Upcoming Events

Monday, March 20, 2017

Donald Trump is No Friend of Taiwan

Lecture: Center for Chinese Studies: Institute of East Asian Studies | March 20 | 4 p.m. |  Doe Library

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Queuing into the Afterlife: The Politics of Branding Buryat Buddhism

Lecture: Center for Buddhist Studies: Institute of East Asian Studies: Mongolia Initiative | March 21 | 4 p.m. | 180 Doe Library

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Everyday Ironies: Mao Badges as the Biggest Consumer Fad in History

Colloquium: Center for Chinese Studies | March 22 | 4-6 p.m. | 180 Doe Library

The Study of Contacts Between Cultures: The Case of Sino-European Encounters in the Seventeenth Century

Lecture: Center for Chinese Studies | March 22 | 5-7 p.m. | Stephens Hall, Geballe Room (220 Stephens Hall)

Thursday, March 23, 2017

Translating Religion and Theology in Europe and Asia: East to West

Conference/Symposium | March 23 | 9 a.m.-5 p.m. | Stephens Hall, Geballe Room

Enmity, Amity, Comity, Normality, Abnormality: Korea-U.S. Relations in the Post Geun-hye, Post Obama Era

Lecture: Center for Korean Studies: Institute of East Asian Studies | March 23 | 12 p.m. | 180 Doe Library

Friday, March 24, 2017

Translating Religion and Theology in Europe and Asia: East to West

Conference/Symposium | March 24 | 9 a.m.-5 p.m. | Stephens Hall, Geballe Room

Mongolian Throat-singing Concert

Performing Arts - Music | March 24 | 7 p.m. |  International House

Saturday, March 25, 2017

Workshop on Tannishō Commentarial Materials

Conference/Symposium: Center for Japanese Studies | March 25 – 27, 2017 every day |  Jodo Shinshu Center

Sunday, March 26, 2017

Workshop on Tannishō Commentarial Materials

Conference/Symposium: Center for Japanese Studies | March 25 – 27, 2017 every day |  Jodo Shinshu Center

Monday, March 27, 2017

Workshop on Tannishō Commentarial Materials

Conference/Symposium: Center for Japanese Studies | March 25 – 27, 2017 every day |  Jodo Shinshu Center

Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Easing Trilateral Tensions in East Asia: Is the Media's Coverage a Help or a Hindrance?

Conference/Symposium: Center for Korean Studies | March 28 | 4-6 p.m. | Haydn Williams Conference Room, 8th floor

Monday, April 3, 2017

Mongolian Archaeology: New Discoveries, New Concerns

Conference/Symposium: Institute of East Asian Studies: Mongolia Initiative | April 3 | 9:30 a.m.-6 p.m. | 180 Doe Library

Tuesday, April 4, 2017

Stop THAAD in Korea – Launch of National Tour

Colloquium: Center for Korean Studies | April 4 | 7-8:30 p.m. |  University Lutheran Chapel

Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Thursday, April 6, 2017

Five Tables of Japanese Seasons

Miscellaneous: Center for Japanese Studies | April 6 | 4-7 p.m. |  Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive

Dangerous Belief? Xin 信 in Occult Anecdotes in Tang and Song China: Berkeley Public Theology Lecture

Lecture: Center for Chinese Studies | April 6 | 5-7 p.m. | Stephens Hall, Geballe Room 220

Gamushara (Live Recklessly)

Film - Documentary: Center for Japanese Studies | April 6 | 6:30 p.m. | 142 Dwinelle Hall

Friday, April 7, 2017

On Belonging: Gender, Sexuality, and Identity in Japan

Conference/Symposium: Center for Japanese Studies | April 7 | 2 p.m. | Stephens Hall, Geballe Room, The Doreen B. Townsend Center for the Humanities

The Bishan Project: 2010-2016

Colloquium: Center for Chinese Studies | April 7 | 4-6 p.m. | 180 Doe Library

Saturday, April 8, 2017

On Belonging: Gender, Sexuality, and Identity in Japan

Conference/Symposium: Center for Japanese Studies | April 8 | 9:45 a.m. | Stephens Hall, Geballe Room, The Doreen B. Townsend Center for the Humanities

Sunday, April 9, 2017

Looking at Okinawa: Race, Gender, Nation

Conference/Symposium: Center for Japanese Studies | April 9 | 10 a.m.-4 p.m. | Moffitt Undergraduate Library, 340 (BCMN Commons Seminar Room)

Monday, April 10, 2017

The Birth of Chinese Feminism: Essential Texts in Transnational Theory

Panel Discussion: Center for Chinese Studies | April 10 | 4-6 p.m. | 180 Doe Library

ARCH Lecture: Kazuyo Sejima

Lecture: Center for Japanese Studies | April 10 | 6:30-8 p.m. |  Zellerbach Hall

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Reconsidering and Re-Framing Taiwan and its History: Aborigines, Colonial Rulers and Democratization

Lecture: Center for Chinese Studies: Institute of East Asian Studies | April 12 | 12 p.m. | 180 Doe Library

Supporting Students From China at UC Berkeley

Workshop: Center for Chinese Studies | April 12 | 1:30-4:30 p.m. | International House, Home Room

Japanese Language Resources

Information Session: Center for Japanese Studies | April 12 | 2-3:30 p.m. | 341 East Asian Library

Project Pengyou U.S.-China Career Panel

Panel Discussion: Center for Chinese Studies | April 12 | 7-9 p.m. | 106 Moffitt Undergraduate Library

Thursday, April 13, 2017

Roots of the Mongolian State: Genghis Khan's Survival and Pragmatism as Related in the Secret History of the Mongols

Lecture: Institute of East Asian Studies: Mongolia Initiative | April 13 | 4 p.m. | 223 Moses Hall

Cinema Beyond Melodrama: Lee Chang-dong and Divine Justice

Colloquium: Center for Korean Studies | April 13 | 4 p.m. | 180 Doe Library

Friday, April 14, 2017

The Quest for a Voice: Revisiting Asia’s Democratic Revolt

Conference/Symposium: Center for Chinese Studies: Center for Korean Studies: Institute of East Asian Studies: Mongolia Initiative | April 14 | 2-6 p.m. | 180 Doe Library

Saving Mes Aynak: A Film by Brent E. Huffman: Filmscreening and Discussion with Filmmaker

Film - Documentary: Center for Buddhist Studies | April 14 | 3-5 p.m. | 160 Kroeber Hall

Life After Life (Zhi fan ye mao) | Zhang Hangyi | China, 2016

Film - Feature: Center for Chinese Studies | April 14 | 4 p.m. |  Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive

Monday, April 17, 2017

Korean Language Resources

Information Session: Center for Korean Studies | April 17 | 2-3:30 p.m. | 341 East Asian Library

Understanding Taiwanese History by Reading LGBT Literature

Colloquium: Center for Chinese Studies | April 17 | 4-6 p.m. | 180 Doe Library

Panel discussion - A Tomb for Khun Srun

Panel Discussion | April 17 | 4:30-5:45 p.m. | Dwinelle Hall, 341, DSSEAS Library, Level F/G

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

China and Global Governance: What Have We Learnt So Far?

Lecture: Center for Chinese Studies: Institute of East Asian Studies | April 18 | 12:30 p.m. | 180 Doe Library

One Belt, One Road: Remaking Eurasia?

Panel Discussion: Center for Chinese Studies: Institute of East Asian Studies | April 18 | 3:30-5:30 p.m. | 180 Doe Library

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Documentary Film Screening: Island of Shadows: The Struggle for Worker’s Rights in South Korea

Film - Documentary: Center for Korean Studies | April 19 | 7-9:30 p.m. |  University Lutheran Chapel

Friday, April 21, 2017

Stanford-Berkeley Graduate Student Conference in Premodern Chinese Humanities

Conference/Symposium: Center for Chinese Studies | April 21 | 9 a.m.-5 p.m. | 510A IEAS conference room

Seeing Like the Nation: Battlefield Tourism and Conflicts of Memory in the Japanese Empire

Colloquium: Center for Japanese Studies | April 21 | 5 p.m. | Kroeber Hall, Gifford Room, 221

Saturday, April 22, 2017

Stanford-Berkeley Graduate Student Conference in Premodern Chinese Humanities

Conference/Symposium: Center for Chinese Studies | April 22 | 9 a.m.-5 p.m. | 510A IEAS conference room

Monday, April 24, 2017

Reading Technopoetic Japan

Colloquium: Center for Japanese Studies | April 24 | 2:30 p.m. | 142 Dwinelle Hall

China’s Economic Statecraft Toward Myanmar and North Korea

Colloquium: Center for Chinese Studies: Institute of East Asian Studies | April 24 | 4-6 p.m. | 180 Doe Library

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Still Tomorrow

Film - Documentary: Center for Chinese Studies | April 25 | 7-10 p.m. | 142 Dwinelle Hall

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Western Language Resources for East Asian Studies

Information Session: Center for Chinese Studies: Center for Korean Studies: Center for Japanese Studies: Center for Buddhist Studies: Institute of East Asian Studies: Other Campus Events: Mongolia Initiative | April 26 | 2-3:30 p.m. | 341 East Asian Library

Thursday, April 27, 2017

Interdisciplinary Approaches to Early Korea

Conference/Symposium: Center for Korean Studies | April 27 | 10 a.m.-6 p.m. | 180 Doe Library

Sunday, April 30, 2017

CAA Chinese Chapter 2017 Spring Banquet

Social Event: Center for Chinese Studies | April 30 | 6-9 p.m. |  Peony Restaurant

Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Buddhist Sectarianism in Burma’s Last Kingdom

Colloquium: Center for Buddhist Studies | May 2 | 5-6:30 p.m. | 180 Doe Library

Wednesday, May 3, 2017

Interpreting Communal Violence in Myanmar

Lecture | May 3 | 4-5:30 p.m. | 180 Doe Library | Note change in date

Friday, May 5, 2017

Return of Ten Thousand Dharmas: A Celebration in Honor of Patricia Berger

Conference/Symposium: Center for Chinese Studies | May 5 | 4-6 p.m. | David Brower Center, Goldman Theater

Saturday, May 6, 2017

Return of Ten Thousand Dharmas: A Celebration in Honor of Patricia Berger

Conference/Symposium: Center for Chinese Studies: Center for Buddhist Studies: Institute of East Asian Studies: Mongolia Initiative | May 6 | 9 a.m.-5 p.m. | Faculty Club, Heyns Room

Tuesday, May 9, 2017

Garden Tour: Treasures of the Japanese Collection

Tour/Open House: Center for Japanese Studies | May 9 | 1-2:30 p.m. |  UC Botanical Garden

Sunday, May 14, 2017

Thursday, May 25, 2017

FULL: Secret Gardens of Kyoto

Lecture: Center for Japanese Studies | May 25 | 6-8 p.m. |  UC Botanical Garden

Saturday, June 10, 2017

Thursday, June 15, 2017

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

2017 Seoul National University-UC Berkeley Korean Studies Graduate Student Conference

Conference/Symposium: Center for Korean Studies | June 20 | 9 a.m.-6 p.m. | Seoul National University, Asia Center Building, Room 230

Thursday, July 6, 2017

Bobbleheads in Seoul: Conversing with Young-Hae Chang Heavy Industries

Lecture: Center for Korean Studies: Other Campus Events | July 6 | 7-8 p.m. | Asian Art Museum, Samsung Hall

Saturday, July 8, 2017

Folk Textiles of Japan: Plant Fibers and Dyes with Yoshiko Wada

Lecture: Center for Japanese Studies | July 8 | 10 a.m.-12 p.m. |  UC Botanical Garden

Saturday, July 15, 2017

Mongolia excursion July 15-26, 2017

Tour/Open House: Mongolia Initiative | July 15 |  Mongolia

Saturday, August 5, 2017

Asian Youth Orchestra with Sarah Chang, Violin: Richard Pontzious, conductor

Performing Arts - Music: Center for Chinese Studies | August 5 | 8 p.m. |  Zellerbach Hall

Thursday, August 24, 2017

High and Low

Film - Feature | August 24 | 7 p.m. |  Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive

Tuesday, August 29, 2017

A Conversation with Min Seok Ahn

Colloquium: Center for Korean Studies: Other Campus Events | August 29 | 5:30-7:30 p.m. |  Morrison Library

Nuclear Deterrence: What is at Stake?

Lecture: Center for Korean Studies: Other Campus Events | August 29 | 6-8:30 p.m. | The Korea Times San Francisco, Inc., Community Hall

Wednesday, August 30, 2017

Samurai Rebellion

Film - Feature | August 30 | 7 p.m. |  Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive

Thursday, August 31, 2017

Paper Tigers, Hidden Dragons: Firms and the Political Economy of China's Technological Development

Colloquium: Center for Chinese Studies | August 31 | 4-6 p.m. | 180 Doe Library

Thursday, September 7, 2017

Locations of Reflexivity: South Korean Community Activism and its Affective Promise for Solidarity

Colloquium: Center for Chinese Studies: Center for Korean Studies | September 7 | 4 p.m. | 180 Doe Library

“The Crown Jewel of our Realm:” The Forgotten Story of Künzang Chöling, a Tibetan Buddhist Nunnery in Nepal

Lecture: Center for Buddhist Studies | September 7 | 5-6:30 p.m. | Wheeler Hall, Maude Fife Room, 315

Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Seminar 221, Industrial Organization: ​"Playing Checkers in Chinatown"

Seminar: Center for Chinese Studies | September 12 | 4:10-5:30 p.m. | 648 Evans Hall

Friday, September 15, 2017

The Road to Sleeping Dragon: Learning China from the Ground Up

Colloquium: Center for Chinese Studies | September 15 | 4-6 p.m. | 180 Doe Library

Risk Communication and Post-disaster Tourism Recovery: Evidence from the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Disaster

Conference/Symposium: Center for Japanese Studies | September 15 | 5-6:30 p.m. | Kroeber Hall, Gifford Room, 221

Saturday, September 16, 2017

Exhibition Opening: In-Between Places: Korean American Artists in the Bay Area

Special Event: Center for Korean Studies: Other Campus Events | September 16 | 6-8 p.m. |  Mills College Art Museum