Wednesday 4 November, 5.15pm, Rockefeller 339.
A talk on intrepid travel photographer Isabella Bird and her voyages in late 19th-century China, by travel writer and former Royal Photographic Society curator Deborah Ireland. More...
学中国手语！Short intensive introductory immersion course spread over 6 days, 13–24 July More...
Saturday 13th June, 12.00 midday, The Spice Exchange, Kew Gardens. As part of the Kew Full of Spice Festival 2015, Vivienne Lo (UCL CCHH) will give a presentation on the history of Sichuan pepper, its medical and culinary uses. More...
A symposium on S. I. Hsiung's 1934 play, and the obstacles to and opportunities for East Asian voices in UK theatre and literature. Monday 18 May, 6.30–8pm, Anatomy JZ Young LT.
The Medieval Transmission of Medicine along the Silk Routes
Dr Lo has
worked extensively over the last five years with Professor Wang Yidan 王一丹,
Head of the Persian Section, Department of Oriental Languages, Peking
University. They work together on late medieval Persian history, and
particularly on the Persia China Silk Road connection. We have lectured
worldwide and have two jointly authored articles in press. Dr Chen Ming
from PKU, whose research focuses on science and culture along the Silk Roads,
has contributed a number of articles to a Wellcome Trust funded project
Dunhuang 2000, and to Dr Lo’s book Medieval Chinese Medicine, and the
journal that she edits, Asian Medicine: Tradition and Modernity.
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