East Asian Library events

Event poster for book talk with author Linda Feng on her novel Swimming Back To Trout River and the novelist Lynn Kutsukake
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1pm-3pm
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Flexible Learning Space, East Asian Library, Room 8049,Robarts Library, 130 St George St, Toronto, ON M5S 1A5
linkhttps://east.library.utoronto.ca/eal-newsletter/book-talk-event-swimming-back-trout-river
              SOLD OUT - Join us for a special discussion about the novel Swimming Back To Trout River, by Associate Professor of East Asian Studies, Linda Rui Feng in conversation with Lynne Kutsukake about writing, immigration, and translation. There will be a short reading from the novel followed by a conversation, which will cover topics such as writerly craft and the possible relationships between scholarly writing and fiction. Linda Feng, Associate Professor of East Asian Studies, will be… Read more about this event
East Asian Orientation Event for U of T Tibetan Studies Community
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3:00 - 4:30 pm EST
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Online Event - Zoom
linkhttps://east.library.utoronto.ca/eal-newsletter/east-asian-librarys-orientation-event-u-t-tibetan-studies-community
                Welcome Tibetan Studies Students, we invite you to join our orientation event!  The Cheng Yu Tung East Asian Library is hosting an orientation event for the U of T Tibetan Studies Community. The workshop will cover an introduction to the Tibetan Collections at the University of Toronto, tools and tips for accessing the collections; Romanization schemes for the Tibetan language, and recommended resources for a wide range of subjects in Tibetan Studies.  Presented by: Kristina Dy-… Read more about this event
Image of the film The House of the Lost on the Cape depicts anime characters of two sisters standing beside the old lady character Kiwa. In the background is a house with strange beings wandering the yard and floating above.
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7 - 9:40 pm
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Innis Town Hall
linkhttps://east.library.utoronto.ca/eal-newsletter/film-screening-house-lost-cape-jianomayoika
                Sold Out - If you enjoy similar events, please follow us on Facebook or Twitter Join us for a special screening of the new Japanese anime film The House of the Lost on the Cape (岬のマヨイガ) Misaki no mayoiga based on the original novel by Sachiko Kashiwaba (柏葉幸子) who will be at the book signing at 7:00 pm and the Q & A session following the screening. The film directed by Shinya Kawatsura (川面真也) begins with a 17-year-old run-away Yui and 8-year-old Hiyori, who lost her family… Read more about this event
Poster for Have You Eaten Yet? a dialogue with CHEUK KWAN. Includes a row of images: profile picture of Cheuk Kwan, book cover of Have You Eaten Yet?, and profile picture of Dr. Jo (Jayeeta) Sharma.
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4:00 - 5:00 pm EDT
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Zoom
linkhttps://east.library.utoronto.ca/eal-newsletter/have-you-eaten-yet-dialogue-cheuk-kwan
Have You Eaten Yet? A dialogue with CHEUK KWAN The Cheng Yu Tung East Asian Library's Event for the Asian Heritage Month 2022 Date: Wednesday, May 25, 2022 Time: 4:00-5:00pm EDT Location: Zoom Register: https://bit.ly/3MQ8ndw The Cheng Yu Tung East Asian Library, University of Toronto, cordially invites you to this online event in celebration of Asian Heritage Month 2022. Join us for this dialogue with filmmaker and writer, Cheuk Kwan, about his new book, Have You Eaten Yet? The book draws out… Read more about this event
Poster for "Visions and Desires: Independent Filmmaking in Post-Socialist China," an online forum on Chinese independent filmmaking, featuring Shi Qing, Fan Popo, and Zhu Rikun. Includes profile photos of the three filmmakers, and a QR code for event registration.
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9:45 am - 1:00 pm EDT
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Zoom
linkhttps://east.library.utoronto.ca/eal-newsletter/visions-and-desires-independent-filmmaking-post-socialist-china
                            Visions and Desires: Independent Filmmaking in Post-Socialist China (event booklet) The Cheng Yu Tung East Asian Library and the East Asian Studies Graduate Student Union (EASGSU) cordially invite you to join us on Thursday, May 19 for "Visions and Desires: Independent Filmmaking in Post-Socialist China," an online forum on Chinese independent filmmaking, featuring Shi Qing, Fan Popo, and Zhu Rikun. Presentations and discussions will be in English and Chinese… Read more about this event
Poster for the Racial Capitalism and the National Question in the Early People's Republic of China lecture
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12:00 - 1:30 pm EST
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Online
linkhttps://east.library.utoronto.ca/eal-newsletter/racial-capitalism-and-national-question-early-peoples-republic-china
Racial Capitalism and the National Question in the Early People's Republic of China The Cheng Yu Tung East Asian Library cordially invites you to join us for a lecture on "Racial Capitalism and the National Question in the Early People's Republic of China" with 2021 Cheng Yu Tung East Asian Library Resources Access Grant Program grantee Professor Jeremy Tai. Professor Tai will discuss his research on conceptualizations of race (zhongzu) and ethnicity (minzu) in the People's Republic of China… Read more about this event
Detailed poster for the 2022 Cheng Yu Tung East Asian Library Resources Access Grant Program
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11:59pm ET
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Online
linkhttps://east.library.utoronto.ca/eal-newsletter/2022-cheng-yu-tung-east-asian-library-resources-access-grant-program-amid-covid-19
The Cheng Yu Tung East Asian Library is excited to announce the 2022 Cheng Yu Tung East Asian Library Resources Access Grant Program. This program aims to provide equity and access to East Asian Studies resources during the COVID-19 pandemic. Through the Grant Program, the Cheng Yu Tung East Asian Library: Offers support for faculty and doctoral students in the field of East Asian Studies in Canada to conduct research Assists scholars in Canada to access the Cheng Yu Tung East Asian Library's… Read more about this event
Thumbnail for Mysterious Dreams: A Dialogue with Terry Watada event hosted for Asian Heritage Month
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4:00 - 5:30pm EST
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Online
linkhttps://east.library.utoronto.ca/eal-events/mysterious-dreams-dialogue-terry-watada
The Asian Heritage Month Celebration The Cheng Yu Tung East Asian Library, University of Toronto, would like to cordially invite you to join this online event to mark the 2021 Asian Heritage Month and celebrate two new books by Terry Watada. The event will feature a book reading by Terry and a dialogue led by Ken Noma, former President of the National Association of Japanese Canadians (NAJC). Pre-registration is required to get the event link. Watch a recording of the event on YouTube.… Read more about this event
Banner image for The Treasury of Lives Biographical Encyclopedia presentation
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12:30 - 1:30 PM EST
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Online
linkhttps://east.library.utoronto.ca/node/166608
Presenters:  Dr. Alexander Gardner, Director and Editor in Chief; and Catherine Tsuji, Editor Click here to watch the presentation on YouTube. The Treasury of Lives is a biographical encyclopedia of Tibet, Inner Asia, and the Himalayan region. In development since 2007, the online resource provides accessible and well-researched biographies of notable scholars, masters, or leaders in traditional Himalayan and Inner Asian society and culture who are deceased and who were native to the region.… Read more about this event
Event banner for 2021 Taiwan Lecture on Chinese Studies
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8:00 PM EST
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Cheng Yu Tung East Asian Library
linkhttps://east.library.utoronto.ca/node/166587
National Apology and Reinvigoration of Indigenous Rights in Taiwan The 2021 Taiwan Lecture on Chinese Studies is delivered by Dr. Awi Mona (Chih-Wei TSAI) 蔡志偉, Director & Associate Professor of Law and Indigenous Studies, National Dong Hwa University. Click here to view event photos on Facebook and here to watch the lecture on YouTube. Transitional justice has received considerable attention in recent years in Taiwan. Despite all this attention, transitional justice is an issue that… Read more about this event