The Five College Center for East Asian Studies will be hosting CHINA Town Hall: Local Connections, National Reflections on Monday, October 28, 7-9pm, 115 Fayerweather Hall, Amherst College. CHINA Town Hall is a national day of programming on China involving 60 cities throughout the U.S., and is sponsored by the National Committee on U.S.-China Relations.
The event will begin with a live webcast by former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright. This will be followed by a talk by Professor Jonathan Lipman, From the Pioneer Valley to Schoolrooms in China: Smith, Mount Holyoke, and the Rise of Modern China's Girls' Schools.
This event is free and open to the public.