Podcasts from public lectures for those interested in learning about Asia Pacific, and its related fields of study.
Podcast: Caught between Empires: A Preliminary Observation of the Recent Rise of Nationalism in Taiwan, Okinawa and Hong Kong
Lecture by Rwei-Ren Wu, Academia Sinica
Podcast: What Makes a Falsified Text Popular? Writing the 1402 Usurpation in Seventeenth-Century China
Taiwan Studies Lecture by Chiung-yun Evelyn Liu, Academia Sinica
Tibetan Buddhism beyond Tibet
Leading scholars on Tibetan history and Buddhism join in a panel discussion on the meanings and impacts of Tibetan Buddhism in the histories of Asia and the contemporary world.
Material Culture and Maritime Asia: New International Perspectives
Podcast now available for "Material Culture and Maritime Asia: New International Perspectives"
ASIA IN LA 2010 - Afternoon Discussion: Asian Cuisine from Market to Table
Podcast from ASIA IN LA 2010, held on May 2, 2010 at the James West Alumni Center, UCLA
Does 'Fair Trade' Help Those Who Harvest Tea?
As part of the International Human Rights Film Series, the Asia Institute put on a screening and discussion of an award-winning 2008 documentary, "The Bitter Taste of Tea," that takes a skeptical view of the fair trade movement's ability to protect labore