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Hands Of A Goze: The Tactile Culture of Visually Impaired People in Modern Japan

Tuesday, December 3, 2013 • 3:00 PM

Meyerson Conference Room, WCH 4.118

Talk by Dr. Kojiro Hirose, National Museum of Ethnology

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Screening of "The Act of Killing"

Monday, December 2, 2013 • 5:30 PM

CMB, Studio 4D


A Cultural History of Ramen in Japan

Friday, November 22, 2013 • 3:00 PM

Meyerson Conference Room, WCH 4.118

Dr. George Solt, New York University


Devouring Japan Food Film Festival: Screening of Tampopo, a film by Juzo Itami

Thursday, November 21, 2013 • 5:30 PM

Mezes B0.306

Food, love, sex, and death spiced with a bit of comedy and tragedy

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From Texas to Japan: Working in Japan Through the Eyes of a Longhorn

Friday, November 15, 2013 • 3:30 PM

Meyerson Conference Room, WCH 4.118

Talk by Andrew Jaroszewski, UT Alumnus


Fall Graduate Festival

Friday, November 15, 2013 • 12:00 PM

Meyerson Conference Room, WCH 4.118

In honor of all Asian Studies Graduates



"China: From Cartier to Confucius" Documentary Screening

Friday, November 8, 2013 • 3:00 PM

CMB, Studio 4D

Dr. Ying Zhu, City University of New York


2013 Texas Asia Conference: Tradition and Transition

Saturday, November 2, 2013

SAC Legislative Assembly Room (2.302) & SAC Second Floor Meeting Room (2.120)

Department of Asian Studies Graduate Student Conference

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Korean-Japanese Marriages in 1920s-40s Korean Prose

Wednesday, October 30, 2013 • 3:00 PM

Meyerson Conference Room, WCH 4.118


Murakami Haruki, World Literature, and Kafka on the Shore

Wednesday, October 23, 2013 • 3:00 PM

Meyerson Conference Room, WCH 4.118

A talk by Dr. Reiko Abe Auestad, University of Oslo


Networked China: Global Dynamics of Digital Media and Civic Engagement

Saturday, October 19, 2013 • 9:00 AM

Belo Center for New Media - Briefing Room, BMC 5.208

October 18-19, 2013


42nd Annual Southwest Conference on Asian Studies

Saturday, October 19, 2013

Asia Society Texas Center - Houston, Texas

October 18-19, 2013

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"Changing Chinese World Orientation: The Introduction of International Law in Late Qing China"

Friday, October 11, 2013 • 3:30 PM

Meyerson Conference Room, WCH 4.118

A talk by Dr. Rune Svarverud, University of Oslo

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Tengwang Ge: A Case Study of Specific Sites Appearing on Chinese Ceramics in the Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries

Thursday, October 10, 2013 • 4:00 PM

Art Building, Room 1.120

Art History Lecture Series presents John Johnston

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"The Magic of Japanese Rice Cakes"

Wednesday, October 9, 2013 • 3:30 PM

Meyerson Conference Room, WCH 4.118

Devouring Japan Speaker Series - A talk by Dr. Eric Rath

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Devouring Japan Foodie Film Festival

Thursday, October 3, 2013 • 5:30 PM

Mezes B0.306

Film Screening - Sushi:The Global Catch

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Devouring Japan Foodie Film Festival

Thursday, September 12, 2013 • 5:30 PM

MEZES B0.306

Film Screenings - Part of Devouring Japan Seminar

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Troubled Waters: East Asian Contemporary Territorial Disputes Symposium

Friday, September 6, 2013 • 2:00 PM

Avaya Auditorium, POB 2.302 (PLEASE NOTE CHANGE IN BUILDING NAME: ACES IS NOW POB)

Free and Open to the Public


Accordion Concert featuring Mario Pedone and Martina Mai

Sunday, August 4, 2013 • 4:00 PM

Trinity United Methodist Church


The Historical Meaning of Democracy in South Korea in Its Post-Liberation Space and Time

Monday, April 29, 2013 • 3:00 PM

Meyerson Conference Room, WCH 4.118

A talk by Chong Myong Im


Schedule for TransPacific China in the Cold War Conference on Friday, April 19th

Friday, April 19, 2013

AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center


Schedule for TransPacific China in the Cold War Conference on Thursday, April 18th

Thursday, April 18, 2013 • 2:00 PM

AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center


TransPacific China in the Cold War

Thursday, April 18, 2013

AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center

A conference presented by the Institute for Historical Studies, April 18-19,2013


Asian Studies Undergraduate Honors Information Session

Wednesday, April 10, 2013 • 4:00 PM

Meyerson Conference Room, WCH 4.118


The Birth of Insight: Meditation, Modern Buddhism, and the Burmese Monk Ledi

Thursday, April 4, 2013 • 2:00 PM

Meyerson Conference Room, WCH 4.118

A talk by Dr. Erik Braun


CANCELLED: Life, Liberty, and the U.S.-China Relationship with Chen Guangcheng

Monday, April 1, 2013 • 5:30 PM

Francois Auditorium, University of Texas School of Law

A talk by world-renowned Chinese human rights lawyer Chen Guangcheng

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The Changing Game and Policy across the Taiwan Strait

Monday, April 1, 2013 • 2:00 PM

BAT 5.108

A talk by Tzong-Ho Bau

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Literature, Society, and Memory

Wednesday, March 27, 2013 • 3:00 PM

Julius Glickman Conference Center, CLA 1.302B

A talk by Chinese writer Yan Lianke

Yan Lianke

Returning Souls

Tuesday, March 26, 2013 • 5:00 PM

Art Auditorium (ART 1.102)

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"Blossoming Opportunities: Women and Ikebana in Postwar Japan"

Friday, March 22, 2013 • 12:00 PM

GAR 4.100

A talk by CEAS faculty member Nancy Stalker


"Deficient in Commercial Morality"?: Japanese Business Ethics in Comparative Perspective,1870s-1930s"

Tuesday, March 19, 2013 • 3:30 PM

Meyerson Conference Room, WCH 4.118

A talk by Janet Hunter

Professor Janet Hunter

"Ironman is Now Chinese: The Importance of Film Co-Production in Sino-US Digital & Media Joint Ventures"

Monday, February 25, 2013 • 4:00 PM

BMC 5.102

Talk by Aynne Kokas

Aynne Kokas

"Literature and History: From Taipei People to My Father and the Republican China"

Friday, February 22, 2013 • 3:00 PM

Mezes 1.306

A talk by Professor Kenneth Pai

Bai Xianyong (Kenneth Pai)

"Making Home Abroad: Language Practices of Japanese Diaspora in the US and Brazil"

Friday, February 22, 2013 • 12:00 PM

Meyerson Conference Room, WCH 4.118

A panel discussion by Chiho Sunakawa and and Tomoko Sakuma

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"Japan's 3.11 Catastrophe: The Rhetoric of Crisis and Political Change"

Thursday, February 14, 2013 • 12:15 PM

Sid Richardson Hall Room 3.122

A talk by Professor Richard Samuels

Richard Samuels

Humanities Institute Difficult Dialogues: "The Future of Global Education"

Wednesday, February 13, 2013 • 7:00 PM

Santa Rita Suite - Texas Union, 3.502

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Mo Yan, A Stooge or Hero: From Red Sorghum to Red Scare

Tuesday, February 5, 2013 • 3:30 PM

WCH 4.118 - Immediately after the talk, there will be a reception (with pizza), followed by an opportunity for graduate students to speak with Professor Teng informally.

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