Events List

Here is a list of all the upcoming Speaker Series events, Brown Bag events, and non-CAS events:

  • [Non-CAS Event] The Department of Religious Studies at the University of Denver is again hosting their annual “Teaching Islam” Workshop, in conjunction with the Georgetown University Alwaleed bin Talal Center for Muslim Christian Understanding. Teachers, graduate students, and community members are all welcome to participate.

    January 24, 2015, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. — Teaching Islam...

  • [Non-CAS Event] This singing competition shows off a wide variety of Japanese song styles and provides an entertaining and interesting view of traditional and modern Japanese vocal music. This year's featured guest is semi-professional enka star Kiyoko Oshiro from Seattle, Washington.

    For more information and details, visit the temple website (http://...

  • [Non-CAS Event] The Center for China – U.S. Cooperation will host Dr. Michael Pillsbury at our Jackson/Ho China Forum on Tuesday, January 27, 2015.  He will speak on “China’s Grand Strategy:  the Known and Unknown.”

    Dr. Pillsbury is a Pentagon Consultant and the Director of the Center on Chinese Strategy at the Hudson Institute, Washington D.C. Prior to this, he was the Assistant...

  • [CAS Speaker Series] The annual CUBASGA conference is a two-day event (Feb 27-28) that brings together graduate students from Boulder and other schools to share graduate-level research on various aspects of East Asian Civilizations. Two key note speakers, Professor Ding Xiang Warner from Cornell and Professor Michael Emmerich from UCLA, will be present through all panels.

    CUBASGA is...

  • [CAS Speaker Series] The annual CUBASGA conference is a two-day event (Feb 27-28) that brings together graduate students from Boulder and other schools to share graduate-level research on various aspects of East Asian Civilizations. Two key note speakers, Professor Ding Xiang Warner from Cornell and Professor Michael Emmerich from UCLA, will be present through all panels.

    CUBASGA is...

  • [CAS Speaker Series] Kenneth Chan of the University of Northern Colorado will present on Hong Kong director Stephen Fun's two-part 3D martial arts extravaganza, Tai Chi Zero and Tai Chi Hero. These kung fu flicks would have been unremarkable as Hong Kong entries to the genre if not for the fact that the director has amalgamated, rather creatively, the martial arts film with...

  • [CAS Speaker Series] The University of Colorado Boulder Department of Asian Languages and Civilizations, in conjunction with the Department of Germanic and Slavic Languages and Literatures, is presently planning a conference on transnationalism, with a particular focus on East Asian texts in a transnational context. A collaborative effort between faculty and graduate students, this...

  • [CAS Speaker Series] The University of Colorado Boulder Department of Asian Languages and Civilizations, in conjunction with the Department of Germanic and Slavic Languages and Literatures, is presently planning a conference on transnationalism, with a particular focus on East Asian texts in a transnational context. A collaborative effort between faculty and graduate students, this...

  • [CAS Speaker Series] In this lecture, Dr. Joesph Alter, Professor of Anthropology at the University of Pittsburgh, presents an answer to the question of why the practice of yoga postures (asana) and breaking exercises (pranayama) came to be understood within the framework of Nature Cure in modern India, as institutionalized in the Central Council for Research on Yoga and Naturopathy. The...