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2017-18 Season Lectures

Asian Art and History 1

The Hairpin

Tuesday, January 9, 2018, 10:30am
Dr. Eugene Wang, Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Professor of Asian Art, Harvard University

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Asian Art and History 2

The Tale of Genji:
Women in the World of the Shining Prince

Tuesday, January 16, 2018, 10:30am
Marjorie Williams, Senior Director for Endowment Development, The Cleveland Museum of Art

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Asian Art and History 3

The Soong Sisters

Tuesday, January 23, 2018, 10:30am
Dr. Xiaoqing Diana Lin, Associate Professor of History, Indiana University Northwest

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Asian Art and History 5

Film Screening

Tuesday, January 30, 2018, 10:30am
The Soong Sisters

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Asian Art and History 4

Court Ladies and Pin-up Girls

Tuesday, February 6, 2018, 10:30am
Dr. Nancy Berliner, Wu Tung Curator of Chinese Art, Boston Museum of Fine Arts

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Asian Art and History 6

Forging Strength and Will:
The Role of Martial Training for Women in Japanese History

Tuesday, February 13, 2018, 10:30am
Ellis Amdur, ancient martial arts specialist

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Asian Art and History 7

Women’s Histories at Home in Rural China

Tuesday, February 20, 2018, 10:30am
Dr. Charlotte Bruckermann, Fellow at the Max Planck Institute for Social Anthropology, Germany

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Asian Art and History 8

Love Rarely Met:
The History of Geisha and Their Art

Tuesday, February 27, 2018, 10:30am
Dr. Andrew Maske, Associate Professor of Art History, University of Kentucky

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All programming, lectures and dates are subject to change


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