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group photo of the CLP, judging panel, and students

Relive the Magic of the Oscars (in Chinese)!

April 10, 2017

The Chinese Language Program hosted their 3rd Film Festival last week, featuring student-produced short films entirely in Chinese language. Students from all levels from elementary Chinese (Ba and Bb) to Business Chinese (163) submitted their creations in 5 different categories: Best Performance, Best Screenplay, Best Cinematography, Best Film Editing, and Best Music.

The event was MC’ed by 万杰思 (Jacques Van Rhyn) and 邓安澜 (Anne Deng). Their witty banter kept us laughing in between the drama and suspense of the films. All in all, it was a wonderful evening seeing students showing off… Read more about Relive the Magic of the Oscars (in Chinese)!

Senior EAS Concentrators Present Research at Undergraduate Thesis Colloquium

February 17, 2017

This year's Senior Thesis Colloquium was a great success. Undergraduate students presented their research and preliminary conclusions on a broad spectrum of topics. They used varied methods to approach research questions surrounding gender, politics, labor rights, international relations, and literature.The colloquium was well attended by students and faculty alike, and each presentation produced a spirited back and forth about the intricacies and implications of the theses. 

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2016-17 Tazuko Ajiro Monane and Noma-Reischauer Prizes Awarded

December 15, 2016

This year’s Tazuko Ajiro Monane and Noma-Reischauer Awards Ceremony, an annual tradition co-hosted by Harvard’s Japanese Language Program and the Edwin O. Reischauer Institute of Japanese Studies, honored a record number of students for achievements in Japanese language and humanities. The ceremony brought together an audience of over fifty attendees last Friday to celebrate the five 2016-2017 prize winners, all of whom demonstrated exceptional skill in areas ranging from conversational Japanese to translation of medieval Japanese texts to a cultural reading of femininity in Japanese… Read more about 2016-17 Tazuko Ajiro Monane and Noma-Reischauer Prizes Awarded

David Sena

David Sena

Preceptor in Literary Chinese
Spring 2017 Office Hours: Tuesday and Thursday 1-2:30

 

David Sena received his B.A.in Economics and Chinese Studies from the University of California at Berkeley, M.A. and Ph.D. in East Asian Languages… Read more about David Sena

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Si Nae Park - March 4, 2016

Parthenogenesis or Hybridity?
Storytelling and the Politics of Language in Premodern Korea

Prof. Si Nae Park discusses the nature of Korean yadam writings.

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