Classical Ideals and Historical Realities: Approaches to Chinese Pasts and Present


Classical Ideals and Historical Realities: Approaches to Chinese Pasts and Present

Taiwan Confucius Temple (photo: Tainan City Government Cultural Affairs Bureau)


Taiwan Studies Lectureship Inaugural Forum


Friday, March 13, 2015
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
UCLA Faculty Center
Hacienda Room



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The UCLA Asia Institute and the Dean of Humanities announce
the inaugural Taiwan Studies Lectureship program

Fan-Sen Wang
Vice President, Academia Sinica
Distinguished Research Fellow and Former Director, Institute of History and Philology 
The Uses of the Classics: Late Imperial China to the Present 

Benjamin Elman
Gordon Wu '58 Professor of Chinese Studies and Professor of East Asian Studies & History, Princeton University
The Uses of the Past in Modern Chinese Thought

A reception with refreshments will follow at 6–7 p.m.

Please RSVP by March 9.

Photo credit: Tainan City Government Cultural Affairs Bureau

The UCLA Taiwan Studies Lectureship is a joint program of the UCLA Asia Institute and the Dean of Humanities and is made possible with funding from the Department of International and Cross-Strait Education, Ministry of Education, Taiwan, represented by the Education Division, Taipei Economic and Cultural Office in Los Angeles.


Aaron Miller
(310) 825-0007
armiller@international.ucla.edu

Sponsor(s): Center for Chinese Studies, Asia Pacific Center, UCLA Dean of Humanities; Taipei Economic and Cultural Organization in Los Angeles