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Urdu Placement Exam: November 20, 2015

Friday, November 20, 2015 • 3:30 PM

CLA 0.120


Clements and Strauss National Security Forum

Thursday, November 19, 2015 • 5:00 PM

Thursday, November 19th - Saturday, November 21st

No description available.



Research Presentation: Micro-hydro after the earthquake with Mr. Bir Bahadur Ghale

Tuesday, November 10, 2015 • 5:30 PM

WCH 4.118 Meyerson Conference Room

No description available.

Free Japanese Calligraphy Lesson

Thursday, November 5, 2015 • 3:30 PM

Calhoun 200

No description available.


Marcus Teeuwen Lecture: Divine Capital: A Social History of the Ise Shrines

Friday, October 23, 2015 • 3:30 PM

Meyerson Conference Room, WCH 4.118

No description available.

Documentary Screening and Q&A with Distinguished Chinese Writer Bai Xianyong (Kenneth Pai)

Friday, October 23, 2015 • 2:00 PM

CLA Glickman Center (CLA 1.302)

“General Bai Chongxi and the February 28 Incident”

No description available.

Marcus Teeuwen: Shinto Seminar Lecture 2: Shrines in Postwar Japan

Wednesday, October 21, 2015 • 2:00 PM

CLA Glickman Center 1.302D

No description available.

Marcus Teeuwen: Shinto Seminar Lecture 1: Changing Images of the Kami

Tuesday, October 20, 2015 • 2:00 PM

CLA Glickman Center, 1.302D

No description available.

Beyond Engagement? Rethinking America's China Strategy

Wednesday, October 14, 2015 • 5:15 PM

SRH 3.122

While engagement policies have dominated America's relationship with China for decades, Beijing's mounting bellicosity has raised arguments in favor of a U.S.-led military counterbalance in the region. Should U.S. policy now be engagement, deterrence, or something else?



JET Program: The Japan Exchange and Teaching Program

Tuesday, October 6, 2015 • 5:00 PM

CLA 0.102

No description available.


Free Japanese Calligraphy Lesson

Thursday, September 24, 2015 • 3:30 PM

Calhoun 200

No description available.


Taiwan Film Festival: The Bright Side: Taiwan's Comedy Renaissance

Thursday, September 17, 2015 • 7:30 PM

AFS at the Marchesa (6226 Middle Fiskville Road)

No description available.

Hindu Priestesses (Strī Purohitā) in Pune

Wednesday, September 16, 2015 • 11:30 AM

Meyerson Conference Room, WCH 4.118

No description available.

Us and Them: Korean Indie Rock in a K-Pop World

Wednesday, September 9, 2015 • 3:00 PM

CLA Glickman Center 1.302E, East Conference Room

No description available.

Korean and East Asian Overseas Development Workshop: Day 2

Saturday, May 2, 2015 • 10:00 AM

Meyerson Conference Room


Korean and East Asian Overseas Development Workshop Day 1

Friday, May 1, 2015 • 9:30 AM

Meyerson Conference Room


China-Africa Trade: Patterns and Perceptions

Friday, April 24, 2015 • 3:30 PM

Meyerson Conference Room

A talk by Joshua Eisenman, Assistant Professor of Public Affairs, Univ. of Texas at Austin


Amy Hyne-Sutherland's Dissertation Defense

Friday, April 24, 2015 • 10:00 AM

WCH 4.118 Meyerson Conference Room


Keely Sutton's Dissertation Defense

Thursday, April 23, 2015 • 9:00 AM

CLA 1.302D


Imran Khan's Dissertation Defense

Monday, April 20, 2015 • 2:00 PM

WCH 4.118 Meyerson Conference Room


Urdu Placement Exam

Friday, April 17, 2015 • 4:30 PM

WAG 112


Sanskrit Open House

Friday, April 17, 2015 • 12:00 PM

WCH 4.118 Meyerson Conference Room


"Bounce House" Christine Sun Kim Installation

Friday, April 3, 2015 • 6:00 PM

Ground Floor Theatre, 979 Springdale Rd, 78702


Christine Sun Kim Artist Talk

Thursday, April 2, 2015 • 4:00 PM

ART 1.102

ART 1.102, 4PM


Excessive Noise Concert Series: “Orient-Occident” featuring music bridging the East and the West

Saturday, March 28, 2015 • 6:00 PM

E. William Doty Fine Arts Building (DFA), 3.200, Fine Arts Library 2301 TRINITY ST , Austin, Texas 78712



Dancing For Rama

Monday, March 23, 2015 • 7:00 PM

SAC Auditorium (1.402)

An artistic exploration of episodes from the Ramayana


Director Joshua Oppenheimer in Discussion

Thursday, March 12, 2015 • 3:30 PM

Belo Center for New Media (BMC) 1.202


How to Integrate a Region of ‘Inferior Civilisation’? An Overview of Prewar Japanese Concepts of Asian Regionalism

Wednesday, March 11, 2015 • 3:30 PM

Meyerson Conference Room

A talk by Dr. Dick Stegewerns, University of Oslo



Jashn-e Gail Minault: Celebration of a Legacy

Saturday, February 21, 2015 • 1:00 PM

Meyerson Conference Room (WCH 4.118)

No description available.

"Fabricating the Future: Coastal Cuttlefish, Magnesium Carbonate, and a Strong Dose of Vernacular Industrialism in Early Twentieth-century China."

Wednesday, February 18, 2015 • 7:00 PM

AVAYA Auditorium Peter O'Donnell, Jr. Building (POB) 2.302


Neurasthenia, Mental Healing, and Masculinity in Japan, 1910-1945

Friday, February 13, 2015 • 3:30 PM

Talk by Susan L. Burns, Associate Professor, University of Chicago


IMPOSSIBLE POSTMODERNIZATION: South Korean Cinema Finding Success at the Age of Post-Cinema

Friday, February 6, 2015 • 3:30 PM

Meyerson Conference Room

Talk by Dr. Kyung Hyun Kim, University of California-Irvine

No description available.

Is Etymology Useful For Learning Chinese Characters?

Tuesday, January 20, 2015 • 3:00 PM

Meyerson Conference Room

Talk by Ash Henson and John Renfroe, Outlier Linguistic Solutions