China both sends and hosts high numbers of international students. Is education a means to become cosmopolitan? How is China's place in the global educational landscape changing after Covid?
The growth of the Greater Bay Area in South China is still heavily reliant on the access to cheap labor. This seminar examines the role of labor brokers in shaping rural-urban labor migration in China.
Open guest lecture by professor Stephen Mitchell from Harvard University.
China’s global economic and political power has expanded. How will China use its new position to change the world? How does the country’s rise change its self-perception?
Shenzhen was declared China’s first special economic zone 40 years ago. Which path does the city take? What is its role as a development model today?
No plans this Sunday evening? Why not cuddle up on your coach with Anand Patwardhan’s disturbing documentary Vivek (Reason)?
This event has been cancelled to prevent spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19). Welcome to a talk with the Hindi poet, cinema lyricist and storyteller Deepak Ramola.
Guest lecture by the famous South Korean Marxist economist, Prof. Jeong Seongjin. It is a part of East Asia Lunch Seminar lecture series.
The lecture deals with the recent changes in the North Korean Constitution which both formalize the concentration of power in Supreme Leader's hands and signify North Korea's abandonment of the erstwhile army-first policy. It will also present an analysis of the recent Pyongyang TV reports.
In Chinese Buddhist art Samantabhadra forms a sacred Trinity along with Mañjuśrī and Vairocana. This Trinity was inspired by the Huayan jing and has been a popular object of worship until present time.
From the late-thirteenth to the mid-nineteenth century, Jining, a prefecture and a regional in southwestern Shandong, underwent immense environmental transformation due to the construction, refurbishment and maintenance of a series of water conservancy works.
Associate Professor Mine Nakipoğlu of Boğaziçi University, Istanbul holds a guest lecture on what the acquisition and processing of irregularities in morphology reveal about rules in the brain.
In this special lecture, poet Kim Yong Taik will be talking about Korean modern poetry, literary history of Korea, as well as his own poetry.
Life after the Listing: The long sought-after World Heritage site and its effects on Christian Communities in Nagasaki.
In this Morgenstierne seminar, Philippa Williams from the Queen Mary University of London will discuss the role of the popular digital chat application in transforming everyday politics in urban India.
There are new challenges for research integrity and there is great change in the way that research is being conducted.
In the geopolitical conflict over the South China Sea, fishers are placed at the centre of Chinese and Vietnamese cartographic imaginations that define the sea either as “Chinese” or “Vietnamese” and hence tie them to the disputed territories of the Paracels and Spratlys.
Welcome to the lecture "Rethinking Japanese "Culture": Anxiety, Identity, and Becoming-Other" by University of Tokyo professor, Tadashi Yanai.
Confucian Dialogue Texts among the Shanghai Museum Manuscripts
An overview of the history of fertilizers in China.