Asia Contending with the West

A Campus Cultural Connections event

Date: February 5, 2014

Time: 3:00 - 4:15 pm

Location: Sears Recital Hall, located on the first floor of the Jesse Philips Humanities Center

Sponsor: Graul Chair in Arts and Languages

 Laura Sextro

Phone number: 937-229-2808

Supporting involvement: Hsuan Tsen; Heather MacLachlan; Graul Chair in Arts and Languages

Website: Graul Chair in Arts and Languages

“Asia Contending with the West" is a multi-media presentation which explores how Asian countries have grappled with Western cultural influences during the past 150 years.  Scholars Laura Sextro, Hsuan Tsen and Heather MacLachlan will present case studies focusing on the decorative arts, painting and music in Vietnam, Japan and Burma/Myanmar.

This presentation is a part of Campus Cultural Connections, a series established by the Graul Chair in Arts and Languages.

This event is free and open to the public.