108: Script Reform and Modernity in East Asia

3:30 PM–4:45 PM Thursday, Jan 3, 2019 (US - Central)

Sheraton Grand - Mississippi

Session Information


1: Vanishing Stenographers: Script Reform in the Name of National Strength and Literary Modernity in the 1890s

Dongchen Hou, U of Arizona

2: Wires, Scripts, and Brains in the Late Qing

Ulug Kuzuoglu, Columbia U

3: A Digital Hand: The Second Round of Chinese Character Simplification and Information Technologies in the 1980s

Jue Hou, U of Chicago

4: The Legacy of the Modern Chinese Script Revolution

Yurou Zhong, U of Toronto