Past events

14
May
2014

A Global Expeditionary PLA: 2025-2030

ANU China Seminar Series

Presenter(s): Oriana Skylar Mastro

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Since the 1980s, the Chinese People’s Liberation Army (PLA) has been undergoing a comprehensive reform process to transform its...

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08
May
2014

The History of a Chinese Conglomerate in Three Registers

ANU China Seminar Series

Presenter(s): Andrew Kipnis

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This seminar explores the growth of the Weiqiao Pioneering Group, Ltd. (Weiqiao Chuangye Jituan Youxian Gongsi) from a small cotton...

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05
May
2014

The architecture of education in Canberra and Beijing

CIW Annual Lecture

Presenter(s): Gerald Szeto

Time: Drinks reception from 5:30pm, lecture from 6:00 to 7:30pm    Please RSVP by Thursday 1 May 2014  

The Fourth CIW Annual Lecture to be delivered by Mr...

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05
May
2014

Voice and Guzheng performance by Wu Fei

Concert

This lunchtime music performance by Wu Fei will include selection from the Chinese canon, kunqu opera (昆曲), Beijing chaqu’er (插曲儿), contemporary composition and improvisation.

Venue: The Gallery, China in...

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02
May
2014

Beijing unfurling the landscape exhibition opening

Exhibition Opening

Presenter(s): Gael Newton & Lois Conner

 

 

 

 

The Australian Centre on China in the...

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01
May
2014

Beijing: Unfurling the Landscape

Exhibition

In her thirty years of work in China, photographer Lois Conner's vision and creative method bring to sites both modern and ancient the sense of an eternity captured in a moment. Her work illuminates a Chinese...

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01
May
2014

Morning Sun 八九点钟的太阳

Asia and the Pacific Screens

Directed by Carma Hinton, Geremie R. Barmé, Richard Gordon

Written by Geremie R. Barmé, Carma Hinton

2003, 117 minutes

English with Chinese subtitles

Morning Sun...

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23
Apr
2014

The industrial revolution of the book: cheap print and new readers

Conference

Presenter(s): Professor James Raven

This public lecture explores the industrial revolution in book production that was experienced worldwide in the nineteenth century. Professor James Raven will...

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23
Apr
2014

Reading Dickens

Conference

Presenter(s): Professor Lydia Wevers

In this public lecture, Lydia Wevers explores the ways in which communal identity is formed around a writer's works. Particular reference is made to evidence of...

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22
Apr
2014

Reading and writing communities in the trenches 1914-1918

Conference

Presenter(s): Professor Martyn Lyons

38 years ago Paul Fussell, in The Great War and Modern Memory, examined the literary dimensions of the First World War for British combatants. Fussell was primarily...

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