October 2016

Oct 6

5:00pm

Keynote: Byzantine Studies Conference

Robert Ousterhout, University of Pennsylvania, will speak as part of the Byzantine Studies Conference at Cornell. 

Place

Wing lecture room

Oct 13

5:15pm

Findlay Family Lecture: Janice Katz

Janice Katz, Art Institute of Chicago, will discuss the Ho-o-den building at the 1893 World Columbian Exposition in conjunction with the exhibition JapanAmerica.

Place

Wing lecture room

Oct 16

1:00pm - 4:00pm

Ceramics in the Mayan World

In conjunction with the exhibition Future of the Past at SUNY Cortland’s Dowd Gallery, meet the ceramic artists of the San Antonio Women’s Cooperative from Belize, who reclaim and adapt the rich cultural heritage of their ancient Mayan ancestors. 

Place

Wing lecture room

Oct 20

5:15pm

Masami Teraoka

Masami Teraoka will discuss his work in conjunction with the exhibition Japonisme: The First Wave and Beyond

Place

Wing lecture room

November 2016

Nov 11

5:15pm

The Atkinson Symposium: Keynote

Christopher Reed, Penn State, will discuss “Bachelors’ Passions and Ladies’ Crazes: The Gender of Japanism.”

Place

Wing lecture room

Nov 12

9:30am - 3:30pm

The Atkinson Symposium: JapanAmerica

Explore topics found in JapanAmerica. Contact Elizabeth Saggese to reserve a free space by November 4.

Place

Wing lecture room