Taiwan Studies Events 2017-18


Indigenous Knowledge, Taiwan: Comparative and Relational Perspectives

UCLA-NTNU Taiwan Studies Initiative Conference
Friday, May 11, 2018

Caught between Empires: A Preliminary Observation of the Recent Rise of Nationalism in Taiwan, Okinawa and Hong Kong

Lecture by Rwei-Ren Wu, Academia Sinica
Thursday, March 08, 2018
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Chinese Bodies as Biological Surplus: Plastinated Cadavers and Geopolitical Hierarchies of the Human

Lecture by Ari Larissa Heinrich, UC San Diego
Tuesday, February 27, 2018
5:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Musha 1930: History, Memory, Culture

Taiwan Studies Lectureship Annual Conference
Monday, October 09, 2017


Taiwan Studies Lectureship Events 2016-17


What Makes a Falsified Text Popular? Writing the 1402 Usurpation in Seventeenth-Century China

Taiwan Studies Lecture by Chiung-yun Evelyn Liu, Academia Sinica
Thursday, May 18, 2017
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Zuozhuan in the Context of Warring States Texts

Taiwan Studies Lectureship Annual Conference
Friday, May 12, 2017
9:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Forget Chineseness: On the Geopolitics of Cultural Identification

Taiwan Studies Lecture by Allen Chun, Academia Sinica
Thursday, February 02, 2017
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

The Optical Illusion Revisited: What Happens in Six Months

Taiwan Studies Lecture by Tina Lu, Yale University
Thursday, October 27, 2016
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

My Journey Researching Zuozhuan

Taiwan Studies Lecture by Suching Chang, National Taiwan University
Thursday, October 06, 2016
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM


Taiwan Studies Lectureship Events 2015-16


The Great Myth of Voluminous Chinese Book Production

Taiwan Studies Lecture by Endymion Wilkinson, Harvard University
Tuesday, May 17, 2016
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Desperately Seeking Nana Hsu

Taiwan Studies Lecture by Joseph Allen, University of Minnesota
Friday, May 13, 2016
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Traversing Boundaries: Bridging Asian and Asian American Studies through Critical Mixed Race

Taiwan Studies Lecture by Emma Teng, MIT
Tuesday, May 10, 2016
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

The Female Chieftain's Tribute

Taiwan Studies Lecture by Hu Siao-chen, Academia Sinica
Tuesday, April 12, 2016
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Tensions between Gentry and Merchant Culture: Reconsidering Images and Texts in Qing Period Advertisements

Taiwan Studies Lecture by Wu Jen-Shu, Institute of Modern History, Academia Sinica
Tuesday, March 29, 2016
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Performing Absence, Translating 'China': The Aesthetics of Politics & Identity (De)Construction in Stan Lai's Xiangsheng Plays

Taiwan Studies Lecture by Chun-yen Wang, National Chung Hsing University
Tuesday, February 16, 2016
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Film Screening: My Next Step

With Director Cheuk Cheung
Saturday, January 09, 2016
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Rehistoricizing Kunqu: China's Classical Opera

Taiwan Studies Lectureship Annual Workshop
Friday, January 08, 2016

Confucianism in Everyday Life in Contemporary China

Lecture by Anna Sun, co-sponsored by the UCLA Taiwan Studies Lectureship
Thursday, October 22, 2015
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Taiwan Studies-A Cultural Turn: Diary Studies, Everyday Life, and the Issues of the “Colonial Modern”
Tuesday, October 13, 2015
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

The Afterlives of Han Historiography: Ethnic Formation and Silk Road Invention

Taiwan Studies Lecture Series
Friday, October 02, 2015
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM


Taiwan Studies Lectureship Events 2014-15


From the Classics to Literature and Religion in Traditional China

Taiwan Studies Lecture Series
Wednesday, May 20, 2015
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

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

Taiwan Studies Lectureship Inaugural Forum
Friday, March 13, 2015
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM