DATE: Tuesday, March 2, 2010 (class time):
SPEAKER: Paola Zamperini (Chinese literature, Amherst College)
TITLE: A Brief History of Pleasure: Gendered Bodies and Orgasm in "A Tale of an Infatuated Woman" (Chipozi zhuan)
1:00 - 2:30pm
LOCATION: Leacock 212

DATE: Wednesday, March 17, 2010
SPEAKER: Dr. Fabrizio Pregadio, McGill University
TITLE: From the Inner Gods to the Internal Elixir: Daoist Views of the Embryo and the Infant
TIME and LOCATION: 16:30, Birks Bldg 3520 University St. Rm 203

DATE: Thursday, April 1, 2010
SPEAKER: David Odo (Anthropology, photography, Japan; Harvard University)
TITLE: Views from the Edge: Photographs, history and the construction of the Ogasawara Islands
TIME: 5:30 - 7:00pm
LOCATION: 3434 McTavish, Room 302

DATE: Friday, April 2, 2010
SPEAKER: Professor Harada Masazumi, Gakuen University, Kumamoto, Japan
TITLE:"50 Years of Minamata Disease : A Report on One of the World’s Worst Cases of Health Damage Caused by Environmental Pollution"
Lecture in Japanese with English and French summary.
TIME & LOCATION: 14:00 - 3434 McTavish, Room 302

Please join us for the following Korean Studies events on Friday, April 9th, 2010:

Light refreshments will be provided.

3:30 - 4:45 - panel of student presentations (See presenters and topics below)
DATE: Friday, April 9, 2010
SPEAKER: Mark Byington (Early History Project, Korea Institute, Harvard University)
TITLE: "KoguryO and the Early Korea History Project"
TIME: 5:00 - 6:30 PM

April 9th Korean Event Schedule

To view the work of The Early Korea Project, see excerpts from Vols 1 & 2 below:
Vol. 1: Early Korea
Vol. 2: The Shaman Period in Korean History

Hsiang Lecture

Beata Grant (Chinese Literature and Religion, Washington University)
Dwelling in the Mountains: The Nature Poetry of Woman Chan Master Jizong Xingche (b. 1606)
DATE: Friday, September 17, 2010
TIME: 16:30 to 18:00
LOCATION: Faculty Club, Old McGill Room