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Annual Meeting of the New England Asian Studies Conference

Dartmouth will host the 2019 meeting of this conference, which brings together scholars of Asia from New Engand and beyond, on November 1-2. Website at https://sites.dartmouth.edu/

Saturday, November 2, 2019
8:30am – 7:00pm
various locations on campus
Intended Audience(s): Public
Categories: Conferences, Exhibitions, Films, Lectures & Seminars
Registration required. Fee required.

The 2019 Meeting of the New England Conference of the Association for Asian Studies will take place at Dartmouth on November 1-2. One theme of the conference is the study of Asian food and beverage from various disciplinary perspectives. In the evening of November 1, a food-related Asian art exhibitition will open in the Hood Museum's new Tseng Family Gallery, and Boston University anthropologist Merry White will deliver a keynote address on food culture in Japan. Four sessions of panels, for which registration will be required, will run from 8:30 a.m. to 5:45 p.m. on November 2. The final session will include a screening of a documnetary film on U.S. POWs who perished as a result of the atomic bombing of Hiroshima.

For more information, contact:
Steven Ericson

Events are free and open to the public unless otherwise noted.