2014


May

Talk:  by Anita Wen-Shin Chang, independent filmmaker, educator, and writer.  More information coming soon.

Film:  Warriors of the Rainbow, Part 2.  More information coming soon.

 

April

Professor Pei-te Lien is serving as Acting Director for the Center for Taiwan Studies during the spring quarter while Professor Kuo-ch'ing Tu is on sabbatical leave.  Professor Lien is a faculty member in the Political Science Department at UCSB.  

 

February

TALK:  Changing Roles of Taiwanese Firms in Global Innovation Networks:  The Case of the Electronics Industry. Speaker:  Dr. Momoko Kawakami, Research Fellow at the Institute of Developing Economies, Japan and Visiting Scholar at the Institute for Research on Labor and Employment at University of California, Berkeley.  12:30 PM on February 13th at the Orfalea Center Seminar Room, 1005 Robertson Gym, UCSB  Flyer [PDF]

 


2013


December

2013 International Conference on Taiwan Studies at UCSB:  Inter-flow and Trans-border: Ocean, Environment, and Cultural Landscape of Taiwan 交流與跨界:海洋、環境、與臺灣的文化景觀 
Agenda and Participant List [PDF]

Flyer [PDF]

 

October

TALK:  Images of My Father and the Rise and Fall of the Republic of China 白先勇細說父親身影與民國風雲 Speaker:  Kenneth Hsien-yung Pai, an eminent Chinese fiction writer and renowned author of Taipei People.  2 PM on Saturday, October 19th at the Multicultural Center Theater.  Flyer [PDF]

 

June

The Center for Taiwan Studies and Institute of Taiwan History (ITH) at Academia Sinica Collaboration Ceremony, 9 AM on June 21st at The McCune Conference Room, 6020 HSSB

The CTS will co-sponsor with the Institute of Taiwan History (ITH) at Academia Sinica to held the 19th Annual Conference of the North American Taiwan Studies Association (NATSA) at UCSB. June 21st to June 22nd at UCSB. Flyer [PDF] Mini Conference Schedule: [PDF] Conference Schedule: [PDF]

 

May

CTS Newsletter Issue Number 4[PDF]

 

April

New course/seminar related to Taiwan Studies: Spring 2013
CHIN 138B/238B "Special Topic: Taiwan Social Science"

2013 Test of Chinese as a Foreign Language - TOCFL. April 6th at 10AM to 12PM. Flyer [PDF]

TALK: Measuring and Explaining the Impact of New Parties in Taiwan’s Party System. Speaker: Dafydd Fell, The Department of Politics and International Studies at SOAS (School of Oriental & African Studies), University of London
4 PM on April 16th at Lane Room, Ellison Hall, UCSB. Flyer [PDF]

TALK: The Poet of the Dreamland Zheng Chouyu 夢土上的詩人鄭愁予. Speaker: Zheng Chouyu, a renowned poet from Taiwan. 3:30 PM on April 25th at Mosher Alumni House, Alumni Hall 2104, UCSB. Flyer [PDF]

TALK: Cross-Strait Commerce as Credible Signaling. Speaker: Steve Chan, Professor of Political Science at University of Colorado at Boulder and Director of the Farrand Residence Academic Program. 4 PM on May 7th at Lane Room, Ellison Hall, UCSB. Flyer [PDF]

 

March

Taiwan Literature: English Translation series

Issue Number 31 & 32: Popular Ballads in Taiwan

News

Pei-te Lien is serving as Acting Director of the Center for Taiwan Studies while Kuo-ch'ing Tu is on sabbatical, Spring 2014.

The Taiwan Studies Scholarship Fund

Updated: 10/17/2013 - 11:05

The Taiwan Studies Scholarship Fund is available for undergraduates, graduate students and visiting scholars.

CTS Newsletter Issue Number 4

Updated: 10/03/2013 - 10:25

Come check out our newsletter!!

Events

The 19th Annual North American Taiwan Studies Conference
Event Dates:
June 21, 2013 - 8:30am
June 22, 2013 - 8:30am

Taiwan in Theory - June 21-22 (Fri-Sat), 2013

TALK: Cross-Strait Commerce as Credible Signaling - Steve Chan
Speaker: Steve Chan/ Professor of Political Science at University of Colorado at Boulder and Director of the Farrand Residence Academic Program
Event Date: May 7, 2013 - 4:00pm

4 PM on May 7th at Lane Room, 3rd Floor Ellison Hall, UCSB

TALK: The Poet of the Dreamland Zheng Chouyu
Speaker: Zheng Chouyu / A renowned poet from Taiwan
Event Date: April 25, 2013 - 3:30pm

Thursday, April 25, 3:30 PM to 6 PM at Mosher Alumni House, Alumni Hall 2104, UCSB

Spring 2013 Fim Series The Films Of Ang Lee
Speaker: OFFICE OF INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS AND SCHOLARS; EAST ASIA CENTER
Event Date: April 16, 2013 - 7:00pm

All Films Shown In The Buchanan Hall at UCSB with Free Admission

TALK: Measuring and Explaining the Impact of New Parties in Taiwan’s Party System
Speaker: Dafydd Fell / The Department of Politics and International Studies at SOAS (School of Oriental & African Studies), University of London
Event Date: April 16, 2013 - 4:00pm

Tuesday, April 16, 4:00 PM at Lane Room, Ellison Hall, UCSB