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The Cholera Pandemic,Transnational Politics, and the Cold War in Southeast Asia and China, 1960-1965

An IAS Talking Point seminar with Visiting Research Fellow Dr Fang Xiaoping 方小平 and responses from Dr Vivienne Lo  and Dr Andrew Wear.
Time: Wed 20 June 2018, 6–8pm
Place: IAS Common Ground (ground floor, south wing, Wilkins building)
Registration via Eventbrite.
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Ma Kanwen Memorial Lecture 2018

Vivienne Lo (UCL CCHH) will be giving the 2nd Ma Kanwen Memorial Lecture at the Needham Research Institute, Cambridge on Friday 25 May, 4pm. More...

Imagining Chinese Medicine

(edited volume, Vivienne Lo & Penelope Barrett, Brill, 2018) has now been published in Open Access. You can browse or download it at:
http://booksandjournals.brillonline.com/content/books/9789004366183
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MA Dissertation Conference 2018: Transnational Studies and Chinese Health & Humanity

Wednesday 23 May, 09.00–13.00, Room 101, 16–18 Gordon Square.
Please come along to support our wonderful students and find out about the breathtaking range of their research! More...

Chinese Visual Festival 2018

Don't miss the 2018 edition of the excellent Chinese Visual Festival – on at KCL and BFI Southbank from 3rd to 6th May before transferring to Edinburgh Filmhouse for 11th–14th May.
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China’s visual cultures and the Medical and Health Humanities: launch event

Monday 21 May 2018, 6-9pm, IAS Common Ground, South Wing, Wilkins Building. Admission by free ticket:
https://cchh-book-website-launch.eventbrite.co.uk
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CALL FOR ABSTRACTS, CERA-UK Annual Conference 2018

Chinese Education in Global Contexts: Researching the Local, the Global and the ‘Glocal’, 14–15 June 2018, UCL Institute of Education (IoE). Deadline for abstract submission: 15th April 2018. More...

PKU-UCL inter-university module in the Cross-Cultural Health Humanities

An inter-university module in the Cross Cultural Medical/Health Humanities, taught by historians, philosophers and global health specialists from PKU and UCL, will run this week at the Yenching Academy of Peking University.
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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

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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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