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Events Archive – 2014

November 25, 2014

"Local Government Financing Vehicles in China and their Debt: The Legal Picture" with Donald Clarke

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November 21, 2014

The 7th Annual Conference on China's Economic Development and the U.S.-China Relationship


November 19, 2014

"The Imperial Frontier: Bordering and State Construction on the Afghanistan/Pakistan Frontier," with Benjamin Hopkins

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November 18, 2014

Worldviews of Aspiring Powers: A Resurgence of Nationalism?

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November 14, 2014

"The Role of Taiwan as a Stake-holder in Regional Security" with Tuo Liu


November 13, 2014

Building Inclusive Climate-Smart Resilience from the Ground Up


November 5, 2014

"The Evolution of India's Strategic Culture and U.S.-India Ties," with Mr. Sarang Shidore


November 5, 2014

Author Event with Nakamura Fuminori


November 4, 2014

"Chinese Civil Society in 2014: Consultation, Cooptation, or Repression?" with Shawn Shieh


October 30, 2014

"Political Insults: How Offenses Escalate Conflict," with Karina V. Korostelina


October 24, 2014

"Social Ties, Resources, and Migrant Labor Contention in Contemporary China: From Peasants to Protesters" with Jeffrey Becker


October 22, 2014

"Military Comfort Women of Imperial Japan's Asia-Pacific War: Voices from China and Beyond," with Professor Peipei Qui Kang


October 22, 2014

"The Internet, Political Participation, and Governance Reform in China," with Steven Balla

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October 15, 2014

"The Gender of Superstition: Revolutionary Modernity and the Yan’an Campaign against Spirit Mediums, 1944-1945," with Dr. Xiaofei Kang

October 10, 2014

Taiwan Conference: "TRA and TPP: Past, Present and Future"

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October 9, 2014

A Tribute to Dr. Chung-wen Shih, 1922-2014, with film showing of Return from Silence: China's Revolutionary Writers

October 8, 2014

Building Urban Resilience in the Context of Climate Change: The Case of Singapore

September 10, 2014

Cambodia: Global Context and Contemporary Challenges

September 8, 2014

"US Policy on Asia: Where do we go from here?," with Dr. Kurt Campbell

September 3, 2014

"The U.S.-ROK Alliance as an Asia-Pacific Alliance? Historical and Contemporary Perspectives in U.S. Policy," with Professor Yasuyo Sakata

August 27, 2014

"Japan's Imagined Geographies of East Asia since the 1990s," with Dr. Satoshi Nakano

"Disaster Risk Reduction and Recovery in the Asia Pacific," with the Honorable Minister Ariel Peñaranda

July 24, 2014

The 18th Annual Gaston Sigur Memorial Lecture: "Taiwan's Place in the International Community: 35 Years after the Taiwan Relations Act," with Dr. Chi Su

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June 24, 2014

Asia's Economic Challenges: Research Findings and Outlook

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May 7, 2014

The 22nd Hahn Moo-Sook Colloquium in the Korean Humanities in Honor of Young-Key Kim Renaud: Language Power and Ideology in the Koreas: Honorifics and Politeness

May 3, 2014

President Obama's Trip to Asia: Legislators from Japan, South Korea and US Congress Discuss Challenges and Opportunities

April 29, 2014

Film Screening: Assignment China: Tiananmen Square

April 23, 2014

"Music as a Herald of the Future in Taiwan," with Nancy Guy

April 23, 2014

Foreigners in a Hermit Kingdom: Perspectives on North Korea from the Inside

April 10, 2014

Occupy Congress: Why Taiwan's Youth Are Mobilizing to Save Their Country's Democracy

April 9, 2014

"The Museum Boom in China: Today and Then," with Dr. Pan Shouyang

April 9, 2014

"The East German 'Stasi' and Vietnam: Between 'Fraternal Solidarity' and Distrust," with Dr. Martin Grossheim

April 8, 2014

OAS Luncheon: "Military Violence and the Making of Modern China" with Professor Ed Mccord

April 8, 2014

"Rocky Rise: China’s East Asia Policy (2009-present)," with Nicholas Khoo

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April 3, 2014

"Communicating India’s Soft Power: Buddha to Bollywood," with Dr. Daya Thussu

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April 3, 2014

"Collateral Damage: Sino-Soviet Rivalry and the Termination of the Sino-Vietnamese Alliance (1964-1991)," with Nicholas Khoo

April 2, 2014

Taiwan Conference: "Taiwan and the World: Challenges and Opportunities"

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April 1, 2014

"Japan's Security and Reconciliation with its Asian Neighbors: Rectifying the Past and Promoting Trust"

April 1, 2014

"Contestation and Adaptation: The Politics of National Identity in China," with Dr. Enze Han


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March 31, 2014

"China's Foreign Aid and the International Aid Regime," with Shino Watanabe

March 24, 2014

"Japan's Diplomatic Catastrophe after Yasukuni: Is There a Way Out?" with Amb. Kazuhiko Togo

March 6, 2014

"Climate and Development: The Imperative for Sustainability and Resilience in Myanmar and ASEAN" with Nay Htun

February 27, 2014

Taiwan Conference: "Cross-Strait Political Dialogue: Challenges and Opportunities"

February 27, 2014

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"Companionable Objects, Companionable Conscience: Reflections on Sunaryo's Titik Nadir," with Prof. Ken George

February 26, 2014

"China in the Middle East: An Expanding Footprint," with Dr. Pan Guang

February 14, 2014

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Sigur Center 2013 Summer Research Fellows Roundtable

February 4, 2014

2014 Lunar New Year Celebration

January 30, 2014

Sigur Center 2013 Summer Language Fellows Roundtable

January 29, 2014

"Chinese Philosophical Traditions and Contemporary Taiwanese Political Culture," with David Lorenzo

January 27, 2014

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"The US Policy of American Armed Forces in Qingdao (1945-1949)," with Weizhen Zhang

Janurary 24, 2014

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"Pakistan-China Relations in the Post-Cold War Period: Regional and Global Implications," with Talat Shabbir

January 14, 2014


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