The Center for Asian Studies presents

"The Poetics of Place: Neighborhood Change from Beijiing to Brooklyn"
with Harriet Evens, University of Westminster and Robert Anasi, Literary Journalism

Thursday, November 1, 2012
3:30-5:00 p.m.
Humanities Gateway, Room 1010

Introductory remarks by Amy Wilentz (Literary Journalism)
Featured speakers include Harriet Evans (University of Westminster), author of The Subject of Gender (2008) and "Belonging to Old Beijing," in Chinese Characters (2012) and Robert Anasi (Literary Journalism), author of The Gloves (2001) and The Last Bohemia: Scenes from the Life of Williamsburg, Brooklyn (2012).

Moderator: Kenneth Pomeranz (History)

Light refreshments, book sale and signing to follow.  Co-sponsored by the Department of History, the Literary Journalism Program, and Center for Asian Studies, with support from the Office of the Chancellor.

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