• News & Events in the Field

    Tributes to Prof. Conrad Schirokauer

    Professor Conrad Schirokauer, the historian of Middle Period China and East Asia, passed away on September 19, 2018 at the age of 89. The Society deeply mourns the loss of such a fine colleague. See tributes written by David and Oliver Schirokauer and Thomas Lee. Check back for announcements regarding a public memorial for Professor Schirokauer in the spring of 2019.

    Tang Prize in Sinology: Profs. Shiba Yoshinobu 斯波義信 and Stephen Owen.

    Conference Updates

    Save the Date!

    The “Third Middle Period China Humanities Conference”will be held June 25-28, 2020, at Yale University. More details are forthcoming, and will be posted to the conference website: https://ceas.yale.edu/3rd-Middle-Period-China-Humanities-Conference. Be sure to save the date on your calendars!

    Please send news and announcements regarding Song, Yuan, and Conquest Dynasties Studies to Reiko Shinno (shinnor@uwec.edu) .