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The New York Conference on Asian Studies will be held beginning at 9 a.m. Friday, Sept. 27 and ending at 5:45 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 28, at the Binghamton Holiday Inn, 2 Hawley St. This prestigious event brings together leading scholars in Asian Studies from throughout New York, the United States and Abroad. Over 175 participants are expected to see Binghamton University showcase its Department of Asian and Asian American Studies, the leading such department in the Northeast. Conference highlights include nearly 40 panels and roundtables; a keynote address by Peter K. Bol, the Charles H. Carswell Professor of East Asian Languages Civilization at Harvard University; and an address by the president of the Association for Asian Studies, Thongchai Winichakul of the University of Wisconsin. For more information, go online.