East Asian Studies


Nicola Di Cosmo
Henry Luce Foundation
Professor of East Asian History
East Asian History

Members, 2020-2021

= first term only = second term only

Gabor Kosa
Eötvös Loránd University (ELTE)
Chinese Religions

Xiaoqiao Ling
Arizona State University
Late Imperial Chinese Literature

Julia Orell
University of British Columbia
Chinese Painting

Constantine Vaporis
University of Maryland, Baltimore County
Early Modern History of Japan

Nathan Vedal
Washington University in St. Louis
Chinese History

Shellen Wu
University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Chinese History

Meng Zhang
Loyola Marymount University
Economic & Environmental History of China

2020-2021 Calendar of Events

FALL 2020

October 5
Wu Shellen
, University of Tennessee, IAS, "Growing Empire in the Age of the Nation-State: From the American West to the Chinese Borderlands"

October 19
Gabor Kosa
, Eötvös Loránd University (ELTE), IAS, "Indian ascetics in a Chinese Manichaean painting"

November 2
Petya Andreeva, Parsons School of Design, The New School, "Animal Style and Its Visual Tropes: New Perspectives on Iron-Age Portable Ornament from the Eurasian Steppes"

November 16
Lena Maria Scheen, NYU-Shanghai, "Preserve to Erase: Architectural Heritage in Shanghai, 1949-2015"

November 30
Judith Zeitlin
, University of Chicago, "Instrument of Flesh: The Operatic Voice in Late Ming and Early Qing Musical Culture"

December 7
Qin Shao, The College of New Jersey, "Transitional Justice in Post-Mao China and Its Aftereffects: A Case from Shanghai"

December 14
François Louis
, Bard Graduate Center, "The Liao Dynasty in Light of Recent Archaeological Finds"

Past East Asian Studies Events

For further information, please e-mail: Brett Savage, bsavage@itg.ias.edu.