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Taiwan Studies Events 2019-20


From Territorial Claim to Land-use Plan: The Experience of Dialoging Indigenous Ecological Knowledge and State Management Regime in Taiwan

Taiwan Studies Lecture by Daya (Da-Wei) Kuan, National Cheng Chi University
Wednesday, February 5, 2020
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

EVENT CANCELLED: 飄香: 戰後臺灣品味之游走全球 / Moving Tastes: Fashioning Taiwanese Foods in the Postwar Era

Taiwan Studies Lecture by Ping-chen Hsiung, Chinese University of Hong Kong
Saturday, February 1, 2020
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

The Ding-tripod and cultural memory: An aspect of daily life in ancient China
Thursday, January 30, 2020
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Rethinking Cultural Relation: Sinophone and Anglophone Translation Poetry
Friday, November 22, 2019
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Taiwan Studies Fellowship Information Session

Learn about opportunities for Taiwan studies fellowships for the summer and academic year. Graduate and undergraduate students in all disciplines are invited.
Wednesday, November 20, 2019
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Aestheticization of Neoliberal Capitalism versus the Politics of Aesthetics
Wednesday, October 23, 2019
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Film Screening: Our Youth in Taiwan
Tuesday, October 22, 2019
7:30 PM - 10:00 PM


Taiwan Studies Events 2018-19


Sinophone Studies: Interdisciplinary Perspectives and Critical Reflections

2019 UCLA-NTNU Taiwan Studies Initiative Conference
Friday, April 12, 2019

Exquisite Discipline: Dong Qichang (1555-1636) and His Study of Sutra Scrolls of the Eighth Century

Taiwan Studies Lecture by Hui-Wen Lu, National Taiwan University
Wednesday, February 27, 2019
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM

養育全球家庭的焦慮:移民家庭的教養困境與策略

Book Talk by Pei-Chia Lan, National Taiwan University
Saturday, November 3, 2018
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Raising Global Families: Parenting, Immigration, and Class in Taiwan and the US

Book Talk by Pei-Chia Lan, National Taiwan University
Friday, November 2, 2018
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM


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 8, 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 9, 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 2, 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 6, 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 9, 2016
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Rehistoricizing Kunqu: China's Classical Opera

Taiwan Studies Lectureship Annual Workshop
Friday, January 8, 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 2, 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