Literature

Si Nae Park

Si Nae Park

Assistant Professor of East Asian Languages and Civilizations
On leave 2016-17

Si Nae Park is Assistant Professor of East Asian Languages and Civilizations, specializing in premodern Korean literature. She received her Ph.D. in Read more about Si Nae Park

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2014 May 02

Korean Literature Symposium: Crossing Borders

8:50am to 5:30pm

Location: 

Harvard Faculty Club Reading Room, 20 Quincy St.

In honor of Professor David McCann, Korea Foundation Professor of Korean Literature

Sponsored by Korea Institute, Harvard University
Co-sponsored by the Department of East Asian Languages and Civilizations and Harvard University Asia Center

Schedule:
8:15 – 8:45  Breakfast & Registration

8:50 – 9:00  Introductory Remarks by Professor Sun Joo Kim

9:00 – 10:45   Session I: Form and Freedom in Korean Literature
Moderator: Sun Joo Kim (Harvard University)
Discussants: Edwin Read more about Korean Literature Symposium: Crossing Borders

2014 Apr 01

Kyōgen (狂言) Lecture and Performance

4:00pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

Yenching Auditorium - 2 Divinity Ave. 1st Floor

Kyōgen is the name for a dramatic style and repertoire of short comic plays that form one of the oldest theatrical traditions in Japan. Though developed in the 14th century, kyōgen is still performed today: both as an independent form (hon-kyōgen) and as an interlude during the more serious Noh theater (ai- Read more about Kyōgen (狂言) Lecture and Performance

Chinese Language Program hosts Second Annual Chinese Poetry Recitation Contest

Chinese Language Program hosts Second Annual Chinese Poetry Recitation Contest

December 5, 2013

 

On November 6th the basement of Northwest Labs was bustling with a crowd of student performers eager to participate in the second annual Chinese Poetry Recitation Competition. The contest, organized by the Chinese Language Program within Harvard’s Department of East Asian Languages and Civilizations, brought together students from basic, intermediate, and advanced courses to engage with traditional and contemporary verse. This year’s competition featured a dazzling display of PowerPoint slides complete with musical accompaniment introducing categories and poems. As Read more about Chinese Language Program hosts Second Annual Chinese Poetry Recitation Contest

Stephen Owen

Stephen Owen

James Bryant Conant University Professor
On leave Spring 2017

Stephen Owen is a sinologist specializing in premodern literature, lyric poetry, and comparative poetics. Much of his work has focused on the middle period Read more about Stephen Owen

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Wai-Yee Li

Wai-yee Li

Professor of Chinese Literature
Director of Graduate Studies
Fall 2016 Office Hour: Monday 11-1

Wai-yee Li has been Professor of Chinese Literature at Harvard since 2000. Li earned her B.A. from the University of Hong Kong and her Ph.D. from Read more about Wai-yee Li

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