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Cornell Classical Chinese Colloquium: Su-yeon Seo

Friday, April 12, 2024 at 3:30pm to 5:30pm

Rockefeller, 374 Asian Studies Lounge

Su-yeon Seo, (Cornell grad student, Asian Studies) will lead final Classical Chinese text-reading for this semester titled Naming and Knowledge in the East Asian Sea.

The group meets monthly during the semester to explore a variety of classical Chinese texts and styles. Other premodern texts linked to classical Chinese in Japanese, Korean, and Vietnamese have been explored. Presentations include works from the earliest times to the 20th century. Workshop sessions are led by local, national, and international scholars.  Participants with any level of classical Chinese experience are welcome to attend.  

  • At each session, a presenter guides the group in a reading of a classical Chinese text. Attendees discuss historical, literary, linguistic, and other aspects of the text, working together to resolve difficulties in comprehension and translation.

  • No preparation is required; all texts will be distributed at the meeting.

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Event Type

Colloquium

Departments

Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies, Asian Studies, East Asia Program

Cost

free

Contact E-Mail

eap-guwen@cornell.edu

Contact Name

TJ Hinrichs, Suyoung Son

Speaker

Su-yeon Su

Speaker Affiliation

PhD Asian Studies grad student

Dept. Web Site

eap.einaudi.cornell.edu

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