Imperial Circulations: Ideologies of Empire and Diplomatic Practices between Asia and Europe

Starts:
4:00 pm on Tuesday, March 5, 2013
Ends:
6:30 pm on Tuesday, March 5, 2013
Location:
Seminar Room 132
URL:
http://www.bu.edu/asian/files/2013/02/Imperial-Circulations-Comparative-Studies-of-the-Premodern-World-March-5-2013-FINAL.pdf
From the BOSTON UNIVERSITY COMPARATIVE STUDIES OF THE PREMODERN WORLD WORKSHOP: Courts as Contact Zones Series “Imperial Circulations: Ideologies of Empire and Diplomatic Practices between Asia and Europe." Presentations by Mark Elliott, Professor of Chinese and Inner Asian History, Dept. of East Asian Languages and Culture, Harvard University (“Conceptualizing Empire: Qing China and European notions of imperium, 17th- 18th centuries”) and Gregory Afinogenov, Ph.D. Candidate, Department of History, Harvard University (“The Ambassador and his Audience: Performance and Knowledge in Early Modern Russian Diplomacy”).