Asia Center

2017 May 12

Nanga Painting from the Robert S. and Betsy G. Feinberg Collection

May 12 (All day) to Jun 05 (All day)

Location: 

East Asian Painting and Decorative Arts gallery (Room 2600, Level 2), Harvard Art Museums, 32 Quincy Street, Cambridge

Ongoing, through Monday, June 5

Featuring hanging scrolls, folding screens, woodblock-printed books, and folding fans showcasing paintings by some of the best-known Japanese Nanga painters.

Details: Nanga Painting from the Robert S. and Betsy G. Feinberg Collection

Sponsored by the Harvard Art Museums


 

2017 May 15

Gallery Talk: Korean Still-Life Paintings

12:30pm to 1:00pm

Seung Yeon Sang, the Henderson Curatorial Fellow in the museums’ Division of Asian and Mediterranean Art, will give this talk focusing on Korean paintings currently on display.
Limited to 15 people; ten minutes before the talk, tickets will become available at the admissions desk.

Details: Gallery Talk: Korean Still-Life Paintings

Sponsored by the Harvard Art Museums
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2017 May 14

21st Annual Harvard India Poetry Reading

2:00pm to 5:00pm

Location: 

S010, Tsai Auditorium, CGIS South S010 1730 Cambridge Street, Cambridge

South Asia Institute and Department of South Asian Studies presents the 21st Annual Harvard India Poetry Reading, 9th Anniversary Meeting of SAPNE South Asian Poets of New England. The theme for this event is Truth. We encourage new poets and new expressions. All languages are welcome with some annotations in English. Entries accepted until May 7.

Details: 21st Annual Harvard India Poetry Reading 

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2017 May 09

Living on the Edge: Korean Brothels in Colonial Taiwan

12:00pm to 1:30pm

Location: 

Common Room, 2 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge

Jin Jungwon, Associate Research Fellow, Institute of Taiwan History, Academia Sinica; HYI Visiting Scholar

Chair/Discussant: Elizabeth Remick, Associate Professor, Department of Political Science, Tufts University

Details: Living on the Edge: Korean Brothels in colonial Taiwan

Co-sponsored with the Harvard-Yenching Institute, Fairbank Center for Chinese Studies and the Korea Institute, Harvard University 

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2017 May 08

The Kalampag Tracking Agency

8:00pm

Location: 

Coolidge Corner Theatre, 290 Harvard Street, Brookline

Film Screening

Followed by a discussion with filmmaker and curator Shireen Seno

Details: The Kalampag Tracking Agency

Sponsored by Crows & Sparrows (crowsandsparrows.com) and the Balagan Film Series; co-sponsored by the Harvard University Asia Center

 

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