Asian Languages and Cultures

College of Letters & Science

Van Hise Hall, home to the Asian Languages and Cultures department, overlooks Lake Mendota

Upcoming Events

  • 11/14/2018 - 12:00 PM
    Join fellow grad students, and Associate Professor, Anthony Cerulli, for an informal chat over brown-bag lunch.
  • 11/16/2018 - 03:30 PM
    Please join fellow graduate students for an informal gathering Friday afternoon from 3:30-4:30 pm. The speaker will be Hae Ree Jun, a doctoral student in the Japanese linguistics program.
  • 11/20/2018 - 09:00 AM
    Join department chair, faculty, staff and grad student reps for a montly meeting.

News

Scholar Adam L. Kern, University of Wisconsin-Madison, explores the influence of Japanese woodblock prints from the Edo period on contemporary manga artists. This lecture is presented as a complement to the exhibition ...

On Sunday, October 14, 2018 Professor Rania Huntington was featured on Wisconsin Public Radio's University of the Air program, "Ink and Tears: Five Centuries of a Famous Chinese Family," with Emily Auerbach. Listen to this wonderful...

The Grand Scribe's Records, Volume IThe Basic Annals of Pre-Han ChinaSsu-ma Ch'ienEdited by William H. Nienhauser, Jr.Published October 1, 2018, Indiana University PressTranslated by Weiguo Cao, Zhi Chen, Scott Cook, Hongyu Huang, Bruce...

Professor Adam Kern was invited to present at the Cheltenham Liteature Festival on "The Haiku: Beauty and Brevity," on Monday, October 8, 2018. ...

Sara Farsiu, ALC's Persian Lecturer and Doctoral Student in Second Language Acquisiton, was recognized with a 2018 Community-University Partnership Award for her volunteer service.Two years ago, the Jewish Social Services in Madison contacted the...