Upcoming Events

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

Sunday, September 17, 2017

Bringing the Outside In: An Introduction to Principles of Chabana

Workshop: Center for Japanese Studies | September 17 | 10-11:30 a.m. |  UC Botanical Garden

Monday, September 18, 2017

Fake News and Information Leaks: Constructing Documentary Authority in Late Imperial China

Colloquium: Center for Chinese Studies | September 18 | 4-6 p.m. | 180 Doe Library

Kyoko Kawamura

Performing Arts - Music: Center for Japanese Studies | September 18 | 8-10 p.m. |  CNMAT (1750 Arch St.)

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Diplomacy, Climate and U.S.-China Relations in the Age of Trump

Lecture: Center for Chinese Studies: Institute of East Asian Studies | September 20 | 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. | Doe Library, Morrison Library

Climate Change and Migration in the Midst of Elusion: Insights from Cambodia

Lecture: Center for Southeast Asia Studies | September 20 | 4-5:30 p.m. | 180 Doe Library

ARCH Lecture: Neri&Hu

Lecture: Center for Chinese Studies | September 20 | 6:30-8 p.m. | 112 Wurster Hall

Thursday, September 21, 2017

We've been here before: ‘America First’ and a Century of Defending Japanese language learning

Colloquium: Center for Japanese Studies | September 21 | 4 p.m. | East Asian Library, Art History Seminar Room

Film Screening: The Bacchus Lady (featuring filmmaker E J-yong)

Film - Feature: Center for Korean Studies | September 21 | 4 p.m. | 180 Doe Library

Maritime Diffusion of Buddhist Philosophical Thought and Art

Lecture | September 21 | 5-6:30 p.m. | 315 Wheeler Hall

Saturday, September 23, 2017

New Traditions: Korean Culture Week Launch

Workshop: Center for Korean Studies: Other Campus Events | September 23 | 2-6 p.m. |  Mils College Art Museum

Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Guangzhou Dream Factory

Film - Documentary: Center for Chinese Studies | September 26 | 4-6 p.m. | 180 Doe Library

ECON 281, International Trade and Finance: “The China Shock Revisited”

Seminar: Center for Chinese Studies | September 26 | 4-6 p.m. | 597 Evans Hall

Celebrating 100 Years of Modern Korean Literature

Conference/Symposium: Center for Korean Studies | September 26 | 5-7 p.m. | Berkeley City Club, Drawing Room

Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Modern Myanmar History and the Crisis of Community, 1948-2017

Lecture: Center for Southeast Asia Studies | September 27 | 4-5:30 p.m. | 180 Doe Library

Thursday, September 28, 2017

Mongolian Buddhism

Conference/Symposium: Center for Chinese Studies: Center for Buddhist Studies: Institute of East Asian Studies: Mongolia Initiative: Tang Center for Silk Road Studies | September 28 – 30, 2017 every day | 180 Doe Library

Buddhist Revelations in Mongolian Contemporary Art: Artist Soyolmaa Davaakhuu in Conversation with Uranchimeg Tsultem

Colloquium: Center for Buddhist Studies: Institute of East Asian Studies: Mongolia Initiative | September 28 | 2-3 p.m. | 180 Doe Library

Country Spotlight: The Life and Times of Korean Cuisine

Colloquium: Center for Korean Studies: Other Campus Events | September 28 | 6-8 p.m. |  Asia Society

Friday, September 29, 2017

Mongolian Buddhism

Conference/Symposium: Center for Chinese Studies: Center for Buddhist Studies: Institute of East Asian Studies: Mongolia Initiative: Tang Center for Silk Road Studies | September 28 – 30, 2017 every day | 180 Doe Library

After Great Disasters: An In-Depth Analysis of How Six Countries Managed Community Recovery

Lecture: Center for Chinese Studies: Center for Japanese Studies | September 29 | 12-1 p.m. | 316 Wurster Hall

South Korea's Five-Year Plan for National Affairs of the Moon Jae-In Administration

Conference/Symposium: Center for Korean Studies: Other Campus Events | September 29 | 5-7 p.m. | 155 Dwinelle Hall

Saturday, September 30, 2017

Mongolian Buddhism

Conference/Symposium: Center for Chinese Studies: Center for Buddhist Studies: Institute of East Asian Studies: Mongolia Initiative: Tang Center for Silk Road Studies | September 28 – 30, 2017 every day | 180 Doe Library

Spring in a Small Town

Film - Feature: Center for Chinese Studies | September 30 | 8 p.m. |  Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive

Sunday, October 1, 2017

Gardening with Chinese Herbs in the Bay Area

Workshop: Center for Chinese Studies | October 1 | 10 a.m.-12 p.m. |  UC Botanical Garden

Monday, October 2, 2017

Wednesday, October 4, 2017

Atrocities in Burma (Myanmar)

Lecture: Center for Southeast Asia Studies | October 4 | 1-2 p.m. | 134 Boalt Hall, School of Law

Rebellion and Repression in China, 1966-1969

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

Thursday, October 5, 2017

Chinese Overseas: Celebrating the Legacy of Scholarship and Collection Treasures at UC Berkeley

Conference/Symposium: Center for Chinese Studies | October 5 | 8:10 a.m.-4 p.m. | Doe Library, Morrison Library (101 Doe Library)

If I can K-Pop dance, I’ll be part of your beauty revolution.

Colloquium: Center for Korean Studies: Other Campus Events | October 5 | 4 p.m. | 180 Doe Library

Friday, October 6, 2017

Saturday, October 7, 2017

100 Years Later: The Russian Revolution and its Consequences

Workshop | October 7 | 9:30 a.m.-5:15 p.m. | 270 Stephens Hall

Bright Day

Film - Feature: Center for Chinese Studies | October 7 | 7:30-9 p.m. |  Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive

Sunday, October 8, 2017

Berkeley China Summit 2017: Technologies and Innovations that Build the Future

Conference/Symposium: Center for Chinese Studies | October 8 | 8:30 a.m.-6 p.m. | Martin Luther King Jr. Student Union, Pauley Ballroom

Monday, October 9, 2017

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

A New Past: Hidden Narratives of the Vietnam War from the North Vietnamese

Lecture: Center for Southeast Asia Studies | October 10 | 4-5:30 p.m. | 180 Doe Library

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Berkeley Writers at Work

Reading - Nonfiction: Center for Southeast Asia Studies | October 11 | 12-1:30 p.m. | Doe Library, 101, Morrison Library

You Can Succeed, Too: Media Theory and Kitsch in Toho's early 1960s popular song films

Colloquium: Center for Japanese Studies | October 11 | 4 p.m. | 180 Doe Library

Thursday, October 12, 2017

Shadow History--Archive and Intermediality in Chinese Cinema: A conference in honor of the Paul Kendel Fonoroff Collection

Conference/Symposium: Center for Chinese Studies | October 12 | 4-6 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum Pacific Film Archive, Osher Theater

Long Live the Missus

Film - Feature: Center for Chinese Studies | October 12 | 7-8:45 p.m. |  Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive

Friday, October 13, 2017

Shadow History--Archive and Intermediality in Chinese Cinema: A conference in honor of the Paul Kendel Fonoroff Collection

Conference/Symposium: Center for Chinese Studies | October 13 | 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m. | 142 Dwinelle Hall

Quest for a Long-Lost Husband

Film - Feature: Center for Chinese Studies | October 13 | 7-8:45 p.m. |  Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive

Saturday, October 14, 2017

Gamelan Sari Raras

Performing Arts - Music: Center for Southeast Asia Studies | October 14 | 7 p.m. |  Hertz Concert Hall

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Playing War: Children and the Paradoxes of Modern Militarism in Japan

Colloquium: Center for Japanese Studies | October 18 | 4 p.m. | 180 Doe Library

New Play Reading Series: TOURIST TRAP by Marie Yuen

Performing Arts - Theater: Center for Chinese Studies | October 18 | 5-7 p.m. | Dwinelle Hall, ROOM B4