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Events Archive – 2013

 

"Improving South Korea and Taiwan Relations: Sometimes Painful, Always Meaningful, and Ultimately Inevitable," with Jaeho Hwang

Friday, December 13, 2013

 

"The Road to TPP: Political and Economic Challenges facing Taiwan and Possible Resolutions," with Constance Wang

Thursday, December 5, 2013

 

Historical Reconciliation and Prosperity in Northeast Asia: 70 years since the Cairo Declaration

Monday, December 2, 2013

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Sino-Japanese Relations After the Cold War: Two Tigers Sharing a Mountain with Michael Yahuda

Thursday, November 21, 2013

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"Pakistan in Perspective: A Progressive State Faced with Challenges" with Talat Shabbir

Thursday, November 20, 2013

 

"Study Abroad: The Ivy League Dream and Chinese Modernity" with Dr. Andy Wang
Friday, November 15, 2013

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Central Asia, Iran, and the Nuclear Landscape in Asia
Thursday, November 14, 2013

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"The Jade Emperor: Sovereign Power, Celestial Bureaucracy, and the Political Theology of the Masses in China"
with Professor Mayfair Yang
Monday, November 11, 2013

 

The 21st Hahn Moo-Sook Colloquium in the Korean Humanities "Korea and Cultural Diplomacy: Politics and Meaning in Arts, Industry, and Civil Society"
Saturday, November 9, 2013

 

"Prospects for US-Taiwan Relations" with Pu-Tsung King, Ambassador for the R.O.C. (Taiwan)
Friday, November 8, 2013

 

The 6th Annual Conference on U.S.-China Economic Relations and China's Economic Development
Friday, November 8, 2013

 

Roundtable: "Japan's Initiatives to Empower Women" with Akiko Yamanaka, former Vice-Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan
Tuesday, November 5, 2013

 

The US Rebalance and ASEAN Regionalism
Wednesday, October 23, 2013

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East Asian Humanities Lecture Series Inaugural Lecture: "The Languages of East Asia: What Does it Mean To Be East Asian?"
Friday, October 18, 2013

 

Beyond Pakistan: New Delhi's policy toward Afghanistan and Central Asia with Dr. Jean-Luc Racine
Thursday, October 17, 2013

 

A Discussion on China's Future Role in Africa
Wednesday, October 16, 2013

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Informal Labor, Formal Politics and Dignified Discontent in India with Rina Agarwala
Wednesday, October 16, 2013

 

Indonesia's Approach toward a Green Economy
Monday, October 14, 2013

 

Policy Forum: Assessing India's Inclusive Development for Better Outcomes
Monday, October 14, 2013

 

Visiting Scholar Roundtable: China's Soft Power
Thursday, October 10, 2013

 

Book Launch: Strategic Asia 2013-14: Asia in the Second Nuclear Age
Wednesday, October 2, 2013

 

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Concert: A Moving Sound, Live at GWU

Monday, September 30, 2013

Japan's Foreign Policy Toward its Neighbors

Wednesday, September 25, 2013

Cross-Strait Relations: A Taiwanese Student Perspective

Thursday, September 19, 2013

Book Launch: Foreign Relations of the PRC: The Legacies and Constraints of China's International Politics since 1949

Tuesday, September 17, 2013

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The Chinese People Have Stood Up: Popular Protest in Urban China

Thursday, September 12, 2013

Taiwan Forum: "To Be or Not to Be? Taiwan and US Pivot to Asia"

Monday, September 9, 2013

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Taiwan Roundtable: "Building Cross-strait Military CBMs - A Goal between Far and Near".

Tuesday, August 27, 2013

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Visiting Scholar Roundtable: "Emergence of New Donors and Paradigm Shift in International Educational Aid: With Focus on the U.S., Japan, South Korea, and China"

Thursday, August, 22, 2013

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Visiting Scholar Roundtable: "Japan-South Korea Relations at a Crossroads"

Wednesday, August, 14, 2013

The Historical Roots of China's Rise

Wednesday, July, 17, 2013

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Panel Discussion: "Who Authorized Preparations for War with China?"

Wednesday, July, 10, 2013

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Visiting Scholar Roundtable - "Rethinking North Korean Negotiations"

Monday, July, 1, 2013

Japan as a Global Power: Contending Views from Japan

Tuesday, June 18, 2013

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A Discussion with Gurcharan Das, author of India Grows at Night: A Liberal Case for a Strong State

Wednesday, June 12, 2013

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An Informal Roundtable on the Study of India and Indian Politics in the US: Past and Future

Thursday, May 23, 2013

 

Asian Studies Graduation Celebration

Friday, May 17, 2013

"China-India Border Issues and Northeast India: A View from India"

Wednesday, May 8, 2013

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Visiting Scholar Roundtable - Toward Successful Integration: Factors Contributing to Teachers’ Use of Culturally Responsive Teaching (CRT) Practices with Refugee Students From Burma

Thursday, May 2, 2013

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"India-Japan Partnership: Its changing dynamics in the post-cold war years" with Dr. K.V. Kesavan

Sponsored by the Rising Powers Initiative

Wednesday, May 1, 2013

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"Linguistic Piety in Islamic Java," with Joel Kuipers

Tuesday, April 30, 2013

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Seminar: China's Foreign Policy and China-US Relations

The Confucius Institute at the George Washington University The Education Office at the Chinese Embassy in the U.S. The Sigur Center for Asian Studies Delta Phi Epsilon Professional Foreign Service Fraternity
Monday, April 29, 2013

Visiting Scholar Roundtable - "Mapping Trajectories of Indian Foreign Policy in the Age of Strategic Flux"

Sponsored by the Rising Powers Initiative
Monday, April 23, 2013

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The 17th Annual Gaston Sigur Memorial Lecture

Sponsored by the Sigur Center for Asian Studies
Monday, April 22, 2013

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India's Af-Pak Policy: 2014 and Beyond

Co-sponsored by the Asia Society's Global Policy Programs and the Rising Powers Initiative
Friday, April 12, 2013

"New Perspective for the Asia Pacific" with former Vice President of Taiwan, Annette Lu

Sponsored by the Sigur Center for Asian Studies
Friday, April 12, 2013

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Examining Violence Against Women in India: Changes, Challenges and Futures

Sponsored by the Rising Powers Initiative's Asian Economic Challenges series, the Department of Women's Studies, the Global Gender Program, and the Global Women's Institute
Thursday, April 11, 2013

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Reconsidering Taiwan: Aborigines, Colonial Rulers and Democratization, with Bruce Jacobs

Part of the Taiwan Forum series
Wednesday, April 10, 2013

OAS Conversations with Scholars: - HIV/AIDS at the Border: The Impact of Geopolitics in Southwest China on their HIV Epidemic

Sponsored by the Ogranization of Asian Studies (OAS)
Tuesday, April 9, 2013

Book Launch "Double Paradox: Rapid Growth and Rising Corruption in China" by Andrew Wedeman

Part of the Rising Powers Initiative's Asian Economic Challenges series
Friday, April 5, 2013

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"The Tibetan Code of Happiness," with Khenpo Sodargye of the Larung Gar Buddhist Academy

Sponsored by the Sigur Center for Asian Studies and the GW Department of Religion
Thursday, April 4, 2013

Visiting Scholar Roundtable -- "Market Access in China -- Challenges in US-China Relations"

Sponsored by the Sigur Center for Asian Studies
Thursday, April 4, 2013

Book Launch: China Goes Global: The Partial Power

Sponsored by the China Policy Program
Friday, March 29, 2013

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Japan's Disaster Diplomacy: Fostering Military to Military Cooperation in the Asia-Pacific Region

Sponsored by the Rising Powers Initiative
Friday, March 28, 2013

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An Officer and a Movie - OAS - Film Series: JSA (Joint Security Area)

Sponsored by the Organization of Asian Studies (OAS)
Wednesday, March 27, 2013

Russia as a Global Power: Contending Views from Russia

Monday, March 18,2013

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Visiting Scholar Roundtable - "American Public Diplomacy and Okinawa"

Tuesday, March 5, 2013

Taiwan Conference - "Opportunity in Ambiguity: Issues in Taiwan's International Relations"

Friday, March 1, 2013

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Gender Equality in the Asia-Pacific: Unfinished Business

Sponsored by Partnerships for International Strategies in Asia
Friday, March 1, 2013

“My Teacher is a Policeman:” Postcolonial Nation-Building through Thai Border Patrol Police Civic Actions

Thursday, Feburary 28, 2013

Carrying the torch: Student movements in consolidating democracies: The case of media freedom in Taiwan

Thursday, Feburary 28, 2013

"3.11: Disaster and Change in Japan" by Richard Samuels

Tuesday, Feburary 26, 2013

"Abe's Foreign Policy: Pragmatic Realism or Emotional Nationalism?" by Ambassador Kazuhiko Togo

Monday, Feburary 25, 2013

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Lunar New Year Celebration

Monday, Feburary 11, 2013

Maritime Security in East Asia and the Pacific

Monday, Feburary 11, 2013

China's Century? Beijing's Rocky Road to Great Power Status

Friday, Feburary 8, 2013

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Brownbag Discussion with Sigur Center Summer 2012 Student Research Fellows

Thursday, January 31, 2013

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Foreign Policy Priorities for the Next Four Years: A Dialogue with Amitai Etzioni, Author of Hot Spots

Tuesday, January 29, 2013

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On the Front Line in the Far East: The Chinese Eastern Railway and Russo-Chinese-Japanese Relations, 1905-1935

Friday, Janurary 25, 2013

Taiwan Roundtable – "Reassessing Taiwan's Strategic Position" - A Presentation by Scott Bates

Wednesday, January 23, 2013

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Richard Fisher: Written Remarks; Powerpoint

Visiting Scholar Roundtable – "Obama's Pivot to Asia and Chinese Perceptions"

Tuesday, Janurary 22, 2013

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