Arts

East Asia at Hoover: Collections of War, Revolution, & Peace

Sponsored by Hoover Institution Archives, Center for East Asian Studies

When

August 15, 2018 – January 23, 2019
10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Happening every week.
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Where

Hoover Tower Rotunda
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650-723-3563

This event is open to:
Everyone

Admission
Free

Event Details:

In a new exhibit at the Hoover Tower rotunda, visitors will discover some of the rarest and important treasures of East Asia collected by the Hoover Library & Archives. The selection spans the region’s most momentous events of the 20th century, from the Russo-Japanese War and republican China through the democratization movement in Taiwan. Touching on all three collecting tenets of the Hoover Institution—war, revolution, and peace—this exhibit introduces some highlights from the expansive East Asian collections available for research at the Hoover Library & Archives.

There will be a joint reception for this exhibit and the East Asian Library's "Hand and Eye: Contemporary Reflections of East Asian Ceramic Traditions" exhibit.  Please see event details here.

This exhibit is a special presentation in celebration of the Center for East Asian Studies’ 50th Anniversary.  Learn more about the history of CEAS and the importance of East Asian Studies at their anniversary website.

Admission Info

Free admission

Open 7 Days a week from 10:00am to 4:00pm

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