Events List

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

  • [CAS Speaker Series] A panel discussion in commemoration of the 25th anniversary of the Tiananmen Square protest and June 4th crackdown. Featuring Chris Hammons (Anthropology), and Tim Oakes (Geography), Tim Weston (History).

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  • [Non-CAS Event] The Fulbright program is the U.S. government’s flagship program for international educational exchange, and CU-Boulder is a top producing campus for U.S. Student Fulbright grants. Come to an information meeting to learn how you can apply for a Fulbright grant to do overseas study/research or to be an English teaching assistant overseas. These grants are for U.S. citizens who...

  • [CAS Speaker Series] Although long valued as the fifth of the five normative social relations in Confucian discourse, friendship in traditional China has only recently begun to be studied for its broader cultural significance in Chinese history. In her talk, Anna Shields, Associate Professor of Chinese at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County, explores the impact of elite male...

  • [Non-CAS Event] Timothy Weston, Associate Professor of History and the Associate Director of the Center for Asian Studies, will give a talk on his current research entitled "When the Reporter is the Story: Executing Journalists in Early Republican China."

    Professor Weston will be presenting a draft of a partial chapter from his book project on journalists, journalism, and...

  • [Non-CAS Event] This exhibit will be on display from March 1 until April 27 at RedLine. Curated by Julie Segraves.

    Born in Beijing in 1980, Chen Man is young Chinese photographer known for her strong aesthetic eye and outstanding photography skills. Using computerized 3-D rendering techniques, Chen Man creates evocative images that feature women and document their place in...

  • [CAS Luncheon Series] The century-old Muslim shrine at Daftar Jailani, located on the southern escarpment of the Kandyan Hills in central Sri Lanka, celebrates an annual flag-raising and kandoori (urs) festival in memory of the popular Sufi saint Abd al-Qadir Jilani (1077-1166 C.E., buried in Baghdad), who is believed to have meditated for twelve years in a cave overlooking the jungles below...

  • [Non-CAS Event] This is a workshop with Ming Franz. It will be May 2-4, from 10 a.m. until 4:30 p.m. The cost is $275 for AAA members, $300 for DAM members, and $325 for all others. There is also a $30 materials fee paid. No painting experience necessary. 

    Reservations required, and there is a $50 non-refundable fee.  For reservations and further details, please contact ...

  • [Non-CAS Event] This film screening features the work of CSU-Pueblo students who prepared short documentaries inspired by the Chairman Mao Archival Collection at the CSU-Pueblo library. The screening should last for approximately one hour.

    The archive is a collection of "Maomorabilia" accumulated by Dr. Bea Spade during her trips to China. This collection was donated to the CSU-...

  • [Non-CAS Event] his half-day conference will be held from 9:00 am – 12:00 pm in Sie 150 of Ben Cherrington Hall. We have lined up a group of top scholars from the US, UK, and China to present their research and engage in conversations. More information, including an agenda and discussant bios, can be found on the website at ...

  • [Non-CAS Event] The cost is free for AAA member, $5 for teachers and students, and $10 for all others. Reservation information will be available soon.

  • [CAS Speaker Series] Are Indian women seen as passive victims or agents of change? Please join this roundtable discussion of professors and students for a lively conversation on how Indian women are represented (or misrepresented) in Western media as we discuss popular perceptions and stereotypes.

    Faculty Participants:

    Rashna Singh: "The mark of the plural...

  • [CAS Speaker Series] Malek Jandali will come to CU as a visiting artist to give a lecture and a workshop in the College of Music on his work on music, cultural heritage, and peace advocacy as they related to the ongoing Syrian conflict. As a Syrian immigrant, nationalist composer, and pianist, Mr. Jandali has taken his trade as a means to highlight the atrocities in the ongoing Syrian...

  • [CAS Speaker Series] Assistant Professor of Buddhist Studies at Yale University, Andrew Quintman is the translator of the new Penguin classic, The Life of Milarepa​ (2010) and author of The Yogin and the Madman: Reading the Biographical Corpus of Tibet's great Saint Milarepa (2013). His lecture, "The Life of Milarepa: Translation and Transmission," will discuss the...

  • [CAS Speaker Series] The Center for Asian Studies presents a screening of two Korean films and a public lecture by two distinguished professors of Korean film studies.

    Oldboy (2003), directed by Park Chan-wook, will be shown on Thursday, October 2 at 7:30 p.m. in Muenzinger Auditorium.

    The Host (2006), directed by Bong Joon-ho, will be shown on Friday,...

  • [CAS Speaker Series] The Center for Asian Studies presents a screening of two Korean films and a public lecture by two distinguished professors of Korean film studies.

    Oldboy (2003), directed by Park Chan-wook, will be shown on Thursday, October 2 at 7:30 p.m. in Muenzinger Auditorium.

    The Host (2006), directed by Bong Joon-ho, will be shown on Friday,...