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February 2020

Education to Win the Next Generation

February 5 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Weatherhead East Asian Institute Event Please join for a lecture with: Chenjian (C.J.) Li, University Chair Professor Peking University  Moderated by: Andrew Nathan, Class of 1919 Professor of Political Science Columbia University   About the Speaker: Dr. Chenjian Li is currently the University Chair Professor, Peking University. Dr. Li attended Peking University for his undergraduate education, and Peking Union Medical College for training in medicine.  He received his Ph.D. in Molecular Genetics from Purdue University, USA; postdoctoral training at the…

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Hybrid Identities: Asian Women in Fiction and Reality

February 25 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Weatherhead East Asian Institute Event Please join us for a conversation with: Xiaolu Guo, Writer-In-Residence, Weatherhead East Asian Institute; Adjunct Associate Professor, East Asian Languages and Cultures Columbia University   Moderated by: Qin Gao, Professor of Social Policy and Social Work,  Columbia School of Social Work   About the Speaker: Xiaolu Guo is a British/Chinese novelist, essayist and filmmaker. Her novels include A Concise Chinese-English Dictionary for Lovers (Orange Prize for Fiction Shortlist), Village of Stone, and I Am China…

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March 2020

Japan’s Global Moment in the G-Zero World

March 23 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Weatherhead East Asian Institute Event Please join for a lecture with: Joshua Walker, President and CEO, Japan Society   Moderated by: Carol Gluck, George Sansom Professor of History,  Department of History, Columbia University   About the Speaker: Dr. Joshua W. Walker is  the new President of Japan Society.  Previously Global Head of Strategic Initiatives at Eurasia Group, he earned his Ph.D. at Princeton in international affairs, specializing in East Asia and the Middle East.   This is a Weatherhead East…

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Welfare for Repression: China’s Use of Social Assistance to Suppress Protest and Contention

March 26 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Weatherhead East Asian Institute Event Please join for a lecture with: Jennifer Pan, Assistant Professor of Communication Stanford University Moderated by: Yao Lu, Associate Professor of Sociology, Department of Sociology Columbia University   About the Speaker: Jennifer Pan is an Assistant Professor of Communication at Stanford University. Her research examines the strategies authoritarian regimes employ to perpetuate their rule, including censorship, redistribution, and responsiveness, using large-scale data from traditional and digital media as well as experiments on media platforms. Her…

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April 2020

Gendered pathways? Paremental migration, caretaking arrangements, and children’s delinquency in rural China

April 2 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Weatherhead East Asian Institute Event Please join for a lecture with: Xiaojin Chen, Associate Professor Tulane University Moderated by: Yao Lu, Associate Professor of Sociology, Department of Sociology Columbia University This is a Weatherhead East Asian Institute Lectures Series event. No registration Required EVENT DETAILS April  2, 2020 12:00 PM-1:30 PM ADDRESS School of Social Work, Room  C03 1255 Amsterdam Ave

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