Amid the Spanish Moss of Florida, a Treasure Chest of Chinese Literature

A version of this article appears in print on April 9, 2017, on Page A16 of the New York edition with the headline: Beneath the Spanish Moss of Florida, a Treasure Chest of Chinese Literature. SARASOTA, Fla. — In 1971, Elling O. Eide was a promising young scholar of Chinese poetry, working on his Ph.D. […]

Elling Eide Center Open House

Please join us for an Open House on Tuesday, July 25th from 10 a.m.-12 p.m. Guests will be able to tour our Research Library and Museum. The tour will be begin at 10 a.m. No entry will be allowed after 10:15 a.m.

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Elling Eide Center Grand Opening

The Elling Eide Center; Research Library and Preserve Officially Opens. Designed by Guy Peterson FAIA, the Library Houses one of the largest private collections of East Asian Library Materials in the United States. Learn more

T’ang Studies Society Conference

Making Connections: Contemporary Approaches to the Tang Dynasty Conference will take place at the Elling Eide Center November 10-12. The International Conference brings together scholars of the T’ang to present papers in different disciplines, emphasizing emerging questions and interdisciplinary approaches. Learn more