China Centre Thursday Seminar Series Hilary Term 2019

Please find below the programme for the Hilary Term 2019 China Centre Thursday Seminar Series at the University of Oxford China Centre. All events listed will be held on Thursdays from 5.00pm in the Kin-ku Cheng Lecture Theatre, China Centre, Dickson Poon Building, Canterbury Road, Oxford, OX2 6LU unless otherwise specified. This seminar series is organised by the China Centre. To see more events happening at the China Centre, please click here.

All are welcome to attend.

Thursday 17 January
The Textual World of Chinese Muslims, Written and Read
Rian Thum (University of Nottingham)


Thursday 24 January
Chinese Perspectives on the Bomb in the Early Atomic Age, 1945-53
Nicola Leveringhaus (King's College London)


Thursday 31 January
Scripted Technologies: Engineering the Real in Chinese Spoken Drama, 1930s-1940s
Tarryn Li-Min Chun (University of Notre Dame)


Thursday 7 February
How the Northwest was Made: Exploring the Legacies of the Great Northwestern Muslim Rebellion (1860-1872)
Hannah Theaker (University of Oxford)


Thursday 14 February
Engagement or Control? The Chinese State's Burgeoning Presence in Online Environmental Discourse
Gillian Bolsover (University of Leeds) and Coraline Goron (University of Oxford)


Thursday 21 February
Raising Global Families: Parenting, Immigration, and Class in Taiwan
Pei-Chia Lan (National Taiwan University)


Thursday 28 February
Neutrality and Collaboration in an 'East Asian Casablanca': Macau in the Second World War
Helena F. S. Lopes (University of Oxford)


Thursday 7 March
From Transatlantic to Eurasian: Global Order in the 21st Century
Parag Khanna (Managing Partner of FutureMap)