East Asia Program
Thu, 05/02/2013 - 4:30pm - 11:26pm
The 14th Grad History Colloquium for Spring 2013 will be held on Thursday, May 2, at 4:30pm, AD White 110.
Noriaki Hoshino will discuss his paper "Racial Contact across the Pacific and the Creation of Minzoku in the Japanese Empire."
All interested persons are welcome to attend.
All Grad History Colloquium papers will be available on Blackboard under HIST 6005. A small number of papers will be available in 450 McGraw Hall.
Thu, 10/17/2013 - Sat, 10/19/2013
Indiana Foreign Language Teachers Association announces its 2013 Conference: Fuel Their Future with Languages
Date: October 17 - 19, 2013
Location: Indianapolis, ID.
Keynote Speaker: Sheraton Keystone
For more information, conference registration, call for proposals guidelines, and creative project contest, please visit
Fri, 10/04/2013 - Sat, 10/05/2013
The Foreign Language Association of Virginia announces its 2013 Conference: Go Global.
Dates: October 4 - 5, 2013
Location: 6945 Pocahontas Trail, Williamsburg, Virginia
For more conference information, please visit
Sat, 06/22/2013 - 8:30am - 3:30pm
"National Standards and the 5 Cs: Articulatory Applications between K-12 and College"
Dr. Scott McGinnis
Cornell University, The Department of Asian Studies, The East Asia Program, and IMPAC are pleased to announce the East Asian Language Workshop to be held on the Cornell campus in Ithaca, NY on June 22, 2012.
Noyes Language Resource Center - http://lrc.cornell.edu/
Tue, 04/23/2013 - 4:30pm - 6:30pm
The presentation will be given in Chinese, and Professor Chen Jian (Cornell History) will serve as the interpreter.
Madam Zhang is Professor of History and Chancellor Emeritus of East China Normal University, and a Senior Research Fellow at the Harvard-Yenching Institute (2012-2013).
Guerlac Room, AD White House
Thu, 04/18/2013 - 10:30am - 1:30pm
The Taisho period (1912-1926) in Japan is known as a time of social and political liberalism. It also marks the beginning of Japan's imperial history in continental East Asia. This workshop approaches the intellectual history of this juncture and its reverberations today.
Asian Studies Lounge, 374 Rockefeller Hall
Tue, 05/21/2013 - 9:00am - 4:00pm
CALICO Conference 2013
Navigating the Complexities of Language Learning in the Digital Age
May 21-25, 2013
Design, Delivery, Teaching and Evaluation of Basic Online Language Learning
Tues, May 21, 2013
9:00am - 4:00pm
Tue, 04/09/2013 - 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Transnationalism Inside Out and Outside In: Border and Cultural Translation.
Mon, 04/22/2013 - 12:15pm - 1:30pm
A lunch talk on the current territorial disputes in East Asia.
Jian Chen is the Michael J. Zak Chair of History for U.S. China Relations at Cornell University. His publications, both in English and China, are Mao’s China and the Cold War and China’s Road to the Korean War: The Making of Sino-American Confrontation.Chen shared honors for the 2005 Emmy Award for Outstanding Achievement in News and Documentary Research for ‘Declassified: Nixon in China’.
Mon, 04/22/2013 - 4:30pm - 6:30pm
With the December 2012 election of the Abe administration in Japan, the East Asian region has seen an intensification of the territorial claims and counterclaims to islands, islets, and rocks scattered across the East China Sea, Yellow Sea, the Japan Sea and the South China Sea.