Asian Studies Events


Book cover with Dr. Li in the foreground

Identity in the Shadow of the Giant:  How the Rise of China is Changing Taiwan

This book investigates the implications of the global ascent of China on cross-Strait relations and the identity of Taiwan as a democratic state.  Examining an array of factors that affect identity formation, Dr. Li, Associate Professor of the Political Science Department at Seattle University, and editor of the Journal of Chinese Political Science, will discuss how the authors consider the influence of the rapid military and economic rise of china on Taiwan's identity.

November 30, 2021 from 12:30-1:25pm - via Zoom

Register here


Flyer for APPI Event on 4-27-2021

Please join Seattle University’s Asian Studies Program, Institute of Public Service and Seattle Town Hall on Tuesday April 27th, 2021 at 6:00pm PDT for a conversation with former U.S. ambassador to China and former Washington Governor Gary Locke, CEO of Treehouse Lisa Chin, and interim Seattle Police Chief Adrian Diaz on Combating Racial Animus Against the AAPI Community.  Registration details are below. The event is free for SU students, staff, faculty, and alumni.

 Event Details:

  • When: Tuesday, April 27th, 2021 at 6pm PDT
  • Where: Town Hall Seattle’s Digital Stage
  • Cost: FREE for SU students, staff, faculty, alumni. Register here: Town Hall Seattle - SU Admission*

    *please note you must have an active SU account to access this page