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April 12, 2021
IN THE MEDIA
 SPPGA Professor Paul Evans was featured in OMNI Television, "兩名被中方扣留的加人出庭 (BC)"March 19, 2021.
 Professor Rashid Sumaila (SPPGA; Institute for the Oceans and Fisheries) was featured in The Wire China, "China’s Gone Fishing" (Subscription)April 4, 2021.
PUBLICATIONS
 IAR Senior Fellow Gisèle Yasmeen contributed to a new publication, "RICH Food, Smart City : How Building Reliable, Inclusive, Competitive, and Healthy Food Systems is Smart Policy for Urban Asia". March 3, 2021.
OUR EVENTS
Monday, April 12

Time: 6:00PM - 7:30PM PT
Location: Zoom (link will be sent to registrants)
Speakers: Joy Ma, Dilip D’Souza, Dr. Tsering Shakya (University of British Columbia), Kwai Li
Sponsor: Centre for India and South Asia Research

Tuesday, April 13

Time: 4:00PM - 5:15PM PT
Location: Zoom (link will be sent to registrants)
Speaker: Dr. Will Bridges (University of Rochester)
Sponsors: Centre for Japanese Research, Department of Asian Studies

Thursday, April 22

Time: 6:00PM - 7:30PM PT
Location: Zoom (link will be sent to registrants)
Speaker: Dr. Sunil Amrith (Yale University)
Sponsors: UBC History Graduate Student Association, Centre for India and South Asia Research, Interdisciplinary Histories Research Cluster

Monday, April 26

Time: 7:00PM PT
Location: Zoom (link will be sent to registrants)
Speaker: Dr. Farish A. Noor (Rajaratnam School of International Studies)
Sponsor: Centre for Southeast Asia Research

EXTERNAL EVENTS
Wednesday, April 21

Time: 12:30PM - 1:45PM PT
Location: Zoom (link will be sent to registrants)
Speaker: Rachel E. Stern (University of California)
Sponsor: Centre for Asian Legal Studies

Thursday, April 22

Time: 9:00AM - 10:30AM PT
Location: Zoom (link will be sent to registrants)
Speaker: Dr. Wendi Adamek (University of Calgary)
Sponsors: Tianzhu Global Network for the Study of Buddhist Cultures, FROGBEAR Project, UBC Department of Asian Studies

NEW OPPORTUNITIES

The Institute of Asian Research (IAR) in the School of Public Policy and Global Affairs (SPPGA) welcomes proposals for the Konwakai Chair in Japanese Research for an initial two-year term, commencing July 2021. This call is open to any tenured UBC faculty member at the rank of Professor or Associate Professor.

To notify us of upcoming Asia related events, send us an email at joelle.lee@ubc.ca.

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