Event Cancelled: Master class by Professor James L. Hevia

27 March 2013

Please note due to unforseen circumstances, this master class by Professor James L. Hevia has been cancelled. Apologies for any inconvenience this may have caused.

Title: The uses of intelligence

Professor James L. Hevia

James L. Hevia is Professor of International History and Director of the Undergraduate Program in International Studies at the University of Chicago. His first book, Cherishing Men from Afar: Qing Guest Ritual and the Macartney Embassy of 1793 was awarded the Joseph Levenson Prize of the Association for Asian Studies. He is also the author of English Lessons: The Pedagogy of Imperialism in Nineteenth Century China and most recently The Imperial Security State: British Colonial Knowledge and Empire-building in Asia. His current research is on animal-human relations with a focus on transport animals in the British and Indian armies.