional Sources in PRC History" Liu Shigu, Postdoctoral Fellow, Chinese University of Hong Kong Xu Zhigao, Independent Scholar Morning Session: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Afternoon Session: 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM International Affairs Building, Room 918 Registration required for afternoon session only. Please RSVP to jcc2174@columbia.edu "Sourcing the Grassroots" is a workshop that seeks to familiarize researchers with local and unconventional and sources that reveal Maoist society at the margins. The impetus…

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“‘Don’t Fall Off the World:’ Armenian Communities in China from the 1880s to the 1950s”

March 3 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Faculty House, 64 Morningside Drive
New York, NY 10027 United States
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Lecture "'Don't Fall Off the World:' Armenian Communities in China from the 1880s to the 1950s" Khatchig Mouradian, Nikit and Eleanora Ordjanian Visiting Professor, Columbia University 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM Faculty House, Columbia University No registration required. Co-sponsored by The Armenian Center at Columbia University ---- Hundreds of Armenians journeyed eastward to China in the late 19th century in search of opportunity, anchoring themselves in major cities, as well as in Harbin, a town that rose to prominence with…

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“What’s Next? U.S.-Southeast Asia Relations Under the Trump Administration”

March 6 @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
International Affairs Building Room 918, Columbia University - International Affairs Building Room 918
New York, NY 10027 United States
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Lecture “What's Next? U.S.-Southeast Asia Relations Under the Trump Administration” His Excellency Ashok Kumar Mirpuri, Ambassador of the Republic of Singapore to the United States 12:30 PM – 2:00 PM Kent Hall, Room 403 No registration required. Valid university ID required upon arrival. Co-Sponsored by the Asia Pacific Affairs Council and the Southeast Asian Student Initiative

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“Curating the Borderland: State, Market and Heritage-making in China”

March 7 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
International Affairs Building, Room 1219, New York, 10027 + Google Map

Modern Tibetan Studies Lecture "Curating the Borderland: State, Market and Heritage-making in China" Alessandro Ripa, Post-doctoral Fellow, Ludwig Maximillian University, Muenich 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM International Affairs Building, Room 1219 No Registration required. Co-sponsored by the Inner Asia Curriculum Development Project

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“Homecomings: The Belated Return of Japan’s Lost Soldiers”

March 7 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
International Affairs Building, Room 918, New York, 10027 + Google Map

Studies of the Weatherhead East Asian Institute Author Lecture "Homecomings: The Belated Return of Japan's Lost Soldiers" Yoshikuni Igarashi, Professor of History, Vanderbilt University Moderated by Carol Gluck, George Sansom Professor of History, Columbia University 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM International Affairs Building, Room 918 No registration required. ----- Soon after the end of World War II, a majority of the nearly 7 million Japanese civilians and serviceman who had been posted overseas returned home. Heeding the call to rebuild,…

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April 2017

“Shia Saints in a Sunni Land: Shrine Legends in Chinese Central Asia”

April 13 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
International Affairs Building, Room 918, New York, 10027 + Google Map

Modern Tibetan Studies Lecture "Shia Saints in a Sunni Land: Shrine Legends in Chinese Central Asia" Rian Thum, Associate Professor of History, Loyola University New Orleans 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM International Affairs Building, Room 918 No registration required. Co-sponsored by the Inner Asia Curricular Development Program

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