Major and Minor in East Asian Studies, Thursday, Nov. 1, 4:30 p.m., Campus Center 205
East Asia has taken center stage internationally. Analysts predict that it will be the most powerful economic force in the world in the 21st century. To understand today's world we must understand East Asia today. But it isn't the present alone that deserves study. China, Japan, and Korea represent some of the oldest and richest cultural traditions in the world. Their millennia of art, religion, literature, and history inspire and challenge us.