June 4, 2018/ 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM

UCLA Young Research Library West Classroom

Beyond Geopolitical Imaginaries: A Trans-Pacific Perspective

ZADANKAI III – Roundtable

Celebrating the 70th anniversary of both the UCLA Richard C. Rudolph East Asian Library and the UCLA Asian Languages & Cultures Department, the East Asian Library presents its third Zadankai. The speakers on two panels will discuss how to do transnational studies and its significance for the present conjuncture. They will share their methods, agendas, and philosophies in research and writing. 

1st Panel: 12 pm - 2 pm 

Moderator: Seiji Lippit (UCLA ALC)
Chris Hanscom (UCLA ALC)
Koji Toba (Waseda University)
Junko Yamazaki (UCLA ALC)

2nd Panel: 4 pm - 6 pm 

Moderator: Katsuya Hirano (UCLA History)
Hirotaka Kasai (Tsuda University)
Setsu Shigematsu (UCR)
Shu-mei Shih (UCLA ALC, CompLit, & Asian American Studies)


Sponsored by the UCLA Terasaki Center for Japanese Studies, the UCLA Center for Korean Studies, the UCLA Asia Pacific Center, and the UCLA Library.

Open to Public | Registration Required | Refreshments Provided
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Sponsor(s): Asia Pacific Center