East Asian Studies

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Mongolia Update
Mongolia Update and Mongolia Institute Workshop

On a recent trip to Mongolia, Professor Li Narangoa successfully convened 2 events.

Thursday, August 18, 2016 to Saturday, August 20, 2016


Intimate Connections: Everyday Experiences of Inter-Asia Ties
Intimate Connections: Everyday Experiences of Inter-Asia Ties

Keynote speakers

Professor Koichi Iwabuchi, Monash University Associate Professor Thang Leng Leng, National University of Singapore Dr Chika Watanabe, University of Manchester

Thursday, August 11, 2016 to Saturday, August 13, 2016

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