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September 2017

“Poetry as Pluriverse: Thinking Global Language Justice” – Public Reading

September 22 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Casa Italiana, 1161 Amsterdam Avenue
New York, 10027 United States
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Inaugural Andrew W. Mellon Sawyer Seminar in Global Language Justice 2017-2019 "Poetry as Pluriverse: Thinking Global Language Justice" Anne Waldman,Poet Bei Dao, Poet Raúl Zurita, Poet Nabaneeta Dev Sen, Poet Sharmistha Mohanty, Poet Daouda Ndiaye, Poet Mohmammed Bennis, Poet Orlando White, Poet Zhai Yongming, Poet Mary Ann Caws, Translator Li Tuo, Translator Saskia Hamilton, Translator Sinan Antoon, Translator Anna Deeny, Translator Public Poetry Reading Friday, September 22, 2017: 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM Italian Academy for Advanced Studies, Columbia University…

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“Poetry as Pluriverse: Thinking Global Language Justice” – Closed Workshop

September 23 @ 10:30 am - 5:00 pm
Heyman Center for the Humanities, 74 Morningside Drive
New York, 10027 United States
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Inaugural Andrew W. Mellon Sawyer Seminar in Global Language Justice 2017-2019 "Poetry as Pluriverse: Thinking Global Language Justice" Anne Waldman,Poet Bei Dao, Poet Raúl Zurita, Poet Nabaneeta Dev Sen, Poet Sharmistha Mohanty, Poet Daouda Ndiaye, Poet Mohmammed Bennis, Poet Orlando White, Poet Zhai Yongming, Poet Mary Ann Caws, Translator Li Tuo, Translator Saskia Hamilton, Translator Sinan Antoon, Translator Anna Deeny, Translator Public Poetry Reading Friday, September 22, 2017: 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM Italian Academy for Advanced Studies, Columbia University…

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“Poetry as Pluriverse: Thinking Global Language Justice” – Public Reading

September 23 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Poets House, 10 River Terrace
New York, United States
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Inaugural Andrew W. Mellon Sawyer Seminar in Global Language Justice 2017-2019 "Poetry as Pluriverse: Thinking Global Language Justice" Anne Waldman,Poet Bei Dao, Poet Raúl Zurita, Poet Nabaneeta Dev Sen, Poet Sharmistha Mohanty, Poet Daouda Ndiaye, Poet Mohmammed Bennis, Poet Orlando White, Poet Zhai Yongming, Poet Mary Ann Caws, Translator Li Tuo, Translator Saskia Hamilton, Translator Sinan Antoon, Translator Anna Deeny, Translator Public Poetry Reading Friday, September 22, 2017: 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM Italian Academy for Advanced Studies, Columbia University…

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“Luminous Memories: Bei Dao in Conversation with Eliot Weinberger”

September 26 @ 6:10 pm - 8:00 pm
Jerome Greene Hall, Room 104, 435 West 116th Street
New York, NY 10027 United States
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Panel Discussion "Luminous Memories: Bei Dao in Conversation with Eliot Weinberger" Bei Dao, Poet and Author Eliot Weinberger, Essayist 6:10 PM - 8:00 PM Jerome Greene Hall, Room 104 Registration required. Please register at https://luminousmemories.eventbrite.com Bei Dao, widely recognized as the foremost poet of his generation, will engage essayist and translator Eliot Weinberger in a conversation about his newly published book, City Gate, Open Up, a lyrical memoir of his childhood and adolescence in Beijing. Co-sponsored by The Institute for…

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“Minority Media in Taiwan”

September 28 @ 2:00 pm - 5:10 pm
Butler Library, Room 203, New York, NY 10027 United States + Google Map

Film Screening and Discussion "Minority Media in Taiwan" Robert Chen, Professor of Radio-TV, National Chengchi University Chun-chi Wang, Associate Professor of English, National Dong Hwa University Introduction by Ying Qian, Assistant Professor of East Asian Languages and Cultures, Columbia University 2:00 PM - 5:10 PM Butler Library, Room 203 Registration Required; Please register here. Wawa No Cidal (Children of the Sun) (Panay, 2015, running time 99min) is a feature film directed by Cheng Yu-Chieh and Lekal Sumi Cilangasan. The film…

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“The China Boom: Why China Will Not Rule the World”

September 28 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
International Affairs Building, Room 918, New York, 10027 + Google Map

Lecture "The China Boom: Why China Will Not Rule the World" Ho-Fung Hung, Associate Professor of Sociology, The Johns Hopkins University Moderated by Yao Lu, Associate Professor of Sociology, Columbia University 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM International Affairs Building, Room 918 No registration required. Please join us for a discussion with Professor Ho-Fung Hung, on his new book, "The China Boom: Why China Will Not Rule the World." Professor Hung's work offers fresh insight into the competing interests and economic…

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October 2017

“Effluent Disposal and Disease Prevention in Modern Japan”

October 9 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
International Affairs Building, Room 918, New York, 10027 + Google Map

Lecture "Effluent Disposal and Disease Prevention in Modern Japan" Alexander Bay, Associate Professor of History, Chapman University Moderated by Paul Kreitman, Assistant Professor of Japanese History, Columbia University 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM International Affairs Building, Room 918 No registration required. In the late 19th century, Japanese doctors built a Western-style public health system aimed at acute infectious diseases like cholera, dysentery and typhoid fever. While fecal-oral route diseases receive much attention in our historiography, little has been written on…

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“Mobilizing Without the Masses: Control and Contention in China”

October 16 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
International Affairs Building, Room 918, New York, 10027 + Google Map

Lecture "Mobilizing Without the Masses: Control and Contention in China" Diana Fu, Assistant Professor of Asian Politics, University of Toronto Moderated by Andrew J. Nathan, Class of 1919 Professor of Political Science, Columbia University 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM International Affairs Building, Room 918 No registration required. Please join us for a discussion with Professor Diana Fu on her forthcoming book, a Study of the Weatherhead East Asian Institute, Mobilizing Without the Masses: Control and Contention in China (Cambridge University…

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“The Souls of China: The Return of Religion after Mao”

October 18 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
International Affairs Building, Room 918, New York, 10027 + Google Map

Event Series: Religion and the State in China "The Souls of China: The Return of Religion after Mao" Ian Johnson, Pulitzer-Prize Winning Author Moderated by Andrew J. Nathan, Class of 1919 Professor of Political Science, Columbia University 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM International Affairs Building, Room 918 No registration required. Please join us for a discussion with Ian Jonhson on his recent book, The Souls of China: The Return of Religion after Mao. This book is the culmination of a…

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November 2017

“Literati Dissatisfaction: Culture at War”

November 10 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
International Affairs Building, Room 918, New York, 10027 + Google Map

Lecture "Literati Dissatisfaction: Culture at War" Peter Zinoman, Professor of History, University of California, Berkeley 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. Drawing on his next book project, which surveys the intellectual schisms and literati debates in the backdrop of state repression of the arts in the Democratic Republic of Vietnam (DRV) in the 1950s,…

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