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The Liu Institute for Asia and Asian Studies promotes the awareness, understanding and knowledge of Asia both within and beyond the University community and provides a forum for integrated and interdisciplinary research and teaching on Asia.

The Liu Institute's primary regions of focus are East Asia, South Asia, and Southeast Asia.

News

Boren Scholar: Jeremy Cappello Lee

Author: Patrick Deegan

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Jeremy Cappello Lee ('17, minor in Asian Studies), has been awarded a 2017 Boren scholarship. The Boren Scholarship is a highly competitive, prestigious national award for undergraduate research in world regions critical to U.S. interests, and underrepresented in study abroad. Mr. Cappello Lee's own work will take him to Korea during the 2016-17 academic year. The Liu Institute also supports Mr. Cappello Lee through its undergraduate research award. Our sincere congratulations go out to him on this achievement milestone!…

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Chinese Language Textbooks & Teaching — Authors Meet Teachers and Students

Author: Patrick Deegan

Chinese Pedagogy Workshop

National Pedagogical Workshop on Campus:
Chinese Language Textbooks & Teaching — Authors Meet Teachers and Students
http://authorsmeetusersatnotredame.weebly.com/

The Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures hosted a Chinese Pedagogical Workshop, “Chinese Language Textbooks & Teaching–Authors Meet Teachers and Students,” on Saturday, April 9, 2016, with the generous support from Center for Study of Languages and Cultures, Kaneb Center for Teaching and Learning, Liu Institute for Asia and Asian Studies, and Office of Undergraduate Studies for Arts and Letters.…

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Newly Acquired Chinese Digital Archives at the Hesburgh Libraries

Author: Patrick Deegan

Thanks to two acquisitions grants with supporting funds from scholars at Notre Dame, the Liu Institute, and the Hesburgh Libraries, we are pleased to announce the following digital databases:

1. 晚清期刊全文数据库(1833-1911). Wan Qing qi kan quan wen shu ju ku (1833-1911) =  Late Qing dynasty periodical full-text database (1833-1911)…

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Events

Asia Working Group: CAI Liang

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Location: 102 Hesburgh Center for International Studies

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The final Asia Working Group meeting of the 2015–16 academic year will meet tomorrow, Wednesday April 27 at 3 PM in Hesburgh Center room 102.  Professor Liang Cai (History) will present her work. …

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Let’s Talk 2016 : Language and Identity

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Location: McKenna Hall, Room 200

Lets Talk 2016

The relationship between language and identity has been investigated in many disciplines such as anthropology, education, linguistics and literature. Language use reveals speaker's’ social identity, and membership. For the language learners, language learning experience reconstruct their identities. There are many theories about language and identity from traditional model (identity being static) and postmodernism model (identity is a site of struggle power).  Despite the research interests in language and identity, it seems that scholars seldom have an opportunity to have an academic discussion on this topic. Let’s Talk 2016 will bring the scholars from different disciplines and redefine the role of language in social identity construction.   …

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Let’s Talk 2016 : Language and Identity (day 2)

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Location: McKenna Hall, Room 200

Lets Talk 2016

The relationship between language and identity has been investigated in many disciplines such as anthropology, education, linguistics and literature. Language use reveals speaker's’ social identity, and membership. For the language learners, language learning experience reconstruct their identities. There are many theories about language and identity from traditional model (identity being static) and postmodernism model (identity is a site of struggle power).  Despite the research interests in language and identity, it seems that scholars seldom have an opportunity to have an academic discussion on this topic. Let’s Talk 2016 will bring the scholars from different disciplines and redefine the role of language in social identity construction.   …

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