Wherever I am, the world comes after me.
It offers me its busyness. It does not believe that I do not want it.
Now I understand 
why the old poets of China went so far
and high 
into the mountains, then crept into the pale mist.
"The Old Poets of China" by Mary Oliver

Lectures & Conferences @ UP Asian Center

The Asian Center regularly holds lectures, conferences, roundtables, and other academic-related activities, all of which have been listed below. All conferences and the like are free and open to the public unless otherwise stated within the press release. 

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The opening ceremony of a photographic exhibition:
“Kizuna All Together Bayanihan: Representation of ‘Tohoku’”
4:45pm, Japan Hall, GT-Toyota Asian Center Hall of Wisdom, University of the Philippines

“Reconstruction of Filipino Community in Disaster Area of Japan”
A special lecture by Dr. Wako Asato (Kyoto University)
At 5:15pm, Japan Hall, GT-Toyota Asian Center Hall of Wisdom, University of the Philippines

 

The opening ceremony of a photographic exhibition:
“Kizuna All Together Bayanihan: Representation of ‘Tohoku’”
At 4:45pm on September 13, 2012

 

April 21 - Asian Center Alumni Homecoming
1pm, Bulwagang Sala'am

April 22 - Asian Center Recognition Rites
1pm, GT-Toyota Asian Center Auditorium