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LRCCS Conference | Art, History, and Sinology: An International Conference in Honor of Martin J. Powers

Conference organizer: J. P. Park, University of California, Riverside
Friday, November 9, 2018
1:00-5:00 PM
Room 1010 | 10th Floor Event Space Weiser Hall Map
Complete conference details, including daily schedule and speaker bios, are available on the conference website:

Martin J. Powers, Sally Michelson Davidson Professor of Chinese Arts and Cultures at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, has always been a towering beacon in the field, trailblazing fresh methodologies and breaking down academic stereotypes on Chinese culture. In celebration of his well-deserved retirement from teaching, Prof. Powers’ graduate advisees and colleagues from around the world will convene an international conference on Chinese art. This academic gathering will reflect upon ways the field of sinology has changed over the course of Prof. Powers’ long academic career and the new directions it is developing, or should develop, in the future.

A public reception follows Friday’s session at Weiser Hall, 10th floor.

This event is sponsored by Lieberthal-Rogel Center for Chinese Studies at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor.

Additional support is provided by the Department of the History Art, University of Michigan and the University of Michigan Museum of Art (UMMA) as well as Liu Jiuzhou and Qian Ying.

Conference organizer: J. P. Park, University of California, Riverside.
Building: Weiser Hall
Event Type: Conference / Symposium
Tags: Art, Asia, Chinese Studies, Visual Arts
Source: Happening @ Michigan from Lieberthal-Rogel Center for Chinese Studies, History of Art, International Institute, Asian Languages and Cultures
Upcoming Dates:
Friday, November 9, 2018 1:00-5:00 PM