Hong Kong as a Political Community: Sense of Belonging and Personal Expressions. Speaker: Professor Pang Laikwan, Discussants: Dr Shao Jiang, Tim Zihong Yue. Tuesday 18 Nov. 5.30-7.30pm. Boardroom, University of Westminster, 309 Regent Street, W1B 2HW More...
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A practical workshop with Professor Qian Feng, Guangzhou University of Chinese Medicine, Wed 19 Nov 6–9pm, repeated on Sat 22 Nov 2:30–5:30pm. Includes a talk by Vivienne Lo. More...
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University of Westminster Contemporary China Centre Seminar
Publication date: 15 November 2014
Hong Kong as a Political Community: Sense of Belonging and Personal Expressions. Speaker: Professor Pang Laikwan, Discussants: Dr Shao Jiang, Tim Zihong Yue. Tuesday 18 Nov. 5.30-7.30pm. Boardroom, University of Westminster, 309 Regent Street, W1B 2HW
Daoist Cooking through the Four Seasons
Publication date: 4 November 2014
A practical workshop with Professor Qian Feng, Guangzhou University of Chinese Medicine, Wed 19 Nov 6–9pm, repeated on Sat 22 Nov 2:30–5:30pm. Includes a talk by Vivienne Lo.
#UCLfacesRACE, Conversation 2: Why is my curriculum white?
Publication date: 15 October 2014
Film + discussion. 13:00–15:30, 11 November 2014, Pearson Building G22 LT.
Emetic remedies in Japanese Koiho 古方 medicine
Publication date: 12 October 2014
A talk by Professor Tateno Masami, Nihon University, Monday 27 October 2014, 6.30pm, Astor College LG18.
Publication date: 10 October 2014
Come and join the China-Taiwan cross-straits debate!
Publication date: 10 June 2014
Monday 23 June, 2–3.30pm, Room 105, 24 Gordon Square, UCL
The debate will bring together established academics and UCL graduate students to explore contemporary Taiwan-China relations in the light of the recent Sunflower protest movement (太阳花学运).
UK première – Sauna on the Moon (Chang’e 嫦娥), dir. Zou Peng 邹鹏, China 2011
Publication date: 26 May 2014
This Thursday, 29 May 2014, 6.30–8.30pm. Roberts G06, Sir Ambrose Fleming Lecture Theatre.
The 'Subtle Body' in the Indo-Tibetan and Chinese traditions
Publication date: 13 May 2014
A transnational history of the forensic gaze
Publication date: 8 May 2014
Chinese Visual Festival 2014
Publication date: 25 April 2014
Don't miss the 2014 Chinese Visual Festival at KCL and other venues around London from 7th to 18th May.
Twelve Scholars of the Bamboo Grove
Publication date: 11 April 2014
To celebrate the end of lectures and UCL’s first UG course in Ancient and Medieval Chinese History, twelve talented students set out to emulate the Seven Scholars of the Bamboo Grove. Now read on...
Imagining Chinese Medicine: Medical illustration from Han tombs to contemporary Comics.
Publication date: 14 March 2014
The final lecture in the SOAS East Asia Art & Archaeology Research Seminar series will be given by Dr Vivienne Lo of UCL China Centre for Health and Humanity. She will present her work on Chinese medical illustrations.
Time: Friday, 21st March 2014, 3 pm.
Place: Room B111 (1st floor), Brunei Gallery, SOAS. All welcome.
China and Freedom of Speech: new systems for the accountability of the press. An evening with John Kampfner
Publication date: 14 March 2014
6th March 2014, panel discussion hosted by UCL’s China Centre for Health and Humanity and Centre for Transnational History and sponsored by UCL Grand Challenges (ii) and the UCL Institute for Human Rights.
Read all about it: Report by Dylan Brethour, PG History student.
Chinese Film and the Medical Humanities workshop
Publication date: 4 March 2014
In the context of the UCL initiative for the creation of a Chinese Medical Humanities, on the 22nd and 23rd of February the collaborate workshop (with Peking University [PKU] Institute of Medical Humanities and King's College London [KCL]) convened international experts to reflect on the use of film in teaching the Medical Humanities.
CCHH MA student achievement
Publication date: 25 February 2014
Film and the Chinese Medical Humanities
Publication date: 6 February 2014
22–23 February 2013
In the context of the UCL initiative for the creation of a Chinese Medical Humanities, UCL’s China Centre for Health and Humanity is running a collaborative workshop with Peking University (PKU) Institute of Medical Humanities and King's College London (KCL) to develop approaches to the use of film in teaching. The workshop is funded by the Wellcome Trust.
There are a limited number of places available at this workshop for UCL staff and graduate students.
CCHH film – Mother (Mama 妈妈), dir. Zhang Yuan 张元, 1990.
Publication date: 21 January 2014
Time: Tuesday 28th January 2014, 7pm. Place: Room 107, 25 Gordon Square.
The film that inaugurated the 'Sixth Generation' of Chinese cinema.
History of Pre-Modern Medicine Seminar: Prof. Volker Scheid
Publication date: 14 January 2014
‘Symptoms, Patterns, Constellations: Divergent Genealogies of the Emergent Interface Between Systems Biology and Chinese Medicine’.
21 January 2014, 6pm for 6.15. Wellcome Trust, Gibbs Building, 215 Euston Road, NW1 2BE (map).
Chinese film evening, Dragon (Wuxia 武俠, 2011), dir. Peter Chan 陈可辛.
Publication date: 4 November 2013
CCHH alumni news
Publication date: 8 October 2013
Double congratulations to CCHH MA alumna You Min, who has just embarked on a PhD degree in Chinese Language Globalization Studies at Minzu University of China 中央民族大学 after being awarded a fully funded UCL Chinese Government Scholarship.
Performance and [dis]ability
Publication date: 7 October 2013
CCHH film evenings
Publication date: 29 September 2013
CCHH OPEN DAY
Publication date: 10 June 2013
Thursday, 20 June 2013 from 11:30 to 14:00 · Wilkins Garden Room (Bernard Katz Building).
Find out more about the unique UCL MA in Chinese Health and Humanity.
Spices and medicine: From Historical Obsession to Research of the Future
Publication date: 15 May 2013
Friday 24th May 2013, 9:30am – 5:00pm, Maplethorpe Lecture Theatre, UCL School of Pharmacy, 29-39 Brunswick Square, WC1N 1AX.
A one-day international conference.
Martial arts film: The Sword Identity
Publication date: 8 April 2013