2011-2012

"Cultures in Contact" (2011-2012)

June 13, 2012

Cultures in Contact Series: The Life of Shen Hung 洪深 (1894-1955): Pioneer Author, Actor, and Producer of Modern Drama

  • ICS Lecture in Chinese
  • Qian Hong (洪钤), Daughter of Hong Shen (a.k.a. Shen HUNG)
  • flyer

May 31, 2012
Cultures in Contact Series: Narrative as Therapy: Stories of Breast Cancer by Xi Xi and Bi Shumin

  • ICS Lecture
  • Howard Choy, Associate Professor, Chinese Language and Cultural Studies, Wittenberg University

May 29, 2012
Cultures in Contact Series: US - China Relations Discussion

  • ICS Lecture - Co-sponsored by: The Asia Foundation

May 25, 2012
Cultures in Contact Series: Art of Artifice: Advertisements in Contemporary Chinese Art

  • ICS Lecture
  • Peggy Wang, Assistant Professor, Art History, Denison University

May 18, 2012
Cultures in Contact Series: Of Confrontation and Confluence

  • ICS Lecture
  • Yao Chen, Assistant Professor, Music, Illinois State University

May 11, 2012
Cultures in Contact Series: Trauma and Displacement in Wartime China, 1937-1945: The Experiences of Wartime Mobility 

  • ICS Lecture
  • Parks Coble, James L. Sellers Professor, History, University of Nebraska-Lincoln

May 8, 2012
Cultures in Contact Series: Entangled Guanxi: Tracing State-Society Relations through Food Safety Control in China

  • ICS Lecture
  • Yu Huang, Lecturer, Anthropology, University of Washington, Seattle

May 5, 2012
ICS Graduate Forum: The Fashioning of New Cultural Spaces: Between Performance, Print, and Visuality in Late Imperial and Republican China - flyer
- Organizer: Patricia Sieber, Dept. of E. Asian Languages & Literatures

  • ICS Graduate Forum - Co-sponsored by: Department of East Asian Languages and Literatures (DEALL)
  • Invited speaker: Shang Wei, Associate Professor, East Asian Languages and Cultures, Columbia University

May 4, 2012
Cultures in Contact Series, in conjunction with the ICS Graduate Forum: The Grand Prospect Garden and Its Visual Representations, 1791-1919 - flyer

  • ICS Lecture - Co-sponsored by: Asian Languages and Literatures
  • Wei Shang, Professor, Chinese Culture, Columbia University

April 27, 2012
Cultures in Contact Series: Memorializing Marital Intimacy: Writings of Sun Xingyan

  • ICS Lecture
  • Weijing Lu, Associate Professor, History, University of California, San Diego

April 20, 2012
Cultures in Contact Series: Toward A Grammar of Classical Chinese Poetry: Probing the Secret of Poetic Vision

  • ICS Lecture
  • Mr. Zong-ci Cai, Professor, East Asian Languages and Cultures, University of Illinois at Urbana

April 6, 2012
Cultures in Contact Series: The Culture of Water Pollution Control in Rural China

  • ICS Lecture

March 30, 2012
Cultures in Contact Series: Faith in History/Faith as History: Biography and Hagiography in Early China

  • ICS Lecture

March 16 -17, 2012
Cultures in Contact Series: Workshop on Innovations in Cantonese Linguistics with keynote speakers, Anne Yue-Hashimoto (University of Washington, Alan C.L. Yu (University of Chicago) and Benjamin Ts'ou (Hong Kong Institute of Education) - WICL Program (or WICL Program Booklet)

March 9, 2012
Cultures in Contact Series: Xiaomei Chen

  • ICS Media Briefing

Feb. 24, 2012
Cultures in Contact Series: Collaborative Digital Technology in China on Tibetan Culture

  • ICS Media Briefing

Feb. 17, 2012
Cultures in Contact Series: Narratives as Therapy: Stories of Breast Cancer by Bi Shumin and Xi Xi

  • ICS Lecture

Feb. 10, 2012
ICS Graduate Forum: Making Modernity in Twentieth Century Chinese Art - flyer
- Organizer: Julia Andrews, Department of Art History

  • ICS Graduate Forum

Feb. 6, 2012
Cultures in Contact Series: Postmodernism, Literature and Chinese Consumer Culture 

  • ICS Lecture

Feb. 3, 2012
Cultures in Contact Series: Symbols and Rituals: An Illustrated Introduction to the Civilizations of Guizhou's Mountains

  • ICS Lecture
  • Zhang Xiaosong, Professor, Anthropology, Guizhou Normal University

Feb. 2, 2012
Film: Close to the Sun
Film-screening with director Chou Chou

  • ICS Film

Jan. 27, 2012
Cultures in Contact Series: "Men, Make-up and Chinese Modernity: Chen Diexian's Recipes for Manufacturing Success in the Woman's World (Nvzi shijie) (1915)" 

  • ICS Lecture

Jan. 6, 2012
Cultures in Contact Series: Narrative as Therapy: Stories of Breast Cancer by Xi Xi and Bi Shumin

  • ICS Lecture
  • Howard Y.F. Choy, Associate Professor, Chinese Language & Literature, Wittenberg University

December 2, 2011
Cultures in Contact Series: Confucian Learning as the Qing Ceded to the Republic

  • ICS Lecture
  • Barry Keenan, Professor, History, Denison University

Nov. 16, 2011
Cultures in Contact Series: CHINA Town Hall Featuring Zbigniew Brzezinski, Center for Strategic and International Studies and Jennifer Turner, China Environment Forum, Woodrow Wilson Center

  • ICS Event

November 4, 2011
Cultures in Contact Series: One Music? Two Musics? How Many Musics?: Cognitive Ethnomusicological, Behavioral, and fMRI Study on Vocal and Instrumental Rhythm Processing

  • ICS Lecture
  • Tsun-Hui Hung, Ethnomusicologist, Musicology, The Ohio State University

October 31, 2011
Teach for China Information Session

  • ICS Lecture

October 7, 2011
Cultures in Contact Series: Revisiting History: Personal Experiences in China Centuries Ago : Abstract:

  • ICS Lecture
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