East Asian Library Events

Upcoming Events

Event date:
Thursday, February 4, 2021
Time:
8:00 PM EST
Location:
Online

National Apology and Reinvigoration of Indigenous Rights in Taiwan

The 2021 Taiwan Lecture on Chinese Studies will be delivered by Dr. Awi Mona (Chih-Wei TSAI) 蔡志偉, Director & Associate Professor of Law and Indigenous Studies, National Dong Hwa University.

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Past Events

Photo of students' calligraphy
Event date:
Tuesday, March 10, 2020
Time:
11 - 4 pm
Location:
Cheng Yu Tung East Asian Library

We had made a chance for many students who use our library to try their hands with Chinese calligraphy, in addition to snacks, tea and an online draw for SDM gift cards. The calligraphy was very popular with the participants! Click here to view event photos... 

Image used for the event "Viewing Gastronomy from the Garden of Contentment"
Event date:
Friday, February 28, 2020
Time:
1 - 3 pm
Location:
Cheng Yu Tung East Asian Library

A talk about the work of the historical Chinese recipe book, Suiyuan Shi dan (Recipes from the Garden of Contentment, 隨園食單), and the award-winning translator of this book, Dr. Sean Jy-Shyang Chen's understanding on Chinese Canadian cuisine.  Click here to view photographs of the event...

Event photo - Tibetan Studies Librarianship & Resources: An Update
Event date:
Thursday, February 20, 2020
Time:
11:00 AM – 1:30 PM
Location:
Cheng Yu Tung East Asian Library

An overview of the latest developments in Tibetan librarianship, digitization project, online resources, and newly received publications at our library. Click here to view the photos of this event...

Photo of part of the Asian Canadian Studies Collection Display
Event date:
Tuesday, October 1, 2019 to Saturday, February 15, 2020
Location:
Cheng Yu Tung East Asian Library

A showcase of our Asian Canadian collection. The display cases are located behind the old reference desk.

a kyogen performance with Kaoru Matsumoto
Event date:
Thursday, November 28, 2019
Time:
2 - 4 pm
Location:
Cheng Yu Tung East Asian Library

A lecture on kyogen (狂言), a form of traditional Japanese comic theatre, with renowned Kaoru Matsumoto (松本薫). Click here to view events photos...