Environment

March 30 @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm

Critical Issues Confronting China Series featuring Iza Ding – The Performative State: Public Scrutiny and Environmental Governance in China

Speaker: Iza (Yue) Ding, Assistant Professor of Political Science, University of Pittsburgh Moderator: Michael Szonyi, Frank Wen-Hsiung Wu Memorial Professor of Chinese History and Director, Fairbank Center for Chinese Studies, …

Critical Issues Confronting China Series featuring Iza Ding – The Performative State: Public Scrutiny and Environmental Governance in China

April 22 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm

Environment in Asia series featuring Michael J. Hathaway – What a Mushroom Lives For: Matsutake Mushrooms and the Worlds They Make

Speaker: Michael J. Hathaway, Professor of Anthropology and Director of the David Lam Center for Asian Studies, Simon Fraser University This talk introduces the second book in an academic trilogy …

Environment in Asia series featuring Michael J. Hathaway – What a Mushroom Lives For: Matsutake Mushrooms and the Worlds They Make

April 6 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Environment in Asia Lecture Series featuring Victor Seow — How to Write a History of Energy in Modern East Asia

Speaker: Victor Seow, Assistant Professor of the History of Science, Harvard UniversityModerator/discussant: Ling Zhang, Boston College In this session, Victor Seow, Assistant Professor of the History of Science, Harvard University, will …

Environment in Asia Lecture Series featuring Victor Seow — How to Write a History of Energy in Modern East Asia

Too Small to See, but Big Enough to Matter

A recent study published by a Harvard-China Project postdoc, Shaojie Song, on the chemistry of fine air particles contributing to severe air pollution episodes in China during winter, shows why we should be concerned about things that we cannot perceive.