East Asian Studies at the 70th KFLC: Languages, Literatures, and Cultures conference, Lexington KY, April 20 to 22, 2017

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Type: 
Conference
Date: 
April 20, 2017 to April 22, 2017
Location: 
Kentucky, United States
Subject Fields: 
East Asian History / Studies, Film and Film History, Japanese History / Studies, Korean History / Studies, Chinese History / Studies

Dear List Members,

The 70th KFLC conference at the University of Kentucky is around the corner! It's one of the longest running foreign language, literature, and culture conferences in the nation! 
 
We are very excited to have Prof. Xiaomei Chen with us from UC Davis as the EAS Keynote Speaker. Her keynote lecture is entitled "Staging Chinese Revolution: The Color Scheme of Socialist Epic Theater (1964-2006)," it will take place on Friday April 21 at 12:15 pm in Patterson Hall 306 on the University of Kentucky campus. A catered lunch with accompany the keynote. 
 
I paste the EAS program below, FYI.
 

Thursday, April 20, 2017 - 9:30am to 12:00pm

East Asian Studies

Traveling Texts and Images across East Asia
Patterson Hall, PH 306
Thursday, April 20, 2017 - 9:30am to 12:00pm
Chaired by: Shengqing Wu, Hong Kong Unviersity of Science and Technology

Thursday, April 20, 2017 - 2:30pm to 3:30pm

History and Imagination in Chinese Cinema
Patterson Hall, PH 306
Thursday, April 20, 2017 - 2:30pm to 3:30pm
Chaired by: Li Zeng, University of Louisville
2:30
Eastern and Western Depictions of Republican China in Film
Jie Gao, Murray State University; Sean McLaughlin
3:30
Coffee Break

Friday, April 21, 2017 - 9:30am to 10:30am

Teaching Languages across Cultures
Patterson Hall, PH 306
Friday, April 21, 2017 - 9:30am to 10:30am
Chaired by: Buck Ryan, University of Kentucky

Friday, April 21, 2017 - 11:00am to 12:00pm

The Many Faces of Modernities in Early China
Patterson Hall, PH 306
Friday, April 21, 2017 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
Chaired by: Tongdong Bai, Fudan University/Harvard University
11:30
The Excellent Body in Early China
Paul Fischer, Western Kentucky University

Friday, April 21, 2017 - 12:15pm to 1:30pm

 

East Asian Studies Keynote: Dr. Xiaomei Chen, UC Davis
Patterson Hall, PH 306
Friday, April 21, 2017 - 12:15pm to 1:30pm
Organized by: Liang Luo, University of Kentucky

Friday, April 21, 2017 - 2:30pm to 5:00pm

Comparative Studies of Arts and Politics in Modern China
Patterson Hall, PH 306
Friday, April 21, 2017 - 2:30pm to 5:00pm
Chaired by: Liang Luo, University of Kentucky

Saturday, April 22, 2017 - 8:30am to 10:30am

Cinematic Reality(ies): Cultural Memory and Chinese Cinema
Patterson Hall, PH 306
Saturday, April 22, 2017 - 8:30am to 10:30am
Chaired by: Yuhan Huang, Purdue University

Saturday, April 22, 2017 - 11:00am to 12:30pm

The Anxiety of Influence in Japan, Mainland China, and Taiwan
Patterson Hall, PH 306
Saturday, April 22, 2017 - 11:00am to 12:30pm
Chaired by: Liang Luo, University of Kentucky

Saturday, April 22, 2017 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm

Gender, Domesticity, and the Nation in Modern China
Patterson Hall, PH 306
Saturday, April 22, 2017 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Chaired by: Charlie Yi Zhang, University of Kentucky
The full conference program is available online: https://kflc.as.uky.edu/program. Please share this widely and join us if you are in the area! 
 
See you tomorrow,
Liang
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Liang Luo

University of Kentucky

 

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