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Summer volunteering placements in rural China

with NGO Dream Corps. Application deadline: 29 February 2016.
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New Chinese Film + Director's Q&A

Daytime screening and discussion of Factory Boss 打工老板 (2014) with director Zhang Wei 张唯 and Chinese film specialist Chris Berry (KCL), Thursday 25 February, 9.30–13.00.
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Di Lu Wins IASTAM Junior Scholar Essay Prize

We are delighted and proud to announce that current CCHH PhD student Di Lu 蘆笛 has been honoured with the IASTAM Charles Leslie Junior Scholar Essay Award for his outstanding paper 'Transnational Circulation of the Knowledge of the Caterpillar Fungus to Early 20th Century'.
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International postgraduate summer school

What Makes us Human? Philosophical and Religious Perspectives in China and the West, Central European University, Budapest, July 4–15 2016. More...

History of Pre-Modern Medicine Seminar: Professor Elisabeth Hsu

‘On heart and liver in Chinese and Tibetan medicine: a situated history of not wanting to know’. 19 January 2016, 6pm for 6.15. Wellcome Library, 183 Euston Road, London NW1 2BE (map).
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Thinking Chinese 思華 . 華思

Podcasts and documents now online, for this conference and exhibition, jointly convened by UCL China Centre for Health and Humanity and Ming-Ai (London) Institute in Spring 2015. More...

Isabella Bird (1831–1904): Photographic travels in China

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...

Medical Humanities in China – conference

An international interdisciplinary conference at Peking University Institute for Medical Humanities, 15-17th October, 2015, jointly convened by UCL and PKU
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Chinese Visual Festival 2014

25 April 2014

Don't miss the 2014 Chinese Visual Festival at KCL and other venues around London from 7th to 18th May.

The programme of events includes 40+ cutting-edge films from the Chinese-speaking world and neighbours, plus talks, workshops, Q&As with guest directors, and an installation project by artist Wang Xin.

Student discounts are available for all events.

Please click here to view the full schedule and click here to purchase tickets.

Highlights include:

  • More than 40 cutting-edge films (documentaries, fiction, shorts, animation and more) including world and UK premières
  • China Independent Film Festival 10th Anniversary event
  • Guest directors including Jia Zhangke  贾樟柯, Pema Tseden 万玛才旦 and Chen Yin Yen 陈颖彦
  • Local filmmakers' showcase
  • Panel discussions with key industry figures and academics, including Asian Cinema expert Tony Rayns
  • Wang Xin’s 王欣 daily experimental art installation project, The Gallery
CVF 2014 poster

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