March 16, 2017
Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel, Toronto, Canada
1:00-1:05 Opening Remarks: Keith Knapp, President
Panel 1, Chaired by Matthew Wells, Secretary-treasurer
1:05-1:30 Abe Yukinobu 阿部幸信, Chuo University, 魏晉南北朝皇帝璽管窺――玉璽、金璽與“傳統”的虛像 (Imperial Seals in Early Medieval China: Inventing the Tradition of Han Orthodoxy). This presentation will be made in Mandarin.
1:30-1:55, Jon Felt, Brigham Young University, “Accessing the Numinous, Escaping the Human: Representations of Mountains in the Shuijing zhu 水經注
1:55-2:20, Lu Kou, Harvard University, “The Politics of Intimacy: Epistolary Exchange between a Mother and Son in Early Medieval China”
Panel 2, Chaired by J. Michael Farmer, Early Medieval China journal editor
2:35-3:00, Nina Duthie, UCLA: “The Northern Others in Chinese Historiography: Reading the Tuoba Xianbei”
3:00-3:25, Huang Wen-Yi 黃文儀, McGill University, “Two Spies in the Northern Wei”
3:25-3:50, Albert Dien, Stanford University, “The Classics in International Diplomacy"
4:00-4:30 Text reading: Wu Shu-hui, Mississippi State University, “The History of Later Han by Fan Ye (386-455): Compilation, historiography, and the impact of literary trends of his time”
4:30-5:00 Early Medieval China Group business meeting, chaired by Keith Knapp
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