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Yale Center Beijing invites you to a screening of the documentary Himalaya: Ladder to Paradise and a conversation with Jianjun Lei, professor at Tsinghua University’s School of Journalism and Communication, Dr. Alark Saxena, program director of the Yale Himalaya Initiative, and Dan Smyer Yu, professor and founding director of the Center for Trans-Himalayan Studies at Yunnan Minzu University.

Event Description

Through a yearlong filming process, Himalaya: Ladder to Paradise documents the lives of trainees at the Tibetan Mountaineering School from their enrollment to their finally setting foot on the summit of Mount Everest. After the screening, Prof. Jianjun Lei will give a presentation on "Modernization and Livelihood Reconstruction among Young Tibetans", followed by a conversation on "The Moving Himalayas: Transregionality, Resilience and Planetary Ethics" with Dr. Alark Saxena, program director of the Yale Himalayan Initiative, and Dan Smyer Yu, professor and founding director of the Center for Trans-Himalayan Studies at Yunnan Minzu University. Dr. Alark and Professor Smyer Yu will also share remarks on some of the unanswered questions and future research directions of Trans-Himalayan studies.


Event Language

The language of the event will be English.

Registration and Payment

Ticket: RMB 15 for students; RMB 60 for others.

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Speakers

  • Jianjun Lei (Professor, School of Journalism and Communication, Tsinghua University; Founder, Tsingying Film Studio)

    Jianjun Lei

    Professor, School of Journalism and Communication, Tsinghua University; Founder, Tsingying Film Studio

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  • Dan Smyer  Yu (Professor and Founding Director  at  the Center for Trans-Himalayan Studies, Yunnan Minzu University)

    Dan Smyer Yu

    Professor and Founding Director at the Center for Trans-Himalayan Studies, Yunnan Minzu University

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  • Alark  Saxena  (Program Director and Steering Committee Member, Yale Himalayan Initiative; Lecturer, Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies)

    Alark Saxena

    Program Director and Steering Committee Member, Yale Himalayan Initiative; Lecturer, Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies

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  • Jing Wang (Co-Founder and Director of Toread Holdings Group Co., Ltd, well-known Mountaineer, founder of Everest Future Foundation)

    Jing Wang

    Co-Founder and Director of Toread Holdings Group Co., Ltd, well-known Mountaineer, founder of Everest Future Foundation

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Agenda

18:30

19:00

Registration

19:00

21:00

Screening and Conversation

Tickets

Student Ticket
RMB 15
Standard Ticket
RMB 60

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