Past events

20
Sep
2018

New perspectives on Neolithic cloth production in the Yangzi Valley, 7000 BP

ANU China Seminar Series

Presenter(s): Judith Cameron

The site of Tianluoshan 田螺山, near present-day Yuyao, Zhejiang, is significant in archaeology for producing the earliest evidence for rice cultivation in the...

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16
Sep
2018

The Colours of Anthropology: A Visual Anthropology Exhibition

Exhibition

The Colours of Anthropology photography exhibition is an exploration of sensory ethnography with a particular focus on colour. It showcases the photographs of ANU anthropologists...

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14
Sep
2018

Opening Night — The Colours of Anthropology: A Visual Anthropology Exhibition

Exhibition Opening Night

The Colours of Anthropology photography exhibition is an exploration of sensory ethnography with a particular focus on colour. It showcases the photographs of ANU anthropologists...

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30
Aug
2018

CANCELLED — Learning to Fight a Modern War: Armed Forces in Nationalist China, 1928–1937

ANU China Seminar Series

Presenter(s): Kwong Chi Man

Due to unforeseeable circumstances, this seminar has had to be cancelled. Apologies for any inconvenience.

This paper examines the ways in which...

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23
Aug
2018

Religious Groups, Varieties of Social Capital, and Contentious Collective Actions in Contemporary Rural China

ANU China Seminar Series

Presenter(s): Yu Tao

Why do some religious groups in China challenge state power while others cooperate with the government? Drawing on national survey data and comparative case...

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23
Aug
2018

Medical Missionaries and the History of Asian Christianity: Pre-WWII Hong Kong as a case study

ANU China Seminar Series

Presenter(s): Man-kong Wong

This seminar will give an account of the work done by medical missionaries in pre-WWII Hong Kong. It will show that these medical missions held...

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09
Aug
2018

Debt Disputes and Trade Routes: Jiaozhi Merchants in Eastern Han Changsha

ANU China Seminar Series

Presenter(s): Zhang Zhaoyang

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Jiaozhi, in present-day northern Vietnam, lay at the southern frontier of the Han Empire (206 BC-220 AD). A lack of textual...

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26
Jul
2018

Xinjiang: China’s troubled frontier region

ANU China Seminar Series

Presenter(s): David Brophy, Tom Cliff, Anna Hayes, James Leibold, and Michael Clarke

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The present-day region of Xinjiang has long stood in a...

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13
Jul
2018

Opening night: newly discovered photographs of Beijing, 1900–1902

Gallery exhibition

Presenter(s): Richard Rigby

The photographs of Beijing in this exhibition were taken in 1901 and 1902 shortly after the end of the Boxer Uprising 義和團運動. They come from an album in the...

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