The Harvard East Asia Society's student-run, non-profit conference is the largest of its kind in North America. This year, in celebrating the 17th anniversary of the Harvard East Asia Society Conference, the coordinators are delighted to organize and present a memorable forum as well as providing various social settings to encourage interdisciplinary dialogue in the field of East Asian Studies.
There will be 40 student presenters and 10 panels over the weekend of February 22 - 24, 2014. HEAS is delighted to announce that Glen Fukushima and Professor Karen Thornber will be the keynote speakers for this year's conference. Glen Fukushima is a Senior Fellow at the Center for American Progress in Washington, D.C, and former President and CEO of Airbus Japan. Professor Karen Thornber is a Professor of Comparative Literature at Harvard University. Her principal areas of teaching and research are world literature and the literatures and cultures of East Asia, particularly modern China, Japan, Korea, and Taiwan.
Harvard East Asia Society c/o Office of Regional Studies - East Asia Center for Government and International Studies (CGIS), South Building 1730 Cambridge Street Cambridge, MA 02138 Phone:617-495-3777 FAX:617-495-4306 General Inquiry: firstname.lastname@example.org
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