SOAS China Institute
The China Institute coordinates activities at SOAS, University of London that relate to the study of China. The events bring together academic staff and students with diverse interests and backgrounds.
Events are free and open to the public unless otherwise stated. Admission is on a first-come, first-served basis.
For further information contact the Centres and Programmes Office.
Please note that every effort has been made to ensure that the information contained on the website is as accurate as possible. We cannot guarantee, however, that subsequent changes have not been made.
For detailed information such as locations, time, and seminar abstracts Please visit the SOAS website.
The Tangled Dynamics of Independent Filmmaking in Contemporary China
Professor Paul G. Pickowicz (University of California)
Reading James Scott: The Art of Not Being Governed
The Qipao and Modern Chinese Society
Liu Yu, School of Fashion and Art Design, Donghua University, Shanghai, and School of Humanities, Royal College of Art
Reading Bruno Latour
THE THREE THINGS I LEARNT ABOUT CHINA
Professor T H Barrett
Rethinking the History of the PRC
Klaus Mühlhahn, Freie Universität Berlin
Analyzing the Symbolic Realm of the Mao Cult through Photographic Materials from the Cultural Revolution (Student presentation)
Islamic Soundscapes of China
Keynote speaker: Professor Jonathan Lipman
The aim of this conference is to draw together an interdisciplinary group of international scholars interested in the ethnographically grounded, theoretically informed study of local Islamic practices within Muslim communities across China.… Read more ⤻