Center for East Asian Studies Archived Webinars

This archive is a work in process. If there is a webinar you're looking for that you don't see here, contact our staff, listed at the bottom of this page.

CEAS Archived Webinars 2021

Join Grace Ni, a high school English teacher from Taiwan currently living in Boston, as she discusses teaching English in Taiwan and the Taiwanese educational system.
2020 Freeman Book Award Honorable Mention Young Adult/High School
Presenter: June Hur, author
Presenter: Tim J. Myers, author
In collaboration with the University of Colorado Program for Teaching East Asia

Resources for Bashō and the River Stones April 6, 2021.pdf

Co-sponsored by the UMass Fine Arts Center Asian Arts and Culture program.
Recording link (recording hosted by UMass Fine Arts Center)
Presenter: Alex Kerr, author
Presenter: Dr. Andreas Marks, author of Japan Journey, Asia curator at the Minneapolis Institute of Art

Presenter: Yao Wu, Jane Chace Carroll Curator of Asian Art, Smith College Museum of Art 
*Please note that there is an extended time at the beginning where the presenter shows a black screen. 

CEAS Archived Webinars 2020
Presenter: Pamela Rotner Sakamoto, author
Presenters: Andrew Gordon, Harvard University; Katherine Matsuura, Harvard University; Anthony Zanin, Hutto, TX High School; Thomas Mueller, California University of Pennsylvania
Presenters: Andrew Kung and Emanuel Hahn
Presenter: Dr. Gary Mukai, Stanford University
Presenter: Karina H. Corrigan, H. A. Crosby Forbes Curator of Asian Export Art, Peabody Essex Museum
Presenter: Dr. Wing-kai To, Bridgewater State University
Presenter: Jeffrey Richey, Berea College 
Presenter: Dr. Jonathan Lipman, Mount Holyoke College emeritus professor
Presenter: Jeffrey Richey, Berea College
Presenters: David Bell and Yurika Kurakata
The Washington Post article referenced by Yurika on a Singapore quarantine experience.
Presenter: Jeffrey Richey, Berea College
The Cultural Revolution era poster featured in this webinar is available at
Presenter: Ethan Segal, Michigan State University

2019 Freeman Book Award Honorable Mention
Presenter: Andrea Wang, author
Presenter: Jeffrey Richey, Berea College
Presenter: James Lin, University of Washington
Presenter: Catherine Chou, Grinnell College
Presenter: Sara Newland, Smith College
Presenter: Mindy Landeck, Austin College
resenter: Bea Hesselbart, Smith College student.

CEAS Archived Webinars 2019

Presenter: Ethan Segal, Michigan State University These resources were recommended by Dr. Segal in the webinar: Council on Foreign Relations, "Constitutional Change in Japan" NCTA Class Apps, "The Japanese Constitution at 70: Part 1" and "The Japanese Constitution at 70: Part 2"

Presenter: Marc Tyler Nobleman, author

Presenters: Shogo Oketani, author, and Avery Fischer Udagawa, translator


Presenter: Ray Matsumiya

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