The Future of Asian Studies Symposium: Gender, Sexuality, and Region

Thursday, October 25, 2018 04:00 pm

October 25, 2018 | Alexander Library, Pane Room | 4:00–6:30 p.m.

Organizers: Chie Ikeya and Suzy Kim
The Symposium is co-sponsored by the Global Asias Initiative; Rutgers Global; Departments of American Studies, Asian Languages and Cultures, History, and Religion, and South Asian Studies Program, School of Arts and Sciences; Office of the Executive Vice Dean, School of Arts and Sciences; and Rutgers University Libraries.

Day 1: Gender, Sexuality, and Region
4:00 p.m. Welcome Remarks
Michelle Stephens, Dean of Humanities, School of Arts and Sciences, Rutgers University
4:15 p.m. Introductory Remarks
Chie Ikeya, Rutgers University
4:30 p.m. “Geography Ethics History”
Tani Barlow, Rice University
5:00 p.m. In the Mood for Texture: Gender in Hong Kong, Bangkok, and Shanghai's Urban and Media Revivals of ‘Chinese Colonial Modernity’”
Arnika Fuhrmann, Cornell University
5:30 p.m. “Queer Regions”
Gayatri Gopinath, New York University
6:00 p.m. Q&A

Day 2: Law and Religion in Asia (October 26, 2018)

*We have arranged Special Event parking for both days of "The Future of Asian Studies" Symposium. Non-Rutgers visitors may park in Lots 26, 30 & College Avenue Deck without permits. Non-Rutgers guests must register for the event. Until this process is completed your vehicles are not registered and you may receive a citation. Special event parking and special event permits are only for visitors to the University which does not include free metered parking. Faculty, Staff, and Students must park only in lots they are authorized to park in.

Register your vehicle here.

Alexander Library
Pane Room
169 College Avenue
New Brunswick, NJ 08901