Past Events - 2010

Friday, January 29, 2010
Brownbag Seminar: "Zen-Boy Ikkyu"

by Melissa Curley, Assistant Prof. of Religious Studies, University of Iowa
12:00 - 1:30 pm
302 Schaeffer Hall, UI Campus

Friday, February 26, 2010
Brown Bag Seminar: "A View from the Mountains: A Differing Perspective on Japanese Tradition"

By Scott Schnell, Associate Prof. of Anthropology, the University of Iowa
12:00 -1:30 pm
117 MacBride Hall, UI Campus

Friday, March 12, 2010
Brown Bag Seminar: Household Registration System in China

by Dongwang Liu, CAPS Assistant Director and Adjunct Assistant Prof. Anthropology, The University of Iowa
12:00 - 1:30 pm
1117 University Capitol Centre, UI Campus

Friday, April 9, 2010
Brown Bag Seminar: "Domestic Politics and Foreign Policy Making in East Asia"

By Mary McCarthy, Assistant Professor of Politics and International Studies, Drake University
12:00 - 1:30 pm
302 Schaeffer Hall, UI Campus

Friday, April 16, 2010
Public Lecture: "The Politics of Emotion and Statehood in North Korea: An Analysis of Arirang Festival"

By Hyang-Jin Jung, Professor of Anthropology, Seoul National University
4:00 pm
302 Schaeffer Hall, UI Campus

Friday, April 30, 2010
Brown Bag Seminar: Financial Change and Varieties of Asian Capitalism: The Politics of Chinese and India Securities Finance Compared

by Matthew Rudolph, Visiting Assistant Professor, Georgetown University (Washington, DC)
12:00 - 1:15 pm
1117 University Capital Centre, UI Campus

Thursday-Saturday, May 6-8, 2010
International Symposium: "From Area Studies to Transregional Studies: Contours of Globalization in Asia's Re-integration"

9:00 am - 6:00 pm
1117 University Capitol Centre, UI Campus

Monday, September 13, 2010
The Myth of McDonaldization: Globalization and Culture Change in a Japanese Community

By Keith Brown, Professor of Anthropology, University of Pittsburgh
4:00 p.m.
302 Schaeffer Hall, UI Campus

Saturday, September 25, 2010
CAPS Annual Reception

4:00 p.m.
844 Evergreen Court, Iowa City

Wednesday, October 20, 2010
Defending South Korean Education Migration Mothers and Humanizing Global Children: Memoir/Manuals of Pre-College Study Abroad

By Jiyeon Kang, UI Assistant Professor of Communication Studies
12:15 p.m.
1117 University Capitol Centre, UI Campus

Wednesday, November 3, 2010
Land Stratification in Northeast China: State Institution and Individual Agency, 1870-1906

By Shuang Chen, Assistant Professor of History Dept., University of Iowa
12:15 p.m.
1117 University Capitol Centre, UI Campus

Friday, December 3, 2010
Pornography and Censorship in Japanese Slasher Films

By Miri Nakamura, Assistant Prof. of Japanese, Wesleyan University
4:00 p.m.
101 Becker Communication Studies Building, UI Campus