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2018-19 Season Lectures

Asian Art and History 1

From Creation to Conservation:
The Story of Cave 85 at the Mogao Grottoes, Dunhuang

Tuesday, January 8, 2019, 10:30am
Lorinda Wong, Project Specialist with the Getty Conservation Institute

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Asian Art and History 2

Rediscovering the Empresses of Qing China

Tuesday, January 15, 2019, 10:30am
Dr. Daisy Wang, Peabody Essex
Jan Stuart, Freer-Sackler Galleries

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Asian Art and History 3

A Jesuit Priest before the Dragon Throne:
Giuseppe Castiglione and Yuanming Yuan

Tuesday, January 22, 2019, 10:30am
Marjorie Williams, Senior Director for Endowment Development, The Cleveland Museum of Art

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Asian Art and History 4

China’s One and Many Great Walls

Tuesday, January 29, 2019, 10:30am
Nancy S. Steinhardt, Professor of East Asian Art and Curator of Chinese Art, University of Pennsylvania

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Asian Art and History 5

Wild China:
A Land of History, Mystery and Extraordinary Diversity

Tuesday, February 5, 2019, 10:30am
Film Screening

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Asian Art and History 6

The Emperor’s Eunuch and the Buddha’s Tooth

Tuesday, February 12, 2019, 10:30am
Dr. Timothy Brook, Republic of China Chair at the University of British Columbia

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Asian Art and History 7

Age of Empires:
Art of the Qin and Han Dynasties, 221 BC-AD 220

Tuesday, February 19, 2019, 10:30am
Dr. Jason Sun, Brooke Russell Astor Curator of Chinese Art in the Department of Asian Art of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York

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Asian Art and History 8

Journeying through Mountains and Rivers:
China’s Great Tradition of Landscape Painting

Tuesday, February 26, 2019, 10:30am
Dr. Colin Mackenzie, Curator of Chinese Art at the Art Institute of Chicago

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