Asian Department Seminar Series Fall 2020

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.

Our schedule for the fall semester of 2020:
November 11 - Yuri Pines, Early Chinese Historiography Reconsidered: The Impact of Paleographic Revolution.
Chair and Discussant: Gidi Shelach

November 25 - Ji-yoon An, Whose Accent? Situating Diasporic Korean Cinema.
Chair and Discussant: Ira Lian

December 2 - Harald Fuess, Cholera and Meiji Japan: Medical Knowledge, International Relations and the Quarantine System.
Chair and Discussant: Danny Orbach

December 9 - Rachel Murphy, Oxford University. The Lives of children in skipped generation families in rural China.

January 20 - Johannes Lotze, "Great Walls and Linguistic Barriers: Nomadic Regimes as Catalysts of Language Study in the Chinese World"
Chair and Discussant: Michal Biran