Ponds, Paddies, and Frontier Defense: Yellow River in China (960-1127)

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When:
October 12, 2017 @ 7:00 pm
2017-10-12T19:00:00-04:00
2017-10-12T19:15:00-04:00
Where:
Decker Auditorium, Lewis Hall of Science
2 College Hill
Westminster, MD 21157
USA
Cost:
Free
Contact:
McDaniel Communications and Marketing
410-857-2290

Ling Zhang, an associate professor at Boston College, is an environmental-economic-political historian of pre-modern China. She is the author of “The River, the Plan and the State: Making a Yellow River Delta, 1048–1128” and is currently working on two manuscripts, “North China during the Medieval Economic Revolution” and “China’s Sorrow or the Yellow River’s Sorrow: Environmental Biographies of a River Community.” She was a Ziff Environmental Fellow at Harvard University Center for the Environment and a postdoctoral fellow in Agrarian Studies at Yale University.