East Asian Lunch seminar
Guest lecture by James A. Millward, Georgetown University.
Guest lecture by Yefrem Yefremov, Al-Farabi Kazakh National University.
In this guest lecture, Kathryn Dyt from the Institute of Historical Research in London will give a talk on weather rituals performed by the nineteenth-century Vietnamese court as a way to regulate rainfall and other natural events.
In this guest lecture, Quoc-Thanh Nguyen from the Lyon Institute of East Asian Studies will talk about Vietnamese fishing culture and whale worship. The lecture will include a short documentary film showing.