News and Announcements


The History Department and the Center for the Study of Women, Gender and Sexuality host Suzy Kim who will present "'Things that divide us are trifling': Cold War Feminism in North Korea on March 29, 2017. (read more)

The Chao Center releases inaugural issue of Transnational Asia: an online interdisciplinary journal. (read more

The Transnational Asia: an online interdisciplinary journal editorial committee calls for submissions for its second issue to be published in Spring 2017. (read more)  

Houston Asian American Archive receives grant from Resilient Networks to Support Inclusive Digital Humanities Project, which encourages the collaboration among librarians, students and scholars in advancing digital humanities scholarship

The Chao Center receives federal grant to enhance the Asian Studies curriculum (read more)

Asian Studies faculty Nanxiu Qian, Richard Smith receive NEH grant to host international conference on the Sinosphere (read more

Asian Studies alumnus and Chef Willet Feng '06 pursues his culinary passion by opening Kuma Burgers (read more)

Asian Studies students Park, Sharma receive Parish Fellowship for summer research travel (read more)

Asian Studies student Clingen wins Chao Center for Asian Studies Prize for Undergraduate Research (read more)

Through a generous donation from leaders in the Jain community, the Chao Center will be administering the Bhagwaan Mahavir/Chao Family Foundation Postdoctoral Fellowship in Jain Studies beginning in Fall 2016. (read more

Students interested in joining the Rice Asian Studies Organization (RASO) should direct inquiries to Justin Park at jp51@rice.edu .


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Events

April 11
Chao Center for Asian Studies Spring 2017 Film Series: The Contact (1997)
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Rice Media Center

April 13
Todd Henry - Neuro-Psychiatry as Area Studies: Han Tong-se and the Cold War Diagnostics of Sexual "Deviance" in South Korea
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Mechanical Laboratory

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