Winter 2019 EATRH Workshop Schedule

The East Asia: Transregional Histories Workshop is pleased to announce its schedule for Winter 2019. We look forward to seeing you in attendance!

Winter 2019 Schedule:

1/17  Megan Beckerich, MA Candidate in MAPH, University of Chicago
Title: “Supernatural Bodies and the Western Gaze in Meiji Japan”
4:00-5:30 PM, John Hope Franklin Room (SSR 224)

1/28  (Monday) Sun Peidong, Associate Professor of Chinese History, Fudan University 
5:00-7:00 PM, CEAS 319
Co-sponsored with the Center for East Asian Studies

1/31  Alex Haskins, PhD Candidate in Political Science, University of Chicago
Title: “Sovereignty as Counter-domination: Alertness, Dignity, and Political Reform in Sakuma Shozan’s Thought”
4:00-5:30 PM, John Hope Franklin Room (SSR 224)

2/14  William Marotti, Professor of Japanese History, UCLA
Title of pre-circulated paper TBD
4:00-5:30 PM, John Hope Franklin Room (SSR 224)

2/28 Yasser Nasser, PhD Student in History, University of Chicago
Title: “The Pedagogy of Pan-Asian Sisterhood: The ACDWF and Defending the Peace of Asia”
4:00-5:30 PM, John Hope Franklin Room (SSR 224)

3/14  Jun Hee Lee, PhD Candidate in History, University of Chicago
Title: “ ‘We are the Glorious Coal Miners of Miike’: Araki Sakae the Laborer-Composer and His Postwar Movement Identities”
4:00-5:30 PM, John Hope Franklin Room (SSR 224)

Friday, November 16: Charles Keith, “The Daily Lives of Indochinese Migrants in Interwar France”

Charles Keith

Associate Professor of History, Michigan State University

“The Daily Lives of Indochinese Migrants in Interwar France”

Friday, November 16, 4:30-6:00 PM

Social Sciences Tea Room (SSR 201)

Discussant: Charles Fawell, PhD Candidate in History, University of Chicago

Co-sponsored with the Interdisciplinary Approaches to Modern France and the Francophone World Workshop

Thursday, October 25 (time change: 3:30-5:00): Yuanxie Shi, “Timber Rafting and Waterborne Trade: A Case Study of Zhou Family’s Business in Eastern Zhejiang”

Yuanxie Shi

PhD Student in EALC, University of Chicago

“Timber Rafting and Waterborne Trade: A Case Study of Zhou Family’s Business in Eastern Zhejiang”

Thursday, October 25, 3:30-5:00 PM

John Hope Franklin Room (SSR 224)

Discussant: Carl Kubler, PhD Candidate in History, University of Chicago