Department of Asian Studies, The Louis Frieberg Center for East Asian Studies and Confucius Institute, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem are honored to invite you to the department seminar series - Revolutionary Moments in Asia.
Our schedule for the Fall Semester 2021:
November 10: Prof. Yuri Pines - China’s first revolution? The birth of the total state (4th-3rd centuries BCE)
November 24: Prof. Gideon Shelach-Lavi - The Horseback Riding Revolution and its Dramatic Effects on the History of China and Mongolia
December 8: Prof. Danny Orbach - Lost in Translation? The Strange Military Revolution of Modern Japan
December 22: Prof. Dafna Tzur (Stanford) - The Diary of Anne Frank in North Korea and the Politics of Self-Writing
January 5: Prof. Paul Barclay (Lafayette College), Imperial Japan's Forever War, 1895-1945 - Online lecture
Our schedule for the Spring Semester 2022:
March 23: Dr. Evgenia Lachina, Martial arts as a boundary-marker between military and civilian identities in North Korea
May 11: Dr. Matan Kaminer, Martin Buber Society of Fellows, Karmic reciprocity and the social reproduction of Thai migrant workers in Israel
May 25: Dr. Rotem Geva, Delhi Reborn: Partition and Nation Building in India's Capital
June 8: Dr. Tami Groswald Ozery, Law and Political Economy in Corporate China: Evolution or Revolution in Market Development?
June 22: Mr. Nathan H. Ledbetter, Local Matters: Perceptions of Global "Military Revolutions" from a Japanese Case