Graduate Student Conference

Join us for an annual day of presentations by graduate students from the Asian Studies department, featuring special guest presenters unique to each year. Participants in the conference will present their original research, engage in accompanying discussions on their papers or presentations, and enjoy refreshments while meeting and talking with scholars working in a wide variety of disciplines and regions.

Graduate student, Barbara Wall, on Transformations of Xiyouji in Korean Intertexts and Hypertexts at the 2015 Graduate Student Conference.

Recent Events

2019 Graduate Student Conference

A day of presentations by graduate students from the Asian Studies department, exploring current research projects, engaging with various scholars, and hosting discussions regarding a wide range of subjects and disciplines. 

Saturday, March 9th, 2018

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Past Events

2018 Graduate Student Conference

A day of presentations by graduate students from the Asian Studies department, with a few guest presenters from other departments

Saturday, March 10, 2018

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2017 Graduate Student Conference

With panel discussions from Dr. Christina Yi, Dr. Bruce Rusk, Dr. Ross King, Dr. Jessica Main and Dr. Hyung-Gu Lynn from the Department of Asian Studies

Saturday, March 11, 2017

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2016 Graduate Student Conference

With opening and closing talks from Dr. Ross King and Dr. Christopher Rea from the Department of Asian Studies

Saturday, March 12, 2016

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2015 Graduate Student Conference

With opening and closing talks from Dr. Stefania Burk, Dr. Anne Murphy, and Dr. Ross King from the Department of Asian Studies

Saturday, April 11, 2015

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2014 Graduate Student Conference

With keynote speech from Dr. Daisuke Miyao, Associate Professor of Japanese Film and Chair of the Department of East Asian Languages and Literature at the University of Oregon

Saturday, April 5th, 2014

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2013 Graduate Student Conference

With keynote speech from Dr. Rebecca Copeland, Professor and Chair of Department of Japanese Language and Literature at Washington University in St. Louis

Saturday, March 9th, 2013

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2012 Graduate Student Conference

With keynote speech from Dr. Melek Ortabasi, Director and Associate Professor of the World Literature program at Simon Fraser University

Saturday, May 12th, 2012

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