Past Event

Open Access Knowledge and Resources on China in Taiwan during the Difficult Time of Sino-U.S. Relations

October 23, 2020
8:00 PM - 9:30 PM
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Online Event

Please join us for a lecture with: 

Hsi-Yuan Chen, Research Fellow, Institute of History and Philology,  Director, Center for Digital Cultures, Academia Sinica

Kung, Ling-Wei, Ph.D. Candidate, EALAC, Columbia University

Jim Cheng, Director of the C. V. Starr East Asian Library at Columbia University

Moderated by:

Chengzhi Wang, Chinese Studies Librarian, C.V. Starr East Asian Library, Columbia University

Taiwan  is  a  pioneer  at  the  intersection  of  digital  humanities  and  East  Asian  studies.  Academia  Sinica,  a  preeminent  public  research  institute  of  Taiwan,  is  committed  to  the  spirit  of  open  sharing  and  open  data  for  our  common  pursuit  of  knowledge.  This  webinar will  introduce  the  digital  resources  collected,  innovated,  and  constructed  over  the  past  20  years  by  Academia  Sinica  and  other  established  academic  institutions  of  Taiwan, covering  both  Taiwan  studies  and  sinology.  We  hope  to  support  your  existing  research  and  spark  further  interest  and  partnership  in  these  fields.  The  resources  introduced  will  include  digital  archives  and  databases  of  historical  artifacts  and  records,  as  well  as  digital  tools  and  platforms  providing  analysis,  visualization,  and  more. 

This event will be conducted online via Zoom. Registration required. Please register here.

Organized by the Weatherhead East Asian Institute. Co-sponsored by the C.V. Starr East Asian Library.

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Athina Fontenot