Asian Studies on the Pacific Coast 44th Annual Conference June 18-20, 2010

It’s not too late to register for the Asian Studies on the Pacific Coast (ASPAC) 44th Annual Conference

“Sustaining Asian Studies: Bridging Regions, Cultures, and Disciplines”

DATE: June 18 – 20, 2010


Hosted by the Institute for Asian Studies and the Confucius Institute at Portland State University

Portland, Oregon



General: $150

Student: $ 50

Saturday Banquet Dinner w/Keynote: $55

Saturday Keynote talk w/o Dinner: $ 5/general; FREE w/student ID

Islam in Asia, K-12 Teachers Workshop: $25/non-credit; $80/for 1 PSU credit

Conference website:




* 40+ panels on diverse topics covering multiple regions of Asia (a list of panels& presentations can be viewed at

* Conference Reception at the Portland Art Museum followed by a curator led tour of Asian Art Galleries

* Key note Address by Dr. Kalyanakrishnan Sivaramakrishnan, President of Association for Asian Studies on the topic of “Sustainable Forests in India”

* Bollywood Film Festival, Fri& Sat nights (June 18& 19)

* K-12 Teachers Workshop on “Islam in Asia” (Sat., June 19)

* Book Exhibits


We look forward to seeing you in Portland!

The 2010 ASPAC Conference Planning Team at Portland State University

Institute for Asian Studies

Portland State University

PO Box 751

Portland, OR 97207



tel: +1 503-725-8576

fax: +1 503-725-5320