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McGill Graduate Students in East Asian Studies (MGSSEAS)

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MGSSEAS is located in:
Room 402, 3434 McTavish
Montreal, Quebec

President, Eavan Cully
V. President, Qing Ye
Communications, Danielle Steely
GSR, Ana Selles

East Asian Studies Graduate Students Presentation Series:

Time and Location: 6:00-7:30PM, Thomson House, Room 406

February 18th:
Andrew Griffin - TITLE: "Four Years at Nanjing University of (T)CM: Why Study Traditional Chinese Medicine?"

Albert Joern - TITLE: "The Physical Culture of Martial Arts in Republican China"

March 4th:
Wang Wanming -TITLE: "The Literary Space within the Bao Family in Eighteenth-Century Jingjiang, Jiangsu"

Wang Zhifeng - TITLE: TBA

March 11th:
Morgan Steacy - TITLE: "A Way of Revolution", Rebecca Robinson - "Mourning Rituals in Early China"

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Current grad students

christopher [dot] byrne [at] mail [dot] mcgill [dot] ca (Christopher Byrne) (PhD)
Area of Research: The relationship between classical Chinese poetry and Buddhist practice and thought.
paola [dot] carrozza [at] mail [dot] mcgill [dot] ca (Paola Carrozza) (PhD)
Area of Research: Literacy and textual practices in the pre-Qin, Qin, and Han periods. Jiandu 簡牘 and ancient manuscripts.
eavan [dot] cully [at] mail [dot] mcgill [dot] ca (Eavan Cully) (MA)
Area of Research: Feminism and nationalism in late Qing women's magazines, authority in historical writing, and women as role models.
diane [dot] lemire [at] mail [dot] mcgill [dot] ca (Diane Lemire) (PhD)
Area of Research : medical anthropology of China, most specifically in regard to cancer related pain and pain management from a comparative perspective.
cheng-ying [dot] lin [at] mcgill [dot] ca (Grace Chen-Ying Lin) (PhD)
Area of Research: Body, identity, colonialism, religion versus medical technology, Taiwan.
fan [dot] lin [at] mail [dot] mcgill [dot] ca (Lin Fan) (PhD)
Area of Research: Cartography and print culture in the Late Imperial China.
alexandre [dot] iliouchine [at] mail [dot] mcgill [dot] ca (Alexandre Iliouchine) (MA)
Area of Research: Early and medieval Daoist mysticism, Inner Alchemy, philosophical and religioius foundations of Chinese Traditional Medicine.
robert [dot] mackie [at] mail [dot] mcgill [dot] ca (Robert Mackie) (MA)
Area of Research: Early China masculiniities/gender, Sima Qian/Shiji.
rositsa [dot] mutafchieva [at] mail [dot] mcgill [dot] ca (Rositsa Mutafchieva) (PhD)
Area of Research.: National vs. Minority identity formation in contemporary Japan; the role of media in the solidification of minority categories;; local community adaptations and skewings of regulatory procedures.
sebastien [dot] rivest2 [at] mail [dot] mcgill [dot] ca (Sebastien Rivest) (MA)
Area of Research: History of Sichaun during 10th century. Especially social and economic systems and their relationship to local allegiances.
ana [dot] selles [at] mail [dot] mcgill [dot] ca (Ana Selles) (MA)
Area of Research: Gender and chastity practices in early China society.
svyatoslav [dot] uvarov [at] mail [dot] mcgill [dot] ca (Samuel Shooklyn) (MA)
Area of Research: Japanese Martial arts as an invented tradition of an embodied experience.
danielle [dot] steely [at] mail [dot] mcgill [dot] ca (Danielle Steely) (MA)
Area of Research:Fifth and Sixth Generation Chinese film.
afra [dot] tucker [at] mail [dot] mcgill [dot] ca (Afra Tucker) (MA)
Area of Research: Philosophical aspects, intellectural/pratical usage of the Daodejing and its surrounding commentaries in Early China.
wanming [dot] wang [at] mail [dot] mcgill [dot] ca (Wanming Wang) ( PhD)
Area of Research: Female Knights-errant in Ming-Qing China.
qing [dot] ye2 [at] mail [dot] mcgill [dot] ca (Ye Qing) (MA)
Area of Research: Modern and contemporary literature, especially gender issues.