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Exhibition – Fire Dream: Zhao Meng and the Reinvention of the Clay Medium

September 6 - October 30
CGIS South, CGIS South, 1730 Cambridge St
Cambridge, MA 02138 United States
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Exploring the myriad material possibilities of clay, Zhao pushes the boundaries of the medium while reworking traditional forms. A closing reception and panel discussion will feature artists and scholars Brad Miller, Jeffrey Moser, Sun Ren, Eugene Y. Wang, and Nigel Wood. Closing Event: Friday, October 25, 2019 | 4:00 - 6:00 PM Room 427 | Read More »

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12:15 pm

Shelley Rigger – Taiwan’s Tumultuous “normal election”

October 23 @ 12:15 pm - 1:30 pm
CGIS South S020, Belfer Case Study Room, 1730 Cambridge St.
Cambridge, MA 02138 United States
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Shelley Rigger Poster Fall 2019 CICC Poster

Speaker: Shelley Rigger, Davidson College Shelley Rigger, is the Brown Professor of East Asian Politics at Davidson College in Davidson, North Carolina. She has a PhD in Government from Harvard University and a BA in Public and International Affairs from Princeton University. She has been a visiting researcher at National Chengchi University in Taiwan (2005) Read More »

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3:00 pm

Cobus van Staden – China’s Belt and Road Initiative in Africa: Lessons for Central Asia

October 23 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
CGIS South Room S354, 1730 Cambridge St
Cambridge, MA 02138 United States
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Speaker: Cobus van Staden, Senior Researcher on China-Africa relations, South African Institute of International Affairs. Before the Belt and Road Initiative became the heart of Chinese foreign engagement, China was already active in Africa. The lessons it learned in building railways, ports, and diplomatic networks on the continent helped to shape Beijing’s global rollout of Read More »

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7:00 pm

Sun Ren – Artist Talk

October 23 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Sackler Building Auditorium, 485 Broadway
Cambridge, MA 02138 United States
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Speaker: Sun Ren The Harvard Chinese Art Media Lab (CAMLab) is thrilled to present an artist talk by actor, playwright, and ceramics pioneer Sun Ren as part of a week-long series on contemporary Chinese art. Exploring themes of medium, materiality, and history, the series investigates how contemporary artists are engaging with China’s millenia-long pottery tradition. Reserve a spot Read More »

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