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June 27-29, 2022
Taiwan Studies Program, University of Washington, USA
Academia Sinica, Taiwan

The 4th World Congress of Taiwan Studies will take place this month in Seattle between June 27 – 29, 2022. This event will be hosted jointly by Academia Sinica and University of Washington, Seattle. The local host is the UW Taiwan Studies Program, University of Washington, Seattle.

Time: June 27 9:00 a.m. (PDT) – June 29 12:45 p.m. (PDT), 2022
Venue: University of Washington, Seattle, USA (Invitation only for in-person participation)
Theme: Taiwan in the Making
Organizers: Taiwan Studies Program Project Manager, University of Washington, USA; Academia Sinica, Taiwan
Congress agenda:
Online audience registration:

★ All three days of the conference will be live-streamed on UW Taiwan Studies‘ Facebook and YouTube pages.

The theme of this year’s Congress is “Taiwan in the Making”. Key themes include:
– “Worlding” Taiwan: Taiwan in Global Context
– Contested Sovereignty: Taiwan in Comparison
– New Directions in Taiwan Studies
– Consolidating Taiwan’s Democracy
– Gender and Society in a Changing Taiwan
– Environment, Ecology, and the Future of Taiwan
– Ethnic Identity and Diversity in Taiwan
– Taiwan History through Primary Sources

This will be the first World Congress of Taiwan Studies held in North America, and would bring together the world’s leading as well as rising scholars from Taiwan, Japan, Asia, North America, Europe, and Australia.

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