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Fairbank Center Visiting Scholars Present

CGIS South, Room S153 1730 Cambridge St., Cambridge, Massachusetts

Fairbank Center visiting scholars and fellows share their current research in China studies with the Harvard community. This workshop will feature five short presentations with an opportunity for Q & A discussion following each presentation.  Please join us for all or some of the workshop!   Lunch will be provided at 12:30.  Please submit this reply …

Fairbank Center Visiting Scholars Present

China Humanities Seminar featuring Lu Kuo – The Temporary Recluse: The Discourse of Not Working in Early Medieval Chinese Poetry

Presented via Zoom

Speaker: Lu Kou, Assistant Professor of East Asian Languages and Cultures, Columbia University For imperial officials, “work” – fulfilling duties in the office, traveling for business, or managing lawsuits, taxation, or infrastructure – was a common subject matter for poetic treatment. Yet meanwhile, they also wrote prolifically about “not working,” which encompassed both permanent withdrawal …

China Humanities Seminar featuring Lu Kuo – The Temporary Recluse: The Discourse of Not Working in Early Medieval Chinese Poetry

Urban China Seminar Series featuring Tingting Lu – Collaborative Neighborhood Governance During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Presented via Zoom

Speaker: Tingting Lu, ​Shanghai Jiao Tong University ​The COVID-19 pandemic is a governance challenge for nations and cities across the world. While early observations have primarily focused on nation-scale government actions, our research shows that neighborhood social capital also plays a key role in Chinese neighborhoods. Drawing from collaborative governance theory, we examine the horizontal and hierarchical …

Urban China Seminar Series featuring Tingting Lu – Collaborative Neighborhood Governance During the COVID-19 Pandemic

White Paper Protests: What’s Happening in China? – Voices on the Ground

Presented via Zoom

Speakers:Ya-Wen Lei, Associate Professor, Department of Sociology, Harvard University Eli Sweet, Founder, SinoStage Dance Studios, Chengdu Frank Tsai, Founder, China Crossroads, Shanghai Selina Wang, CNN Beijing David Rennie, Beijing Bureau Chief, The Economist  Moderator: Dorinda Elliott, Executive Director, Fairbank Center for Chinese Studies, Harvard University  Where did the White Paper Protests that have swept across …

White Paper Protests: What’s Happening in China? – Voices on the Ground

Taiwan Studies Workshop – Taiwan Elections 2022: Examining the Results

Presented via Zoom

Panelists:Lev Nachman, National Chengchi UniversitySara Newland, Smith CollegeChia-hung Tsai, National Chengchi University; 2022-2023 Visiting Scholar, Fairbank Center for Chinese Studies Moderator: Steven M. Goldstein, Fairbank Center Associate The opposition Kuomintang party achieved what some consider to be a “blue wave” in the November 26 elections for local government offices by winning a total of thirteen …

Taiwan Studies Workshop – Taiwan Elections 2022: Examining the Results

How to Tell the Good Dongbei Story? A Dialogue with Ban Yu 讲好东北故事?班宇谈小说

Presented via Zoom

Panelists:Ban, Yu ,Writer班宇(作家)Cui, Qiao, Beijing Contemporary Art Foundation崔峤(北京当代艺术基金会)Michel Hockx, University of Notre Dame贺麦晓(圣母大学)Huang, Ping, East China Normal University黄平(华东师范大学)Liang, Hai, Dalian University of Technology梁海(大连理工大学)Liu, Yan, University of International Business and Economics刘岩(对外经济贸易大学)Zhang, Xuexin, Liaoning Normal University张学昕(辽宁师范大学) Moderators:David Der-wei Wang, Harvard University王德威(哈佛大学)Weijie Song, Rutgers University宋伟杰(罗格斯大学) Sponsors:Fairbank Center for Chinese Studies, Harvard University 哈佛大学费正清中国研究中心Asian Languages and Cultures, Rutgers University …

How to Tell the Good Dongbei Story? A Dialogue with Ban Yu 讲好东北故事?班宇谈小说

Trisha Tsui-Chuan Lin – Mitigating COVID Disinfodemic: Health Misinformation, Digital Literacy and Vaccination in Taiwan

Common Room, 2 Divinity Ave. 2 Divinity Ave., Cambridge, Massachusetts

Speaker: Trisha Tsui-Chuan Lin, Professor, College of Communication, National Chengchi University, Taiwan; Harvard Yenching Visiting Scholar, 2022-23; Fulbright Senior Researcher, Harvard University, 2022-23 Chair/discussant: Winnie Yip, Professor of the Practice of Global Health Policy and Economics, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health During the COVID-19 pandemic, social media algorithms has facilitated the viral spread …

Trisha Tsui-Chuan Lin – Mitigating COVID Disinfodemic: Health Misinformation, Digital Literacy and Vaccination in Taiwan