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5:00 PM Re-Urbanizing Shanghai: Domicide... @ China House
Re-Urbanizing Shanghai: Domicide... @ China House
Oct 8 @ 5:00 PM – 6:30 PM
RSVP at http://goo.gl/AOfCZr This event is sponsored by NYU Department of History and NYU China House. This event is free and open to the public. All are cordially invited. PROFESSOR QIN SHAO Professor Qin Shao is a Shanghai native. Sent to the countryside at the age of 15 during Cultural Revolution, she spent 6 years farming and self-educating, including teaching herself English. Later she pursued higher education in both China and the United States. Professor Shao was a fellow at the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Studies, Harvard University and the International Research Center on Work and Lifecycle in Global History, Humboldt University, Berlin. Other fellowships she received include those from the […]
12:30 PM Asia Law Weekly: Professor Rowen... @ Furman Hall, Room 326
Asia Law Weekly: Professor Rowen... @ Furman Hall, Room 326
Oct 9 @ 12:30 PM – 1:45 PM
Join USALI for a special lunch event with Professor Rowena He. Born and raised in China as a member of the “Tiananmen Generation,” Dr. He moved to Canada in 1998, where she received her Ph.D. from the University of Toronto. Today she teaches at Harvard University, where her seminars on the Tiananmen uprising have earned her a Certificate of Teaching Excellence for three consecutive years. Her book manuscript Tiananmen Exiles: Voices of Struggle for Democracy in China is coming out in paperback and hardcover simultaneously in April 2014 (Palgrave- Macmillan). Her writing has appeared in The Wall Street Journal and The Washington Post and she has been interviewed by The […]
12:30 PM Asia Law Weekly: Tom Kellogg
Asia Law Weekly: Tom Kellogg
Oct 15 @ 12:30 PM – 2:00 PM
Join USALI for a special event with Tom Kellogg , Director of the East Asia Program, Open Society Foundations. Thomas Kellogg is director of the East Asia Program at the Open Society Foundations. He is also a lecturer-in-law at Columbia Law School. At the Open Society Foundations, Kellogg focuses most closely on civil society development, legal reform, and human rights; he also oversees work on a range of other issues, including public health, environmental protection, and media development. Kellogg has written widely on legal reform in China, and has lectured on Chinese law at a number of universities in the United States and China. He has also taught courses on […]
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