From the Asian Miracle to the Asian Century: A Panel Discussion on East Asia in the Global Order

Wednesday, November 15, 2017
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM (ET)
Ladd Hall 307
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Panel Discussion
Asian Studies

As President Trump concludes his thirteen-day tour of East Asia, join us for a panel discussion of East Asia’s changing place in the global order. The discussion will be introduced by brief presentations from four Asian Studies professors:

• Mahesh Shankar (International Affairs) will discuss the US role in East Asia

• Xiaoshuo Hou (Sociology) will explore nationalism, globalism, and a rising China

• Jenny Huangfu Day (History) will reflect on anti-corruption campaigns in Xi’s China

• Joowon Park (Anthropology) will present on Trump’s war of words with North Korea

These introductory remarks will be followed by a moderated discussion between all four professors and audience members on these topics and others.

Refreshments will be provided.


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