Loading Events
Find Events

Event Views Navigation

Past Events

Events List Navigation

April 2018

“Movie Music of the Great Proletarian Cultural Revolution: Political Control and Artistic Creativity”

April 16 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
International Affairs Building Room 918, Columbia University - International Affairs Building Room 918
New York, NY 10027 United States
+ Google Map

Discussion "Movie Music of the Great Proletarian Cultural Revolution: Political Control and Artistic Creativity" Zhang Shuo, Lecturer, Department of Music, Beijing Institute of Education Moderated by: Andrew J. Nathan, Class of 1919 Professor of Political Science, Department of Political Science Monday, April 16, 2018 International Affairs Building, Room 918 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM No registration required During the Cultural Revolution, music was tightly constrained by political correctness, but Zhang Shuo believes that these very restrictions pushed composers to greater…

Find out more »

“Songs for the ‘Great Leaders’: Ideology and Political Agitation in the Music of North Korea”

April 17 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
International Affairs Building Room 918, Columbia University - International Affairs Building Room 918
New York, NY 10027 United States
+ Google Map

CKR Colloquium “Songs for the ‘Great Leaders’: Ideology and Political Agitation in the Music of North Korea” Keith Howard, Fellow of the National Humanities Center, North Carolina and Professor Emeritus at SOAS, University of London Moderated by Charles K. Armstrong, Korea Foundation Professor of the Korean Studies in the Social Sciences in the Department of History, Columbia University Tuesday, April 17, 2018 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM International Affairs Building Room 918 No registration required Songs have, for more than…

Find out more »

“Global China Connection: 2018 Global Summit”

April 20 @ 7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Skirball Center for the Performing Arts, 566 LaGuardia Place
New York, NY 10012 United States
+ Google Map

Conference Global China Connection: 2018 Global Summit Kevin Rudd, Former Prime Minister, Commonwealth Of Australia Linpeng Wang, Chairman And CEO, Beijing Easyhome Investment Holding Group Ian Bremmer, President And Founder, Euraisa Group Edmund S. Phelps, 2006 Nobel Laureate In Economics - Director, Center On Capitalism And Society, Columbia University David Zhu, Founder and CEO, WonderCV Randy Wan, Co-Founder And COO, Woo Space Daniel Tedesco, Former Chairman Of Board Of Trustees, Global China Connection Henry Mo, Chief Economist, American Insurance Group…

Find out more »

“Global China Connection: 2018 Global Summit”

April 21 @ 8:30 am - 8:00 pm
Skirball Center for the Performing Arts, 566 LaGuardia Place
New York, NY 10012 United States
+ Google Map

Conference Global China Connection: 2018 Global Summit Kevin Rudd, Former Prime Minister, Commonwealth Of Australia Linpeng Wang, Chairman And CEO, Beijing Easyhome Investment Holding Group Ian Bremmer, President And Founder, Euraisa Group Edmund S. Phelps, 2006 Nobel Laureate In Economics - Director, Center On Capitalism And Society, Columbia University David Zhu, Founder and CEO, WonderCV Randy Wan, Co-Founder And COO, Woo Space Daniel Tedesco, Former Chairman Of Board Of Trustees, Global China Connection Henry Mo, Chief Economist, American Insurance Group…

Find out more »

“Chinese Expansion and the Future of Southeast Asia”

April 23 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
International Affairs Building Room 918, Columbia University - International Affairs Building Room 918
New York, NY 10027 United States
+ Google Map

Discussion "Chinese Expansion and the Future of Southeast Asia" Will Doig, author of the book, High-Speed Empire: Chinese Expansion and the Future of Southeast Asia Andrew J. Nathan, Class of 1919 Professor of Political Science, Department of Political Science, Columbia University Monday, April 23, 2018 12:00 - 1:30 PM International Affairs Building, Room 918 Please RSVP here. Three decades after Paul Theroux dubbed China’s lumbering railway the Iron Rooster, the country’s network of high-speed trains is the envy of the…

Find out more »

“The Return of Authoritarianism in China: Why Is It Happening and What Does It Mean?”

April 23 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
International Affairs Building Room 918, Columbia University - International Affairs Building Room 918
New York, NY 10027 United States
+ Google Map

Discussion "The Return of Authoritarianism in China: Why Is It Happening and What Does It Mean?" Feng Chongyi, Associate Professor in China Studies, University of Technology, Sydney; Adjunct Professor of History, Nankai University, Tianjin Moderated by: Andrew J. Nathan, Class of 1919 Professor of Political Science, Department of Political Science Monday, April 23, 2018 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM International Affairs Building, Room 918 No registration required.

Find out more »

“On the Haikyo Trail”

April 26 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
International Affairs Building, Room 918 New York, 10027 + Google Map

Film Screening and Lecture "On the Haikyo Trail" Yumi Shimabukuro, Lecturer and Acting Director of Urban and Social Policy Concentration, Columbia SIPA Thursday, April 26, 2018 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM International Affairs Building, Room 918 No registration required. Refreshments will be served. Join us for a special screening of the documentary "On the Haikyo Trail," presented by NHK World. In Japan, there are many abandoned places. These relics of the recent past are called Haikyos in Japanese. Currently 8…

Find out more »
May 2018

“Myanmar in Transition: Historic Change at the Crossroads of Asia”

May 2 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
International Affairs Building, Room 1512

Brown Bag Lecture “Myanmar in Transition: Historic Change at the Crossroads of Asia” Derek James Mitchell, Senior Advisor, U.S. Institute of Peace, Albright Stonebridge Group; Former U.S. ambassador to the Republic of the Union of Myanmar Moderated by: Ann Marie Murphy, Senior Research Scholar; Associate Professor, School of Diplomacy and International Relations, Seton Hall University Wednesday, May 2, 2018 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM International Affairs Building Room 1512 No registration required Co-sponsored by the School of International and Public…

Find out more »

“From Rome to Beijing: Sacred Spaces in Dialogue”

May 4 @ 10:00 am - 4:30 pm
Schermerhorn Hall, 1180 Amsterdam Ave
New York, NY 10027 United States
+ Google Map

Colloquium "From Rome to Beijing: Sacred Spaces in Dialogue" Florence Hsia, Professor of History of Science, University of Wisconsin-Madison Kristina Kleutghen, David. W. Mesker Associate Professor of Art History and Archaeology, University of Washington, St. Louis Walter S. Melion, Asa Griggs Candler Professor of Art History, Emory University Eugenio Menegon, Associate Professor of History, Boston University Jeffrey Muller, Professor of History of Art and Architecture, Brown University Friday, May 4, 2018 10:00 AM - 4:30 PM Schermerhorn Hall 612 No…

Find out more »

“Archives, Archival Practice, and the Writing of History in Premodern Korea”

May 17 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
International Affairs Building Room 918, Columbia University - International Affairs Building Room 918
New York, NY 10027 United States
+ Google Map

Workshop “Archives, Archival Practice, and the Writing of History in Premodern Korea” Ksenia Chizhova, Princeton University Jungwon Kim, Columbia University Thomas Kim, The University of British Columbia Franklin Rausch, Lander University Graeme Reynolds, Harvard University Sem Vermeersch, Seoul National University Sixiang Wang, Stanford University Yuan Ye, Columbia University Jisoo Kim, George Washington University Seong Uk Kim, Columbia University Sun Joo Kim, Harvard University Youngkyun Oh, Arizona State University Thursday, May 17, 2018 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM International Affairs Building…

Find out more »
+ Export Events