Upcoming Events

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

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. |  Alumni House

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

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

Saturday, October 7, 2017

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

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

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

Thursday, October 19, 2017

Seeing Necropolitics: The Work of Death in Philippine Photographs

Lecture: Center for Southeast Asia Studies | October 19 | 12-2 p.m. | 180 Doe Library

Friday, October 20, 2017

Comparative Industrial Policy in the Cybersecurity Industry: Policies, Drivers, and International Implications

Conference/Symposium: Center for Chinese Studies: Institute of East Asian Studies | October 20 | 9 a.m.-6 p.m. | 180 Doe Library

Qigong with Director Eric Siegel

Workshop: Center for Chinese Studies | October 20 | 10-11 a.m. |  UC Botanical Garden

Blown across the Sea: Glass along the Maritime Silk Road

Lecture | October 20 | 2-3:30 p.m. | Sutardja Dai Hall, Banatao Auditorium

Saturday, October 21, 2017

Dwelling In-Between: Korean Americans in the Bay Area

Conference/Symposium: Center for Korean Studies: Other Campus Events | October 21 | 2-6 p.m. |  David Brower Center

Sunday, October 22, 2017

Family Day at the Garden: Japanese Arts and Crafts

Workshop: Center for Japanese Studies | October 22 | 10 a.m.-2 p.m. |  UC Botanical Garden

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Talk by Stéphane Gros: Title TBD

Lecture: Center for Chinese Studies | October 24 | 5-7 p.m. | Stephens Hall, 10 (ISAS Conf. Room)

Wednesday, October 25, 2017

The Afterlife of Migration: Balikbayans and the Return Economy in Contemporary Manila

Lecture: Center for Southeast Asia Studies | October 25 | 4-5:30 p.m. | 180 Doe Library

The Afterlife of Migration: Balikbayans and the Return Economy in Contemporary Manila

Lecture: Center for Southeast Asia Studies | October 25 | 4-5:30 p.m. | 180 Doe Library

Friday, October 27, 2017

Heritage and Community in Asia and Beyond

Conference/Symposium: Center for Chinese Studies | October 27 – 28, 2017 every day | 9 a.m.-4 p.m. | 180 Doe Library

Saturday, October 28, 2017

Heritage and Community in Asia and Beyond

Conference/Symposium: Center for Chinese Studies | October 27 – 28, 2017 every day | 9 a.m.-4 p.m. | 180 Doe Library

Shi-yee Liu and Tamara Bentley on Chen Hongshou

Lecture: Center for Chinese Studies: Institute of East Asian Studies | October 28 | 1 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive, Auditorium

Korean National Gugak Center Creative Traditional Orchestra: Traditional Korean Court and Folk Music

Performing Arts - Music: Center for Korean Studies | October 28 | 3 p.m. |  Zellerbach Hall

Korean National Gugak Center Creative Traditional Orchestra: Traditional Korean Court and Folk Music

Performing Arts - Music: Center for Korean Studies | October 28 | 8 p.m. |  Zellerbach Hall

Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Drive for the Nobel Prize

Conference/Symposium: Center for Japanese Studies | October 31 | 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m. |  International House

Wednesday, November 1, 2017

Drive for the Nobel Prize

Conference/Symposium: Center for Japanese Studies | November 1 | 9 a.m.-5 p.m. |  International House

Sittwe

Film - Documentary: Center for Southeast Asia Studies | November 1 | 5-7 p.m. | 110 Boalt Hall, School of Law

Friday, November 3, 2017

Air/Qi Connections: Notes from the History of Science and Medicine

Colloquium: Center for Chinese Studies | November 3 | 4-6 p.m. | Faculty Club, Heyns Room

The Mongols and the Changing Patterns of Indian Ocean Connections

Lecture: Center for Chinese Studies: Institute of East Asian Studies: Mongolia Initiative: Center for Southeast Asia Studies | November 3 | 5-7 p.m. |  Alumni House

Saturday, November 4, 2017

Jin Teok: Pioneer of Korean Fashion

Lecture: Center for Korean Studies: Other Campus Events | November 4 | 2-3:30 p.m. | Asian Art Museum, Samsung Hall

Tuesday, November 7, 2017

Slow Accretion: Producing Harm in Ulaanbaatar’s Air Pollution Crisis

Lecture: Institute of East Asian Studies: Mongolia Initiative | November 7 | 4 p.m. | 180 Doe Library

Thursday, November 9, 2017

Market Entanglements: Fortune and Risk in a Chinese Bubble

Colloquium: Center for Chinese Studies | November 9 | 4-6 p.m. | 180 Doe Library

Monday, November 13, 2017

Seminar 211, Economic History: Checks, Balances and Autocracy: Historical Evidence from China

Seminar: Center for Chinese Studies | November 13 | 2-4 p.m. | 597 Evans Hall

Design Field Notes: Andre Yousefi

Seminar: Center for Chinese Studies | November 13 | 4-5 p.m. | 220 Jacobs Hall

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

China’s Hong Kong SAR at 20: Interdisciplinary Perspectives

Conference/Symposium: Center for Chinese Studies | November 14 | 1-6 p.m. | 180 Doe Library

Thursday, November 16, 2017

Friday, November 17, 2017

Qigong with Director Eric Siegel

Workshop: Center for Chinese Studies | November 17 | 10-11 a.m. |  UC Botanical Garden

Thursday, November 30, 2017

State-Building And Political Development In US Foreign Policy

Lecture: Center for Japanese Studies | November 30 | 5-6:30 p.m. | Alumni House, Toll Room

Sunday, December 3, 2017

The Four Treasures of Brush Painting: Plum Blossoms

Workshop: Center for Chinese Studies | December 3 | 9:30 a.m.-2 p.m. |  UC Botanical Garden

Tuesday, December 5, 2017

Golden Mountain, Iron Heap: A Poetic Ethnography of Extraction in Eastern Mongolia

Lecture: Institute of East Asian Studies: Mongolia Initiative | December 5 | 4 p.m. | 180 Doe Library

Wednesday, December 6, 2017

Trans-Regionalism and Economic Co-Dependency across the South China Sea

Lecture: Center for Chinese Studies | December 6 | 5-6:30 p.m. | 180 Doe Library

Friday, December 8, 2017

Qigong with Director Eric Siegel

Workshop: Center for Chinese Studies | December 8 | 10-11 a.m. |  UC Botanical Garden

Saturday, December 9, 2017

Korean Fashion from the Joseon Dynasty to Today

Lecture: Center for Korean Studies: Other Campus Events | December 9 | 2-3:30 p.m. | Asian Art Museum, Samsung Hall

Sunday, January 28, 2018

The Four Treasures of Brush Painting: Bamboo

Workshop: Center for Chinese Studies | January 28 | 9:30 a.m.-2 p.m. |  UC Botanical Garden

Exhibits and Ongoing Events

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

Exhibit - Painting: Center for Korean Studies | September 13 – December 10, 2017 every day |  Mills College Art Museum

Couture Korea

Exhibit - Multimedia: Center for Korean Studies: Other Campus Events | November 3, 2017 – February 4, 2018 every day | Asian Art Museum, First Floor Special Exhibition Gallery