Past events

19
May
2017

News under Fire: China’s Propaganda against Japan in the English- Language Press, 1928-1941

Book Launch

Presenter(s): Professor Tessa Morris-Suzuki; Dr Shuge Wei

  News under Fire:  China’s Propaganda against Japan in the English- Language Press, 1928-1941 is the first comprehensive study of China’s efforts...

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18
May
2017

Re-Building an Imperial Elite: Local Government Schools in Dali, Yunnan (1247–1675)

ANU China Seminar Series

Presenter(s): Eloise Wright

In 1247, the Mongol prince later known as Khubilai Khan conquered the Dali Kingdom, a small state in the south-eastern foothills of the Himalayas....

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18
May
2017

Wood for Heaven: Western Australia's sandalwood trade to China prior to 1880

Presenter(s): Nick Guoth

Western Australia provided a significant portion of China’s sandalwood needs during the 1860s and 1870s. Following the demise of other export centres of the wood through either excess...

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17
May
2017

Still Life 三峡好人

Asia and the Pacific Screens

2006, 111 mins, China Directed by Jia Zhangke 賈樟柯Mandarin Chinese with English subtitles

Set against the spectacular landscape of the Three Gorges region, Jia Zhangke's humane...

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16
May
2017

Tasting Tea and Filming Tea: The Filmmaker's Engaged Sensory Experience

Anthropology Seminar Series

Presenter(s): Jinghong Zhang

Exploring the sense of taste with ethnographic film is challenged by the nature of taste that is hard to record, describe and remember, as well as the...

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04
May
2017

A Splendid Party: Zhou Lianggong (1612–1672) and His Friends in Literary Nanjing, 1669

ANU China Seminar Series

Presenter(s): Zhu Yayun

This is the story of an elegant party. It was given by the Qing official and art patron Zhou Lianggong 周亮工 (1612–1672) in his Pavilion for Viewing Paintings...

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28
Apr
2017

Sino Australian Relations in the Age of Trump

Bell School Public Lectrue

Presenter(s): Gai Brodtmann MP, Professor Richard Rigby, Professor Hugh White and Dr Shiro Armstrong

China today looms larger than ever in myriad aspects of Australian life-economic,...

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26
Apr
2017

The Chinese Cultural Revolution in Inner Mongolia and Reconciliation Efforts

Public Lecture

Presenter(s): Professor Akira Ohno

During the Chinese Cultural Revolution, many Inner Mongolian intellectuals were condemned as “traitorous counter-revolutionaries” who conspired to “divide the great...

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20
Apr
2017

Remaking the memory of Zhang Xueliang—the Young Marshall—and Republican China across the Taiwan Straits

ANU China Seminar Series

Presenter(s): Mark Harrison

Zhang Xueliang, the Young Marshall, was the son of the Manchurian warlord Zhang Zuolin, and commander of the Northeastern Peace Preservation Force from...

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20
Apr
2017

Taiwanese macroeconomic fluctuations: what are the determinants and what role does China play?

Seminar

Presenter(s): Kai-Yun Tsai, PhD student, Centre for Applied Macroeconomic Analysis, Crawford School, ANU.

In this seminar Kai-Yun Tsai will provide an overview of her recent paper, Taiwanese macroeconomic...

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