In addition to ad hoc lecture and seminar events, YCAR organizes several themed lecture series each year.

In 2014-2015, YCAR will host the following lecture series:


Asian Political Ecologies Seminars
Organizers: Peter Vandergeest and Robin Roth

Critical Diaspora Studies Series
Organizers: South Asia Research Group

East Asian Knowledge Production
Organizer: Joan Judge

Heterogeneity and Korean Identity in the Twentieth-First Century
Organizer: Janice C.H. Kim

South and Central Asia Project
Organizer: Sergei Plekanov