Congratulations to Akiko Imamura

On May 11, 2018 Akiko Imamura (Ph.D. Japanese) successfully defended her dissertation, "The interactional organization of Positive coparticipant assessments in Japanese ordinary conversation: Revisiting two conflicting preferences,” (Junko Mori, Advisor). Akiko is a Visiting Assistant …

Congratulations to Aaron Kenna Reich

On May 9, 2018 Aaron Kenna Reich (Ph.D. Chinese) successfully defended his dissertation, "Seeing the Sacred: Daoist Ritual, Painted Icons, and the Canonization of a Local God in Ming China,” (Mark Meulenbeld, Advisor). Since graduation, …

Celebrating Asian Studies at UW

Madison, WI (April 20, 2018) — The Asian Languages and Cultures (ALC) department hosted a symposium last Friday to highlight Asian studies students and the departments’ new degree program. The symposium brought together members of …

IACL-26 & ICCLC-20

The 26th Annual Conference of International Association of Chinese Linguistics (IACL-26) & The 20th International Conference on Chinese Language and Culture (ICCLC-20) May 4, 2018 – May 6, 2018 University of Wisconsin-Madison The 26th annual …