A lecture by independent journalist Danielle Preiss. Where: GEC 1005 When: November 5, 2015 Time: 5:00pm Please come to a lecture on sex trafficking and girls’ lives in Nepal. The talk will be followed by a reception with tasty … Read more
Event Category: Social Justice
The Southeast Asian Approaches Faculty Working Group presents this documentary, directed by Joshua Oppenheimer. This film screening is free and open to the public. Through Joshua Oppenheimer's work filming perpetrators of the Indonesian genocide, a family of survivors discovers how … Read more
This year's Community College Global Education Symposium theme is "Global Human Rights and Social Justice."
The Southeast Asia Interest Association is inviting the UNC student body to help bridge the gap between students and refugee workers on campus. These refugees work in such close proximity to students, but not many students are aware of the … Read more
Upcoming event: Complementary Colors! Join Phillips Ambassadors Saima Akbar, Samantha Holmes, Ntiense Inyang, and Sara Khan in an interactive discussion on issues regarding women of color traveling to South and East Asia. They will attempt to draw from their own experiences … Read more
Now in its 22nd year, the 2016 Mary Stevens Reckford Memorial Lecture in European Studies is titled Appropriating Asia: The Depiction of the Exotic in European Art. The Institute for the Arts and Humanities will host the event Thursday, Feb. 25 … Read more
A lecture by Jason Cons, Research Assistant Professor in the LBJ School of Public Affairs at University of Texas, Austin.
In 1949, with Mao and the Communists’ victory over Chiang Kai-Shek and the nationalists, China was split in two. The nationalists retreated to the island of Taiwan/Formosa and established the Republic of China there. Ever since, a bitter standoff with … Read more
Ian Holliday will give a lecture titled “Freedom and Fear in Myanmar” at 5:30 p.m. on March 3 as part of a preview exhibition of “Thukhuma: Painting Myanmar in a Time of Transition,” which will open in full on April … Read more
Joel S. Wit is currently a visiting scholar at the U.S.-Korea Institute and a senior research fellow at Columbia University for East Asian Studies. Mr. Wit received his M.I.A. from Columbia University in 1979 and his B.A. from Bucknell University … Read more
The Carolina Asia Center supports diverse Asia-related events. However, CAC co-sponsorship of any talk, seminar, documentary screening, film screening, performance or celebration does not constitute endorsement of or agreement with the views presented therein. As an academic institution, we value diverse perspectives that promote dialogue and understanding.