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Upcoming Lectures

The Confucius Institute at the University of Michigan welcomes all students, faculty, and the community to attend its lectures. Eminent scholars will discuss various topics on Chinese arts and culture. Some lectures are presented in conjunction with performances.


Apr 08
2015

The Evolution of Libraries in China: From Book Storage to Information Access

Dr. Liu will present an overview of the history and current status of libraries in China.


Presenter(s): Mengxiong Liu, Professor and Librarian, San Jose State University
Time: 12 p.m.
Venue: Koessler Room, Michigan League

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Apr 13
2015

How to Promote More Openness and Freedom in Chinese Studies

Presenter(s): Liu Dong, Professor of Chinese and Philosophy at Tsinghua University, China
Venue: Koessler Room, Michigan League (3rd floor)

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Apr 15
2015

History, Inheritance, and Transition of Chinese Qin Music since the 20th Century

Presenter(s): Zhang Huaying, Associate Professor of Musicology, Central Conservatory of Music
Time: 12 - 1 pm
Venue: Koessler Room, Michigan League (3rd floor)

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Apr 15
2015

Talking Story with Daniel Ho (Co-sponsored event)

Presenter(s): Daniel Ho, Singer/songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and producer
Time: 4 pm
Venue: Haven Hall G634

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Apr 17
2015

A French Jesuit in the Middle Kingdom: Joseph-Marie Amiot (1718–1793) and His Writings on Chinese Music

Presenter(s): Professor Stewart Carter, Wake Forest University
Time: 4 - 5:30 pm
Venue: Vandenberg Room, Michigan League

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