Asian American Studies Lecture Series

Upcoming

Asian American Studies Lecture Series: David L. Eng

Thu, Sep 27, 2018, 4:30 pm

David L. Eng is Richard L. Fisher Professor of English, and graduate chair of the Department of English of the University of Pennsylvania.

Location: East Pyne, Room 010
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Asian American Studies Lecture Series: David Roh

Thu, Oct 11, 2018, 4:30 pm

David S. Roh is associate professor of English and director of the Digital Matters Lab at the University of Utah, where he specializes in digital humanities and Asian American literature. He is the author of Illegal Literature (University of Minnesota Press), and co-editor of Techno-Orientalism (Rutgers University Press).

Location: East Pyne, Room 010
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Asian American Studies Lecture Series: Leti Volpp

Thu, Oct 18, 2018, 4:30 pm
Leti Volpp is Robert D. and Leslie Kay Raven Professor of Law in Access to Justice and director of the Center for Race and Gender at the University of California, Berkeley, School of Law. She researches immigration and citizenship law with a particular focus on how law is shaped by ideas about culture and identity.
Location: Lewis Library, Room 120
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Asian American Studies Lecture Series: Fiona I. B. Ngô

Thu, Oct 25, 2018, 4:30 pm

Fiona I. B. Ngô is an associate professor, and Conrad Humanities Scholar, 2016-2021, in the Department of Asian American Studies and the Department of Gender and Women's Studies at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.

Location: East Pyne, Room 010

Asian American Studies Lecture Series: Tina Chang

Thu, Nov 15, 2018, 4:30 pm

Tina Chang is the poet laureate of Brooklyn. The first woman named to this position, she was raised in New York City. She is the author of the poetry collections Half-Lit Houses and Of Gods & Strangers (Four Way Books) and co-editor of the anthology Language for a New Century: Contemporary Poetry from the Middle East,...

Location: Burr Hall, Room 219
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Symposium – Japanese America: Transpacific and Hemispheric

Fri, Feb 15, 2019, 1:30 pm
Location: Chancellor Green Rotunda
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Asian American Studies Lecture Series: Parul Sehgal

Thu, Feb 21, 2019, 4:30 pm

Parul Sehgal is a book critic at The New York Times.

Location: East Pyne, Room 010

Asian American Studies Lecture Series: Kandice Chuh

Thu, Mar 7, 2019, 4:30 pm

Kandice Chuh is professor of English and American studies and coordinator of the American studies certificate program at CUNY/The Graduate Center.

Location: East Pyne, Room 010
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Asian American Studies Lecture Series: Janelle Wong

Thu, Mar 28, 2019, 4:30 pm

Janelle Wong received her Ph.D. from the Department of Political Science at Yale University. She is a professor of Asian American studies at the University of Maryland. Prior to joining the University of Maryland in 2012, she was at the University of Southern California in the Departments of Political Science and American Studies and Ethnicity...

Location: East Pyne, Room 010
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Asian American Studies Lecture Series: Colleen Lye

Thu, May 2, 2019, 4:30 pm
Colleen Lye (Ph.D., Columbia, 1999) is associate professor of English at the University of California at Berkeley. She is the author of America’s Asia: Racial Form and American Literature, 1893-1945 (Princeton University Press, 2005).
Location: East Pyne, Room 010