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Study Session for Asian Studies Majors

Monday, December 8, 2014 • 9:00 AM

WCH 4.118 Meyerson Conference Room


Contemporary Japanese Film Screening: Rebirth (2011)

Tuesday, December 2, 2014 • 5:00 PM

Texas Union Theatre


“Perceiving Politics: Art, Protest, and Everyday Life in early 1960s Japan.”

Friday, November 21, 2014 • 3:30 PM

Meyerson Conference Room


Nathan Tabor's Dissertation Defense

Tuesday, November 18, 2014 • 1:00 PM

WCH 4.118 Meyerson Conference Room


"Watching a Wedding in 1735: A Chinese Painting of a Wedding Procession in the Bibliotheque Nationale, Paris"

Friday, November 14, 2014 • 4:30 PM

Doty Fine Arts Building, Rm. 2.204


Contemporary Japanese Film Screening: Someday (2011) and The Summit (2009)

Tuesday, November 11, 2014 • 3:30 PM

Texas Union Theatre


Graduate Fall Festival

Friday, October 31, 2014 • 12:00 PM

WCH 4.118 Meyerson Conference Room


"Educating the Chinese Individual: A Case of Authoritarian Individualization?”

Wednesday, October 29, 2014 • 3:00 PM

Meyerson Conference Room


Contemporary Japanese Film Screening: Abacus and Sword (2010)

Tuesday, October 28, 2014 • 3:00 PM

Texas Union Theatre


"Dark Samurai"

Monday, October 27, 2014 • 3:30 PM

Meyerson Conference Room


"How East Asians Understand Democracy"

Tuesday, October 7, 2014 • 12:30 PM

BAT 5.108



Japanese and Korean Language materials at the University of Texas

Thursday, October 2, 2014 • 3:00 PM

Perry Castañeda Library PCL 4.102


Vibha Shetiya's Dissertation Defense

Wednesday, October 1, 2014 • 1:00 PM

Meyerson Conference Room (WCH 4.118)


"The Korea Exception: Locating Land Mines in the InterKorean Borderlands"

Friday, September 26, 2014 • 3:30 PM

Meyerson Conference Room


South Asia Institute hosts Book Launch Celebration: Rigveda by Joel Brereton and Stephanie Jamison

Thursday, September 25, 2014 • 3:00 PM

Meyerson Conference Room (WCH 4.118)


"Chinese Migration to the EU Periphery: New Survey Data from Hungary and Portugal"

Friday, September 19, 2014 • 3:30 PM

Meyerson Conference Room



“Iron Lotus: The Story of Sophia Zhu Tierong”

Friday, September 19, 2014 • 12:00 PM

GAR 1.102


Library Tour for South Asia students

Wednesday, September 3, 2014 • 1:00 PM

PCL Main Lobby


Welcome reception for new graduate students

Tuesday, August 19, 2014 • 1:00 PM

Meyerson Conference Room (WCH 4.118)


New Graduate Student Orientation

Tuesday, August 19, 2014 • 2:00 PM

WCH 4.118 Meyerson Conference Room


Peter Knapczyk's Dissertation Defense

Friday, August 8, 2014 • 1:00 PM

WCH 4.118 Meyerson Conference Room


Dean Accardi's dissertation defense

Thursday, July 3, 2014 • 1:00 PM

WCH 4.118 Meyerson Conference Room


Urdu Placement Exam

Friday, April 25, 2014 • 3:00 PM

Mezes 1.202


Emilia Bachrach's Dissertation Defense

Friday, April 18, 2014 • 10:00 AM

WCH 4.118 Meyerson Conference Room


Rakugo with Katsura Sunshine: Japanese ‘Sit-Down’ Comedy in English

Wednesday, April 16, 2014 • 5:30 PM

Avaya Auditorium, POB 2.302

Rakugo with Katsura Sunshine: Japanese ‘Sit-Down’ Comedy in English

Film Screening: Life of Pi

Saturday, April 12, 2014 • 1:30 PM

Galaxy Highland Theatre 10

Film Screening: Life of Pi

Maeri Megumi's Dissertation Defense

Wednesday, April 9, 2014 • 11:00 AM

WCH 4.118 Meyerson Conference Room


Globalization, Social Class, and Hegemonic Masculinity among Young Men in South Korea

Tuesday, April 8, 2014 • 3:30 PM

Meyerson Conference Room, WCH 4.118


China and Chips: High-Speed Change in China's Semiconductor Industry, 1985-2005

Friday, April 4, 2014 • 3:30 PM

Meyerson Conference Room, WCH 4.118


Yokohama, 1858-60: Reconsidering the Origins of Globalization in Japan

Friday, March 21, 2014 • 3:30 PM

Meyerson Conference Room, WCH 4.118


Buddhism’s Boundaries

Saturday, March 1, 2014

Meyerson Conference Room, WCH 4.118

Buddhism’s Boundaries

Sinoglossia: Taiwan, China, and Beyond

Friday, February 28, 2014 • 9:00 AM

(Friday) SAC 1.106 and (Saturday) POB 2.402


Devouring Japan Conference

Friday, February 21, 2014

CLA 1.302E


Independent Study and Research for Graduate Students

Monday, February 17, 2014 • 2:00 PM

WCH 4.118 Meyerson Conference Room


Brown Bag Chat on Teaching English in Taiwan with Kelly Daniels, UT Alum Class of 2012

Monday, February 17, 2014 • 11:15 AM

Meyerson Conference Room, WCH 4.118


“Not War/Not Peace: The 60-Year-Old Korean Armistice Under a Nuclear Shadow"

Friday, February 7, 2014 • 5:00 PM

Meyerson Conference Room, WCH 4.118


Transcultural Lenses on Islam DELAYED AND RELOCATED

Friday, February 7, 2014 • 12:00 PM

SAC 3.112 Balcony Room B


Roundtable Chat with Kevyn Kennedy on the Business Culture in China

Friday, January 31, 2014 • 2:30 PM

Meyerson Conference Room, WCH 4.118

Roundtable Chat with Kevyn Kennedy on the Business Culture in China

Public Talk by Pakistani Author and Journalist Mohammed Hanif

Friday, January 24, 2014 • 6:30 PM

Avaya Auditorium, ACES 2.302

Public Talk by Pakistani Author and Journalist Mohammed Hanif

"The Future of Korea-US Relations" by Ambassador Park Suk-Bum, Consulate General of the Republic of Korea in Houston

Wednesday, January 22, 2014 • 3:30 PM

Meyerson Conference Room, WCH 4.118