The Compassion Trade: George Henry Mason's 'The Costume of China' (1800) and 'The Punishments of China' (1801)
A presentation by Eric Hayot in the Global Fellows Program Seminar Series of the International Institute
Thursday, January 19, 2006
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
10383 Bunche Hall
Attendance is by invitation only.
If you wish to attend, please contact:
Takamasa Imai email@example.com
Eric Hayot (Ph.D., English and Comparative Literature, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, 1999) is Associate Professor of English at the University of Arizona. Professor Hayot is spending the 2005–06 academic year as a Global Fellow at the UCLA International Institute. He is the author of, among others, Chinese Dreams: Pound, Brecht, Tel Quel (University of Michigan Press, 2003), and is now
writing a book on Western responses to Chinese people in pain. In the spring, he will teach UCLA courses on literary theory and Chinese and American poetry.
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Sponsor(s): UCLA International Institute