Past events

10
Sep
2013

E-monitoring and regime improvement in China: technical capabilities and systemic limitations

ANU China Seminar Series

Presenter(s): Christian Goebel

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Information technologies are often regarded as 'liberation technologies' (Larry Diamond), because mobile phones and the Internet...

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05
Sep
2013

Taxi Blues 택시블루스

Asia and the Pacific Screens

Director Choiha Dongha 최하동하

2005, 100 mins

Korean with English subtitles

This movie offers a candid, compelling and at times uncomfortable glimpse into the lives of the...

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05
Sep
2013

Sino-US-India relations in the Indian Ocean: co-operation, competition and implications

Seminar

Presenter(s): Lou Chunhao

The Indian Ocean region (IOR) is becoming increasingly significant in the world arena, with the United States, India and China as the most important stake-holders. Though there...

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05
Sep
2013

Modern economic co-operation in Asia-Pacific

Seminar

Presenter(s): Song Yinghui

On the basis of many years of functional cooperation in East Asia, modern economic cooperation in Asia-Pacific has been gathering speed in the past two decades. Song Yinghui...

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30
Aug
2013

Tetsuo II: Body Hammer 鉄男Ⅱ

Asia and the Pacific Screens

Director Tsukamoto Shinya 塚本晋也

1992, 83 mins

Japanese with English subtitles

Shot around the densely urbanized Tokyo landscape of concrete and steel, Tetsuo II is a...

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27
Aug
2013

Locality, globalization and the construction of sacrality: transnational encounters at Huashan

Public Lecture

Presenter(s): Dr David A. Palmer

This talk will examine the production of sacrality in the context of globalization, through the case of encounters between international spiritual tourists and...

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26
Aug
2013

Religion and Locality in the Chinese World

CIW Workshop

This workshop will explore histories of how religion is created, transmitted, embodied and changed in specific locations in late imperial, modern and contemporary China and Taiwan. Taking not only temples,...

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26
Aug
2013

In search of Shakyamuni’s scriptures – the formation of modern buddhist studies and Sino-Japanese exchange

Public Lecture

Presenter(s): Professor Chen Jidong

From the second half of the 18th century to the first half of the 19th century, Westerners “discovered” that Buddhism was the shared faith of many Asian regions....

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26
Aug
2013

Four models of imperialism, a materialist perspective

Pacific & Asian History seminar

Presenter(s): Thomas DuBois, Department of Pacific and Asian History, School of Culture, History and Language, College of Asia and the Pacific, Australian National University

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20
Aug
2013

Sinospace: China’s internet nationalism and Sino-Japanese relations

PSC Seminar

Presenter(s): Matthew Thompson

Abstract

Western commentators believed the internet signaled the beginning of the end for China’s authoritarian one-party regime.  Bill Clinton declared that China...

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