News & Announcements

Graduate Student Spotlight: Sean Bradley

Sean T. Bradley, Graduate student in Chinese, has had a busy last few months. From September 10th to 14th he participated in the 44th Congress of the International Society of the History of Medicine in Tbilisi, George. He presented a paper on the transfer of... Continue reading

Welcome to New Asian Languages and Literature Faculty and Staff

স্বাগতম   歡迎光臨   स्वागत   Selamat datang  ようこそ        환영합니다  ยินดีต้อนรับ  Hoan nghênh  خوش آمديد The Department of Asian Languages and Literature welcomes two new Faculty members and one new Staff member. Dr. Bich-Ngoc Turner,... Continue reading

Professor Emeritus David R. Knechtges Receives China Book Award

  Professor Emeritus David R. Knechtges was honored by the Chinese government last month in the Great Hall of the People in Beijing with the Eighth China Book Award for his extensive contributions to Chinese literary scholarship. (See the GLOBAL TIMES press release.) He is shown in the accompanying... Continue reading

Events of Interest

Nov 1
Opening of the tearoom Sunken Hearth
10:00am - East-West Chanoyu Center
Nov 6
Grace Lin
Path of a Multicultural Author and Illustrator
7:00pm - Kane Hall 220
Nov 7
Professor Brett Walker, Montana State University
Asian Languages and Literature Colloquium 
3:30pm - Savery 166
Nov 10
Didik Nini Thowok
Ethnomusicology Visiting Artist Event
7:30pm - Brechemin Auditorium


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