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Faces of Hong Kong: New Short Documentary Films

Curated by Tammy Cheung (張虹). Presented by Prof. Chris Berry (KCL Film Studies) in association with Visible Record (Hong Kong)
Time: 6.30 pm, Wednesday 20 March
Place: Nash Lecture Theatre (K2.31), King’s College London, Strand, WC2R 2LS
The event is free and open to all, but registration via eventbrite is essential. More...

Call for papers: Healthcare in China, a medical-humanities perspective

Interdisciplinary workshop jointly convened by Oxford Brookes University and Peking University HSBC Business School UK Campus, Friday 14th June 2019. https://www.brookes.ac.uk/hss/events/healthcare-in-china---a-medical-humanities-perspective/ More...

Body Mirrors: transcultural reflections on an Edo medical puppet

An international, interdisciplinary workshop led by Shan JIANG 姜姗 (Peking University; UCL IAS), in conversation with Vivienne Lo (UCL History), Man GU 顾漫 (China Academy of Chinese Medical Sciences; NRI), Ronit Yoeli-Tlalim (Goldsmiths) and Isabelle Lawrence (Science Museum).
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Acu-Moxa and Qi 氣: a UCL IAS Talking Points seminar

with IAS visiting research fellow Dr Shan Jiang 姜姗, and respondents Dr Vivienne Lo and Dr Nancy Holroyde-Downing.
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Chinese New Year Festivities

Celebrate the New Year of the Pig with CCHH in the Refectory (UCL Wilkins Building, Lower Ground) on Monday 4 February 2019, from 6pm onwards. More...

Chinese Food Philosophy: A Recipe for Life

Vivienne Lo (UCL CCHH), Bee Wilson and Ching-He Huang in conversation with Donald Sloan.
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Madness in Paris, Paris in Madness: The City, Emotions and the Insane at the Dawn of Mass Society

A History of Psychological Disciplines Seminar with Professor Jean-Jacques Courtine (University of Auckland, NZ / QMUL.
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Movement Matters: Dance, Kinaesthesia and the Avant-Garde

A workshop-performance event to mark the paperback edition of Irina Sirotkina and Roger Smith, The Sixth Sense of the Avant-Garde: Dance, Kinaesthesia and the Arts in Revolutionary Russia (Bloomsbury, December 2018).
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Daoist Cooking through the Four Seasons

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.

Professor Qian is on the committee of the China Music Healing Sub-Optimal Health Centre, and Programme Director of the Commission of Medical Care and Rehabilitation of the Elderly. From an early age, he received training in Daoist Medicine, transmitted through his family.

In this workshop, Professor Qian will explore and share simple, practical methods for maintaining good health, drawing on Daoist medical and culinary principles and using local, seasonal ingredients.

Normal price: £36 per workshop. All profits will go to the Shen Foundation.

There are also five free places for UCL students (first come, first served!).

For information and bookings, please contact Rupert Lander:
07914 571515
info@rupertlander.co.uk

Download a flyer here.

Times and venues

London 

Wed 19 Nov 6–9pm
Sat  22 Nov 2:30–5:30pm
Central London venue

Brighton

Friday 21 Nov 5:30–8:30pm
Anahata Clinic

Cambridge

Monday 17th Nov 6–9pm
Contact: Amanda Ody 
Bookings: 07879 846483 / amanda.ody@virgin.net

Oxford

Date and venue tbc

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