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New England Asian Studies Conference

Saturday, October 4, 2014
12:00am – 11:59pm

Storrs Campus
Nathan Hale Inn and Conference Center

The Asian and Asian American Studies Institute at the University of Connecticut is pleased to co-host the annual meeting of the New England Association for Asian Studies on Saturday, October 4, 2014, 8AM - 6PM. All conference activities will take place at the Nathan Hale Inn and Conference Center. Detailed Conference Schedule is now available on the AAASI website/conferences.

Please note that Registration is Required to attend the Conference. Registration Fee is Free to all UConn Faculty, Staff and Students. Please RSVP by email to: Maxine.Smestad-Haines@uconn.edu with heading "NEAAS Conference" and include list of names (indicate if faculty, staff or student and department affiliation if applicable).

AAASI is also pleased to include a slate of Friday, October 3, 2014 Pre-Conference Events, with film screenings in HBL Video Theater 2 at 10AM (Gate of Heavenly Peace) and 7PM (Chinatopia) and two important panels in the Class of 1947 Room: Remembering Tiananmen at 2PM with Jeffrey Wasserstrom (UC Irvine) and Chaohua Wang (Independent Scholar); and the Asian Philosophy Colloquium at 4PM with Jay Garfield (Yale), Charles Hallisey (Harvard) and Emily McCrae (Univ. of Oklahoma).

The NEAAS Conference is generously co-sponsored by the Association for Asian Studies (AAS), the UConn Humanities Institute, the Office of Global Affairs, the Department of Philosophy, the Department of History, the Department of English, the Department of Political Science, the Languages, Cultures, and Literatures Department, the Fund for Interdisciplinary Research Endeavors (FIRE), and the India Studies Program.

Contact:

Ms. Fe Delos-Santos

Asian American Studies Institute (primary), Alumni Relations, Asian American Cultural Center, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Philosophy Department, UConn Master Calendar

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