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Inspiring Women of Asia Exhibit - Madame Chiang Kai Shek in Graduation Attire
Mar 1 2020
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Apr 30 2020

Location: Asia Collection

The Asia Collection proudly presents Inspiring Women of Asia Exhibit in honor of the International Women’s History Month of March. Throughout Asia, women played active... View Exhibit

A shadow puppet with speech bubble Who am I? Look at my foot!
Jan 17 2020
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Feb 28 2020

Location: Asia Collection

Though the exact date of his reign has been interpreted differently by scholars, according to Babad Dalem he reigned from 1633-1651. He is listed as... View Exhibit

Road to the Republic: Sun Yat-sen, Hawaii and the Chinese Revolution
Nov 12 2019
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Dec 31 2019

Location: Asia Collection

This exhibit presents China’s radical change from monarchy to the republic by showcasing the prominent figure Sun Yat-sen and the most significant event in the... View Exhibit

Woman with a sword on a rearing horse
Jun 1 2019
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Aug 31 2019

Location: Asia Collection

By the early twentieth century all Southeast Asia had come under colonial control. The exception was Thailand, but even here Western ideas about pathways to... View Exhibit

China's Revolution in Politics, Literature, Feminism
Apr 1 2019
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May 31 2019

Location: Asia Collection

The Qing Dynasty was overthrown in 1911. The end of the imperial era led to a dynamic but also politically, socially, and culturally unstable era.... View Exhibit

Painting in Asia. Past and Present
Feb 4 2019
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Feb 28 2019

Location: Asia Collection

Asia has given birth to numerous types of art. The Asia collection's new exhibition, Painting in Asia - Past and Present explores the variety of... View Exhibit

Posters and display cases for borobudur & angkor wat exhbiit
Nov 1 2018
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Dec 31 2018

Location: Asia Collection

Created by Rohayati Paseng ANGKOR WAT UNESCO World Heritage Site Type: Cultural Designated: 1992 Location: Siem Reap, CAMBODIA Built: 12 th C (Khmer Empire) Builders: Started by Suryavarman II Completed by Jayavarman VII Restored:... View Exhibit

Pilgrims, Traders, Scholars, & Explorers: Early Travelers in South Asia
Oct 1 2018
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Oct 31 2018

Location: Asia Collection

Rich in cultural, scholarly, and material resources, South Asia has attracted Buddhist pilgrims, merchants, scientific and religious scholars, and explorers from around the world for... View Exhibit

UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Asia
Sep 1 2018
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Dec 31 2018

Location: Asia Collection

The first Asia Reading Room Display for the fall semester 2018, “UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Asia” kicked off on Sept. 1 st . Asia... View Exhibit

Christianity in Asia Poster
May 23 2018
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Aug 17 2018

Location: Asia Collection

Aligning with the Asia Elevator Exhibit, “Christianity in Okinawa,” the Asia Collection Reading Room Display features books on “Christianity in Asia.” The display was beautifully... View Exhibit

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