As part of our "History as Background" series, which seeks to illuminate current events by understanding the historical events that preceded them, the GHS and Kendal present Prof. Shirley Palmer, Emeritus Associate Professor at Ohio State University--Newark, who will speak on enduring values in Chinese history.
She will examine the social conditions under which certain values arose, how those values were modified over time (from ancient times to Deng Xiaoping and the opening of China), and how they were and are used by the holders of power. This lecture is free and open to the public.
When: Tuesday, Feb. 16, 2016, 7:15pm – 8:30pm Eastern Time
Where: Kendal at Granville, the Amelia Room