Session 10 - Prof. Yunxiang Yan: The Rising Individual in Contemporary Chinese Society

Social Economic History and Cultural Anthropology Lecture Series (10):
The Rising Individual in Contemporary Chinese Society

Speaker: Prof. Yan Yunxiang (UCLA, Los Angeles)

Lecture 1: Girl Power: Young Women and the Transformation of Private Life
Date: 1st November, 2005
Time: 9:30-12:00
Venue: Room 7332, Academic Building,
The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Discussant: Prof. Maris GILLETTE (Haverford College)

Lecture 2: Out of the Ancestors" Shadow: The Paradoxical Rise of the Individual
Date: 2nd November, 2005
Time: 9:30-12:00
Venue: Room 7332, Academic Building,
The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Discussant: Prof. Maris GILLETTE (Haverford College)

Lecture 3: Behind "I'm Loving It": Consumerism and Globalizing Individual
Date: 3rd November, 2005
Time: 9:30-12:00
Venue: Room 7332, Academic Building,
The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Discussant: Prof. Maris GILLETTE (Haverford College)

Lecture 4: Chaxu Geju and the Culture of Hierarchy in the Age of Globalization
Date: 4th November, 2005
Venue: C301, Zhuhai Campus, Sun Yat-sen University
Discussant: Prof. CAI He (Sun Yat-sen University)

Co-organizer:
South China Research Center, HKUST
Center for Historical Anthropology, Sun Yat-sen University

Spnsor:
The Hong Kong Institute for the Humanities and Social Science, HKU