October 07, 2008
The Premodern Colloquium - October 19th
On Sunday, October 19, the interdisciplinary faculty/graduate student discussion group known as The Premodern Colloquium will meet at the home of
(take the 5th left off Washtenaw, after the junction of Hill and Washtenaw)
3:30 PM: coffee
4:00 PM: discussion
The discussion will be of Professor Christian de Pee's paper, "Purchase on Power: Imperial Space and Commercial Space in Song-Dynasty Kaifeng, 960-1127." If you would like to participate, please write to Terre Fisher (firstname.lastname@example.org) for a copy of the paper.
Christian de Pee is assistant professor in the Department History and his publications include:
The Writing of Weddings in Middle-Period China: Text and Ritual Practice in the Eighth through Fourteenth Centuries. Albany: State University of New York Press, 2007.
"Words of Seduction, Lines of Resistance: Writing and Gender in Zheng Xi’s Dream of Spring (1318)," in Nan Nü: Men, Women, and Gender in China, 9.2 (2007), 247-283.
Posted by moyera at October 7, 2008 03:11 PM