Past events

04
Sep
2012

Australia-China Ties: In Search of Political Trust

Discussion

Presenter(s): Linda Jakobson and Peter Van Ness

THIS DISCUSSION HAS BEEN CANCELLED.

Linda Jakobson and Peter Van Ness will discuss the key issues raised by the recent Lowy Institute policy brief '...

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27
Aug
2012

China and the Remaking of International Norms

Seminar

Presenter(s): Dr Katherine Morton, Department of International Relations, ANU

The question of how China is likely to shape the future trajectory of global governance is now of fundamental importance to...

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20
Jun
2012

Reinventing the Manchus: An Imperial People in Post-Imperial China

Public Lecture

Presenter(s): Professor Mark Elliott

The 73rd George E Morrison Lecture With the 1911 overthrow of the Qing dynasty (1644-1911), many predicted that the dynasty’s ethnic founders, the Manchus, would...

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01
Mar
2012

Two-day workshop: Television, Power and Ideology in Post-Socialist China

Workshop

Presenter(s): Dr Geng Song, ANU and Dr Ruoyun Bai, University of Toronto

» Program schedule [PDF] » Abstracts [PDF]

This two-day workshop will bring together a small group of leading and...

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13
Oct
2011

In Xanadu: Towards a Translation Archive

Seminar

Presenter(s): Professor John Minford

In translation studies, and in the teaching of translation worldwide, there is a frustrating gulf between theory and practice. Theoreticians seldom practice, holding...

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11
Oct
2011

The Historical Anthropology of Chinese Society: A barefoot view of Chinese History

Seminar

Presenter(s): Professor David Faure Chinese University of Hong Kong

Since the 1980s, I have been fortunate to have been working with a group of people who believe that Chinese history has to be written not...

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09
Aug
2011

The Study of Chinese Politics in the United States: A Field in Transition

Seminar

Presenter(s): Prof Richard Baum

About the Speaker

Richard Baum is Distinguished Emeritus Professor of Political Science at UCLA and Director Emeritus of the UCLA Center for Chinese Studies. His books...

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12
Jul
2011

CSAA Conference 2011

The 12th Biennial Conference of the Chinese Studies Association of Australia will be hosted at the ANU July 13-15, 2011. The CSAA's biennial conference welcomes papers on any aspect of Chinese studies. Panel submissions...

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01
Mar
2011

Chinese Nation-Building as, instead of and before Globalization

Seminar

Presenter(s): Dr Andy Kipnis

In this era of “globalization”, nation building has been a relatively neglected topic by anthropologists. In this essay, he uses Thomas Erikesen’s textbook, Globalization, as a...

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04
Feb
2011

The 'Inner Revolution': Culturing Psychotherapy, Transforming Selfhood in Postsocialist China

Seminar

Presenter(s): Prof. Li Zhang, Professor of Anthropology, University of California-Davis

About the Speaker

Li Zhang is a professor of anthropology at the University of California-Davis and a 2008 Guggenheim...

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