Literature

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Thomas P. Kelly

Assistant Professor in East Asian Languages and Civilizations
On Leave AY 2021-22

Thomas Kelly is a scholar of late imperial Chinese literature. His research attends to the interplay between the literary imagination and Chinese...

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2 Divinity Ave, Room 230
EALC, Harvard University
Cambridge, MA 02138
Fall 2020: By appointment
David Atherton

David Atherton

Assistant Professor of East Asian Languages and Civilizations

David C. Atherton specializes in the study of Japanese literature and culture of the early modern period (also known as the Edo or Tokugawa period,...

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2 Divinity Avenue, room 229
p: (617) 495-8374
Office Hours: Spring 2021: Wednesday 4-5 pm and Thursday 3-4 pm.

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...

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David Sena

David Sena

Preceptor in Literary Chinese

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

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9 Kirkland Place #204
p: (617) 495-1157
Office Hours: Spring 2021: Monday and Wednesday 12-1:30 at https://harvard.zoom.us/my/dsena

The Poetry of Du Fu

Funded by a 2006 Mellon Foundation Distinguished Achievement Award, The Poetry of Du Fu is a translation of the complete works of China's most celebrated poet by James Bryant Conant University Professor, Emeritus ...

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