COLLOQUIA 2017-2018

 TOURISM STUDIES WORKING GROUP COLLOQUIUM SERIES 

University of California, Berkeley
2017-2018 Calendar

Friday, August 11

        Colloquium featuring Na Gong
        (Postdoc, Department of Anthropology, UC Berkeley)
        Title: The Tourist Motivations of Foreign Visiting Scholars
                and their Exotic Culture Experiences:
                A Case Study of Chinese Visiting Scholars at UC Berkeley
        [read more]

Friday, August 25

        2017-2018 Planning Meeting
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Friday, September 1

        Colloquium featuring Dean MacCannell
        (Professor Emeritus, Environmental Design and Landscape Architecture, UC Davis)
        Title: The Moral Economy of Tourism
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Friday, September 8

        Colloquium featuring Nelson Graburn
        (Professor Emeritus, Anthropology, UC Berkeley)
        Title: Rittoro Wārudo - Little World: Too Much Authenticity
                for Playful Japanese Tourists

        [read more]

Friday, September 15

        Colloquium featuring Hiroaki Matsuura
        (Provost and Vice President, Interim Dean of the Faculty of Tourism,
                Media, and Cultural Studies, Shoin University, Japan)
        Title:Risk Communication and Post-Disaster Tourism Recovery:
                Evidence from the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Disaster

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Friday, October 6

        Colloquium featuring Xiangchun Zheng
        (Associate Professor of Anthropology, Yunnan Minzu University, Kunming)
        Title: Historical Narratives and Taste Making of Wine in a Yunnan Minority Area,
                Southwest China: How a History of the Object Becomes the
                Tourism Attraction for Playful Japanese Tourists

        [read more]

Friday, October 20

        Colloquium featuring Cynthia L. Van Gilder and Dana R. Herrera
        (Anthropology, St. Mary's College of California)
        Title: Hosts of Holiday: The Hawaiian Imaginary at The Cal

        [read more]

Friday, October 20

        Colloquium featuring Cynthia L. Van Gilder and Dana R. Herrera
        (Anthropology, St. Mary's College of California)
        Title: Hosts of Holiday: The Hawaiian Imaginary at The Cal

        [read more]

Friday, November 3

        Colloquium featuring Bert Gordon
        (History, Mills College)
        Title: Tourism and War: Fashioning Memory of the First World War in France

        [read more]

Friday, November 17

        Seminar on Tourism Governance Organized by Amir Gohar
        (Landscape Architecture & Environmental Planning, UC Berkeley)
        Title: Tourism Governance: A Book Project Exploring How Tourism Governance
                Shaped Tourism Development Across The World

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Friday, December 8

        Colloquium featuring Hongmei Zhao
        (Tourism Management, Yunnan Normal University, Kunming, China)
        Title: The Host’s Imaginaries: The Case of “House-Planting” in the
                World Heritage Site, Baisha [Lijiang]

        [read more]

This colloquium series is co-sponsored by the Graduate Assembly and the Townsend Center for the Humanities. For more information about this event, or about our ongoing colloquium series, write to tourism@berkeley.edu.

 

 
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