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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
Tom Green.
1100 Berkshire

(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 (telf@umich.edu) 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