ANAND YANG at Seattle Asian Art Museum

Event date: 
Saturday, February 16, 2013 - 9:30am
Seattle Asian Art Museum
1400 E Prospect Street in Volunteer Park
98112 Seattle

Saturday University Asia Crossings: Travel Accounts Through Asia's History Lecture Series, presented by the GARDNER CENTER FOR ASIAN ART AND IDEAS, in partnership with the UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON JACKSON SCHOOL OF INTERNATIONAL STUDIES and ELLIOTT BAY BOOK COMPANY. This spring's nine-week series focuses on travel accounts within Asia written by travelers male and female—from monks to military, and merchants to pilgrims—dating from the 7th century onward. The series' first talk, by Anand Yang, Professor of International Studies and History, University of Washington, is: China and India are One: An Indian Soldier's Travelogue of Beijing in 1890–1901. Individual lecture tickets are $5 for SAM members, $10 for nonmembers. Series tickets are $43 for SAM members, $86 for nonmembers. The Seattle Asian Art Museum is at 1400 E. Prospect in Volunteer Park. For more information, please see