Duke Asia-Pacific (AP) Forum

October 29, 2021 - 11:00 am to 12:30 pm
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This semester's AP Forums feature recipients of the APSI Summer Research Grants who conducted research relevant to East or Southeast Asia last summer. Presentations will last 20-25 minutes each with room for discussion at the end. Audience members are highly encouraged to posit questions and engage with speakers during the Q&A.

The registration link includes talks for all three forums during the semester; you may register to attend multiple forums. This specific forum features the following presenters:

***October 29th***

SaeHim Park (Duke Art, Art History and Visual Studies)
"Intimate Infrastructure of Empire: Photographic Postcards of Japanese Female Sex-Trafficking in Southeast Asia, 1870s-1920s"

Harunobu Saijo (Duke Political Science)
"Appeal to a Higher Power: How Settlement and Inter-Ethnic Competition Shapes State Capacity"

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  • Asian/Pacific Studies Institute

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  • Asia-Pacific Forum