document.write("\u003cdiv class=\"feedevent\"\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"title\"\u003e\u003ca href=\"http://calendar.swarthmore.edu/calendar/EventList.aspx?view=EventDetails&eventidn=15588&information_id=42498&type=&syndicate=syndicate\" target=\"blank\" \u003eExhibition: Take the Plunge: Works of Donna Jo Napoli and David Wiesner\u003c/a\u003e\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"regspaces\"\u003e\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"enddate\"\u003e05/07/2017\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"starttime\"\u003eAll Day\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"endtime\"\u003e\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"recurrence\"\u003e\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"description\"\u003e\u003cspan id=\"docs-internal-guid-56ab4024-3d45-8f99-f9e9-467a7ab780d7\"\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-size: 14px; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap; font-family: Arial;\"\u003eThis exhibition highlights the creation of the newly released work \u003c/span\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-style: italic; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap; font-size: 14px; font-family: Arial;\"\u003eFish Girl,\u003c/span\u003e\u003cspan style=\"vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap; font-size: 14px; font-family: Arial;\"\u003e the first graphic novel for both David Wiesner and Donna Jo Napoli. This was an unusual collaboration for them. Wiesner typically creates picture books as both author and illustrator. Napoli typically creates novels, but when she does work on picture books, the publishers generally disallow interaction with the illustrators. \u003c/span\u003e\u003cspan style=\"font-style: italic; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap; font-size: 14px; font-family: Arial;\"\u003eFish Girl\u003c/span\u003e\u003cspan style=\"vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap; font-size: 14px; font-family: Arial;\"\u003e, in contrast, called for interaction from the beginning to the end. It was a thrilling challenge. Materials on display include original paintings by Wiesner, the first draft of the novel, and notes between Napoli and Wiesner. The exhibition also features other works by Donna Jo Napoli, including drafts of the works and notes between the author and editors.\u003c/span\u003e\u003c/span\u003e\u003cbr /\u003e\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"contact\"\u003eSusan Dreher, sdreher1@swarthmore.edu, 610.328.7324\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"location\"\u003eMcCabe Library : McCabe Lobby\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"image\"\u003e\u003cimg src=\"http://calendar.swarthmore.edu/calendar/displaymedia.aspx?whatToDo=picture&id=4467\" border=\"0\" alt=\"Fish Girl novel cover\" /\u003e\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"thumbnail\"\u003e\u003cimg src=\"http://calendar.swarthmore.edu/calendar/displaymedia.aspx?whatToDo=picture&thumbnail=thumbnail&thumbnailwidth=100&id=4467&square=N\" border=\"0\" alt=\"Fish Girl novel cover\" /\u003e\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"category\"\u003eArts & Culture, Exhibit, Library, Public Events\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"extrainfo\"\u003e\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"sponsor\"\u003e\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"opento\"\u003eThe Public\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"startdate\"\u003e03/13/2017\u003c/div\u003e\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"feedevent\"\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"title\"\u003e\u003ca href=\"http://calendar.swarthmore.edu/calendar/EventList.aspx?view=EventDetails&eventidn=15615&information_id=42555&type=&syndicate=syndicate\" target=\"blank\" \u003eKorea’s ‘Chinese Decade’ 1880-1894: A New Look at Late Qing-Late Choson Relations\u003c/a\u003e\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"regspaces\"\u003e\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"enddate\"\u003e03/27/2017\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"starttime\"\u003e4:30 PM\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"endtime\"\u003e6:00 PM\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"recurrence\"\u003e\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"description\"\u003e\u003cp class=\"MsoNormal\"\u003eWhen China abandoned its non-interference policy of sadae in the 1880s (Korea\u0027s “Chinese Decade”), most of the attention was focused on Yuan Shikai in Seoul. Less well known is that China also attempted to absorb Korea\u0027s maritime customs service. The recently-discovered correspondence of the first customs commissioner in Pusan, William Nelson Lovatt - who was fired by China - reveals this unknown aspect of Chinese imperialism in the late 19th century, involving conspiracies of silence, whistle-blowing, and blackmail.\u003cbr /\u003e\r\n\u003cbr /\u003e\r\nWayne Patterson \u002768 has served as a member of the History Department faculty of St. Norbert College since 1977, and specializes in the history of East Asia. His undergraduate degree in History is from Swarthmore College and he holds two Master’s degrees in History and International Relations. His Ph.D. is in International Relations, with a concentration in modern East Asian history. Patterson has lived, taught and/or attended universities in Taiwan, Japan and Korea.\u003cbr /\u003e\r\n\u003cbr /\u003e\r\nThe recipient of four Fulbright Fellowships, Patterson has authored or edited 13 books on modern Korea and Japan, and is the recipient of the Donald B. King Outstanding Scholar Award. He has been a visiting professor at a number of universities in the United States.\u003cbr /\u003e\r\n\u003cbr /\u003e\r\n\u003c/p\u003e\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"contact\"\u003eAnna Everetts, aeveret1@swarthmore.edu, (610) 328-7750\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"location\"\u003eKohlberg : Kohlberg, Scheuer Room\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"image\"\u003e\u003cimg src=\"http://calendar.swarthmore.edu/calendar/displaymedia.aspx?whatToDo=picture&id=4478\" border=\"0\" alt=\"Wayne Patterson\" /\u003e\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"thumbnail\"\u003e\u003cimg src=\"http://calendar.swarthmore.edu/calendar/displaymedia.aspx?whatToDo=picture&thumbnail=thumbnail&thumbnailwidth=100&id=4478&square=N\" border=\"0\" alt=\"Wayne Patterson\" /\u003e\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"category\"\u003eAcademic Departments & Programs, Intercultural Center, Lecture/Talk/ Reading/ Panel, Library, Public Events\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"extrainfo\"\u003e\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"sponsor\"\u003eAsian Studies, the Chinese Section of Modern Languages, and the Department of History\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"opento\"\u003eThe Public\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"startdate\"\u003e03/27/2017\u003c/div\u003e\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"feedevent\"\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"title\"\u003e\u003ca href=\"http://calendar.swarthmore.edu/calendar/EventList.aspx?view=EventDetails&eventidn=15545&information_id=42396&type=&syndicate=syndicate\" target=\"blank\" \u003eBryn Mawr College Reading Series: Joy Harjo\u003c/a\u003e\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"regspaces\"\u003e\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"enddate\"\u003e03/29/2017\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"starttime\"\u003e7:30 PM\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"endtime\"\u003e9:00 PM\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"recurrence\"\u003e\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"description\"\u003eWED •MAR 29 • 7:30 PM\r\nMusic Room, Goodhart Hall\r\n\r\nPoet Joy Harjo is the author of eight books of poetry, including, most recently, Conflict Resolution for Holy Beings. She has been the winner of a Guggenheim Fellowship, the American Indian Distinguished Achievement in the Arts Award, and the Wallace Stevens Award for lifetime achievement in poetry. Poet Adrienne Rich wrote of her work, “I turn and return to Harjo’s poetry for her breathtaking complex witness and for her worldremaking language: precise, unsentimental, miraculous.” She is the Chair of Excellence in Creative Writing at the University of Tennessee.\r\n\r\nThis reading has been made possible with the support of the Jane Flanders Fund and the Marianne Moore Fund for the Study of Poetry.\r\n\r\nDistinguished writers read from their works, answer questions and sign books. All events are free and open to the public. For further information, call the Bryn Mawr College Office for the Arts at (610) 526-5210.\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"contact\"\u003eAngela Dowdy, artsadmin@brynmawr.edu, (610) 526-5210\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"location\"\u003e\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"image\"\u003e\u003cimg src=\"http://calendar.swarthmore.edu/calendar/displaymedia.aspx?whatToDo=picture&id=4448\" border=\"0\" alt=\"Bryn Mawr College Reading Series: Joy Harjo\" /\u003e\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"thumbnail\"\u003e\u003cimg src=\"http://calendar.swarthmore.edu/calendar/displaymedia.aspx?whatToDo=picture&thumbnail=thumbnail&thumbnailwidth=100&id=4448&square=N\" border=\"0\" alt=\"Bryn Mawr College Reading Series: Joy Harjo\" /\u003e\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"category\"\u003eLecture/Talk/ Reading/ Panel, Public Events\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"extrainfo\"\u003e\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"sponsor\"\u003e\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"opento\"\u003eThe Public\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"startdate\"\u003e03/29/2017\u003c/div\u003e\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"feedevent\"\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"title\"\u003e\u003ca href=\"http://calendar.swarthmore.edu/calendar/EventList.aspx?view=EventDetails&eventidn=15685&information_id=42706&type=&syndicate=syndicate\" target=\"blank\" \u003eWalk with the Curator: Spring Highlights Tour\u003c/a\u003e\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"regspaces\"\u003e\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"enddate\"\u003e03/30/2017\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"starttime\"\u003e12:00 PM\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"endtime\"\u003e1:00 PM\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"recurrence\"\u003e\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"description\"\u003e\u003cp\u003eJoin Mary Tipping, Curator and Plant Recorder of the Scott Arboretum,\r\nfor an in-depth look at the bounty of early spring through the eyes of\r\nthe person responsible for curating the collection. Mary will discuss\r\nthe most recent accessions acquired for the collection, why plants were\r\nremoved from the collection and maybe should be removed from your\r\ngarden, as well as the latest garden designs at the Scott Arboretum. \u003c/p\u003e\r\n\u003cp\u003eThe tour will begin at the Scott Arboretum Offices and is free and open to the public. \u003cstrong\u003eIn case of inclement weather, the tour will be canceled.\u003c/strong\u003e For more information, please call the Scott Arboretum Offices at (610) 328-8025.\u003c/p\u003e\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"contact\"\u003escott@swarthmore.edu, (610) 328–8025\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"location\"\u003eScott Arboretum : Scott Arboretum Offices\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"image\"\u003e\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"thumbnail\"\u003e\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"category\"\u003ePublic Events, Scott Arboretum\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"extrainfo\"\u003e\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"sponsor\"\u003eScott Arboretum of Swarthmore College\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"opento\"\u003eThe Public\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"startdate\"\u003e03/30/2017\u003c/div\u003e\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"feedevent\"\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"title\"\u003e\u003ca href=\"http://calendar.swarthmore.edu/calendar/EventList.aspx?view=EventDetails&eventidn=15743&information_id=42837&type=&syndicate=syndicate\" target=\"blank\" \u003e“Religion, Inheritance, and Universalism: Intellectual Histories of South Asia”\u003c/a\u003e\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"regspaces\"\u003e\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"enddate\"\u003e03/30/2017\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"starttime\"\u003e4:30 PM\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"endtime\"\u003e6:30 PM\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"recurrence\"\u003e\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"description\"\u003e\u003cbr /\u003e\r\nThough research into the histories of science, liberalism, and nationalism hold multi-faceted reference points in the discipline, histories of intellectuals in conversation with the history of decolonization, with reference to the history of the twentieth century in a global intellectual history, have yet to appear. \u003cbr /\u003e\r\n\u003cbr /\u003e\r\nThrough engagement with the Bengali Intellectuals Oral History Project (BIOH), this talk explores the literal and ideational itineraries of intellectuals through the register of the “East” in Banglaphone (West Bengal, India, and East Bengal, Pakistan from 1947 to 1971, and Bangladesh from 1971 onward) thought in the twentieth century. \u003cbr /\u003e\r\n\u003cbr /\u003e\r\nAt stake for this research is the inheritance of religious reform, particularly through the Brahma Samaj, an early nineteenth century social reform organization, within intellectual histories of South Asia. Within such a context, the paper probes the role of Islam as a source and inspiration for change in the Eastern portions of Bengal, inclusive of the East Pakistan period (1947 – 1971) and early Bangladesh period (1971 – 2000).\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"contact\"\u003eRose Maio, rmaio1@swarthmore.edu, 610-328-8106\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"location\"\u003eKohlberg : Kohlberg, Scheuer Room,\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"image\"\u003e\u003cimg src=\"http://calendar.swarthmore.edu/calendar/displaymedia.aspx?whatToDo=picture&id=4528\" border=\"0\" alt=\"Presidency College, Kolkata, India, Francis Firth, c. 1860\" /\u003e\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"thumbnail\"\u003e\u003cimg src=\"http://calendar.swarthmore.edu/calendar/displaymedia.aspx?whatToDo=picture&thumbnail=thumbnail&thumbnailwidth=100&id=4528&square=N\" border=\"0\" alt=\"Presidency College, Kolkata, India, Francis Firth, c. 1860\" /\u003e\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"category\"\u003eAcademic Departments & Programs, Lecture/Talk/ Reading/ Panel, Public Events\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"extrainfo\"\u003e\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"sponsor\"\u003e\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"opento\"\u003eThe Public\u003c/div\u003e\u003cdiv class=\"startdate\"\u003e03/30/2017\u003c/div\u003e\u003c/div\u003e");