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Roy Andrew Miller, Professor of Japanese in the Department of Asian Languages & Literature from 1970 to 1989 and chairman of the department from 1972 to 1975.

Roy Andrew Miller (born September 5, 1924, died August 22, 2014) was a linguist and literary scholar who had unusual facility with Japanese, Chinese, Tibetan, Korean, Southeast, and... Continue reading

In Memory of Geshe Nornang  (1924-2014)

Geshe Nawang L. Nornang (Nor nang Ngag dbang blo mthun) was born on 9 December, 1924, the wood-rat year, to Rdo rje rgyal po and Dbyangs can of the aristocratic Nor nang family, the sixth of their nine children, at a time when his father was commissioner of Sku rnam Rdzong in Dwags po.  In 1933, Geshela entered the G.yul sgang private school in Lhasa where he... Continue reading

Unwrapping Korean American Identities

Partnering with the Korean American communities of the Greater Seattle-Tacoma area, this exhibition is a culmination of work by a diverse group of people, generations, ages, backgrounds, and perspectives, all exploring Korean American identities. On display November 14, 2014 – June 21, 2015 Wing Luke Museum of the Asian Pacific American... Continue reading

Events of Interest

Jan 28
Jan 29
A Colloquium with Professor Luo Manling
The Lost Capital: Storytelling and Place-Making in an Early Medieval Chinese Memoir
3:30pm - Savery Hall, Room 166
Feb 9
FIUTS Presents:
Speed Language Exchange
4:00pm - HUB 145
Aug 30 to 16
Feb 26
Priya Joshi
On Reading Culture in The Making
3:30pm - HUB 145

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