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Stanford-Berkeley Graduate Student Conference On Premodern Chinese Humanities

Saturday, April 12Room 107, Littlefield Center, 365 Lasuen St., Stanford (note different venue for Saturday)Session 1 9:00-9:50Presenter: Daniel Knorr (University of Chicago), “The Eye of the Storm: State andSociety at War in Mid-Nineteenth Century Jinan”Discussant: Zhijian Qiao (Stanford)Session 2 9:50-10:40Presenter: Sharon Sanderovitch (Berkeley), “The Eastern Tour and the Eastern HanPanegyric: Cui Yin’s 崔駰 ‘Dong xun song’ 東巡頌 as preserved in theKōnin 弘仁 Bunkan shirin 文館詞林.”Discussant: Mark Lewis (Stanford)Break 10:40-10:55Session 3 10:55-11:45Presenter: Evan Nicoll-Johnson (UCLA), “Order and the Eclectic: The Connotations of Za in Early Medieval Bibliographic Scholarship and Textual Compilations”Discussant: Mark Csikszentmihalyi (Berkeley)Lunch 11:45-1:15Session 4 1:15-2:05Presenter: Xin Wen (Harvard), “What’s in a ‘Surname’? Khotan and the MedievalChinese Historiography of the Other”Discussant: Albert Dien (Stanford)Session 5 2:05-2:55Presenter: Rebecca Shuang Fu (University of Pennsylvania), “Negotiating Types andDegrees of Literacy: A Study of Women’s Literacy Practices in Late MedievalChina (600–1000)”Discussant: Jidong Yang (Stanford)Break 2:55-3:10Session 6 3:10-4:00Presenter: Nina Duthie (Columbia University), “Origins and Ethnography of the TuobaXianbei in Wei shu and Earlier Historiography.”Discussant: Albert Dien (Stanford)Session 7 4:00-4:50Presenter: Timothy Clifford (University of Pennsylvania), “Book Culture, LiteratiIdentity, and the Late Ming Tales of the World Craze”Discussant: Ling Hon Lam (Berkeley)

Details

When:

Saturday, April 12, 2014. 08:45 AM

Where:

Littlefield Center, Room 107, 365 Lasuen St

Sponsor:

The Confucius Institute at Stanford, Center for East Asian Studies, Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures

Contact:

723-3363
romanoff@stanford.edu

Admission:

Free and Open to the Public. RSVP