East Asian Library events

EAL event promotion poster
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Cheng Yu Tung East Asian Library
linkhttps://east.library.utoronto.ca/eal-newsletter/stay-date-eals-events
  The Cheng Yu Tung East Asian Library hosts a variety of in-person, virtual, and hybrid events, workshops, lectures, and panel discussions throughout the year. The library is dedicated to providing current, critical, and supportive programs for University of Toronto students, faculty, staff, and the broader East Asian and Asian Canadian communities.   Follow Us on Social Media  To stay informed about our programs and events, follow us on social media and visit our… Read more about this event
Event poster displays images of the panel of writers' and the moderator's portraits. This year's theme is Recovery. Register by May 15th vis the QR code located on the bottom left of this image or the URL link: https://forms.gle/VqdWHF5a38DrrBTy9.
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2-4:30 PM
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Cheng Yu Tung East Asian Library, 8th Floor of Robarts Library, 130 St. George St., Toronto
linkhttps://east.library.utoronto.ca/EAL-Events-LiterASIAN-Toronto-2024
Join us for the LiterASIAN Writers Festival in Toronto!  Sold Out - We are pleased to invite you to the LiterASIAN Toronto 2024 event, hosted at the Cheng Yu Tung East Asian Library in collaboration with The Asian Canadian Writers’ Workshop (ACWW). This year’s theme is Recovery, where writers engage in a literary dialogue towards fostering cultural understanding, promoting diversity, and amplifying Asian Canadian voices. Through exploration, the panelists collectively navigate pathways… Read more about this event
Event poster displays image of a statue of Buddha in the background. The text reads "SYMBIO presents Exploring Buddhism: A Panel Discussion on Tuesday April 2, 2024 from 12 to 3 pm (EST) located at the Multi-Faith Centre. Meet the panelists: Michael lum, Henry Shiu, Anthony Scott and moderator, Da Ren Jiang." There is a QR code to scan for registration located near the bottom right corner of the image or you can register by visiting the URL https://lu.ma/t1xw6bxl.
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12 p.m. to 3 p.m.
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The Multi-Faith Centre, 569 Spadina Cres c, Toronto, Ontario
linkhttps://east.library.utoronto.ca/EAL-Events-Exploring-Buddhism
Sold Out - Explore an enriching journey of discovery, dialogue, and deep understanding. We invite you to join the panel discussion in exploring the diverse landscapes of Buddhist thought, bringing together esteemed scholars and practitioners to share their insights and experiences. The panelists will share their unique perspectives and explore a range of topics from the historical origins of Buddhism to its contemporary applications. The discussion will also include navigating the… Read more about this event
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Workshop & Reception: Mar 25, 2-3:30 p.m. & 3:30-4:30 p.m. | Artist Talk: Mar 28, 3-5:00 p.m.
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The Cheng Yu Tung East Asian Library, 8th floor, Robarts Library & The EAS Lounge, 14th floor, Robarts Library
linkhttps://east.library.utoronto.ca/EAL-Events-Living-Otherwise
              Sold Out - We are pleased to invite you to the art and scholarly dialogue series, "Living Otherwise: Perspectives on Time, Space, and Sense-Making from Okinawa." The series encompasses an art exhibition and book display, a photobook workshop, along with an artist talk. The art exhibition will run from March 25 to April 26, 2024 (Cheng Yu Tung East Asian Library), with the photobook workshop and opening reception taking place on March 25, 2024 (… Read more about this event
2024 Lunar New Year event poster, co-hosted by U of T Family Care Office and the East Asian Library.Join us for an afternoon filled with family-friendly fun as we explore diverse community traditions and celebrate the Lunar New Year together!
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3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
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Cheng Yu Tung East Asian Library
linkhttps://east.library.utoronto.ca/EAL-Events-LNY2024
                Sold Out - The Cheng Yu Tung East Asian Library and the Family Care Office invite U of T community members and their families to celebrate the Lunar New Year!   The Lunar New Year is important for many East Asian, Southeast Asian, and Asian Canadian cultures who celebrate and observe in diverse ways, and on different calendar days. The U of T community members will share various ways of celebrating alongside fun activities for… Read more about this event
event poster for the virtual panel discussion Trends and Challenges: Developing Chinese as a Foreign Language Textbooks for Canadian Universities, part of the CFL Textbook Development Panel Series, on Friday, January 26, 2024. Scan the QR code located in the middle of the image, for registration or more information.
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12:30-2:00 p.m. (EST)
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Virtual (Zoom)
linkhttps://east.library.utoronto.ca/EAL-Events-CFL-Textbook
          Sold Out - We are pleased to invite you to the panel discussion Trends and Challenges: Developing Chinese as a Foreign Language Textbooks for Canadian Universities, part of the CFL Textbook Development Panel Series, on Friday, January 26, 2024.   * Language: Chinese (English interpretation will be provided). Free admission, open for all to attend. Please register in advance. Date: Friday, January 26, 2024. Time: 12:30- 2:00 p.m. (EST) Location: Virtual (… Read more about this event
Film screening poster for Jiro Dreams of Sushi
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2-4 p.m.
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Media Commons (Room 3-023), Robarts Library, 3rd Floor, 130 St. George Street, Toronto
linkhttps://east.library.utoronto.ca/EAL-Events-Film-Screening-Jiro-Dreams-Of-Sushi
  Sold out - Embark on a cinematic journey into the world of culinary mastery and enjoy an afternoon celebrating Japanese culinary excellence! We are pleased to invite University of Toronto students to join an exclusive film screening of the documentary Jiro Dreams of Sushi (2011). A brief discussion will follow hosted by Professor Bob Thompson, the instructor of the Japan program, who will share his insights on both Japanese culture and his vision for the upcoming Japan program.… Read more about this event
The event poster depicts a soft light blue background with a watercolour mountain illustration. The title reads Tibetan Studies Collection Development and Services: Celebrating 10 Years of Partnership. Above the text is a Tibetan fluid cursive script style called "kyuk", of the Tibetan word "nyamlé", which translates in English to "together-work." Below are the University of Toronto Libraries and Columbia University Libraries logos in white text on a navy background.
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2:30-4:30 p.m.
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The Cheng Yu Tung East Asian Library
linkhttps://east.library.utoronto.ca/eal-newsletter/tibetan-studies-collection-development-services-celebrating-10-years-partnership
Sold Out - View a recording of the lecture on our YouTube channel or My Media.  Join us in celebrating a decade of collaboration as the University of Toronto Libraries and Columbia University Libraries mark the 10th anniversary of the Tibetan Collection Development and Services partnership!   Enjoy a keynote talk by Professor Rory Lindsay, Department for the Study of Religion, University of Toronto, and a special viewing of "Murals of Tibet," a SUMO-sized Collector's Edition… Read more about this event
The event poster depicts an image of a certificate under the Chinese Immigration Act showing payment for entry to work in Canada. The text describes the event, which takes place online over Zoom on Tuesday, November 21, 2023, from 6:30-8:30pm (Eastern Time). To RSVP please scan the QR code in the bottom right corner of the poster, or for a pdf version of the poster please visit this URL link: https://forms.gle/t1daFNRx6spTm13X7. For inquires send an email to to eal.events@utoronto.ca.
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6:30-8:30 PM (EST)
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Virtual (Zoom)
linkhttps://east.library.utoronto.ca/eal-newsletter/one-hundred-years-solidarity-unpacking-moments-ruptures-and-unity
                    Sold Out - Join us for a panel discussion at the University of Toronto to commemorate the 100th Anniversary of the Chinese Immigration Act, also known as the Chinese Exclusion Act in Canada. This act was one of several discriminatory policies that manifested the pervasive racism directed towards Chinese immigrants in Canada since their arrival in the mid-19th century.  In 2023, we will reflect on a century since the… Read more about this event
Event poster for From Millennia to Madame Wu: Culinary Chronicles of China includes images of book cover of "Madame Wu’s Handbook on Homecooking'', which is pictures two red-coloured fish on a light brown and grey background.
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2-4 pm
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The Cheng Yu Tung East Asian Library, 8th floor, Robarts Library
linkhttps://east.library.utoronto.ca/eal-newsletter/millennia-madame-wu-culinary-chronicles-china
                    Sold Out (click here to view recording) - Join us for an exciting journey through the rich culinary history of China at the Cheng Yu Tung East Asian Library at the University of Toronto Libraries!  This event will feature two talks: one by Eugene N. Anderson titled “Madame Wu’s Cookbook and Food in Song China,” and another by Sean J.S. Chen titled “Madame Wu's Medieval Chinese Home Cooking.” Both discussions revolve… Read more about this event