Published: Apr 26, 2015 3:39:38 PM
The 5th Annual Chinese Visual Festival will take place 7th to 22nd May at King’s College London, BFI Southbank, Bertha DocHouse and Chelsea College of Arts. The
festival will welcome to London some of the most exciting directors
currently working in Chinese-language cinema and art, showcasing
documentary, fiction and experimental video art from Mainland China,
Taiwan, Hong Kong, Singapore and beyond.
Published: Apr 26, 2015 1:12:06 PM
Published: Apr 26, 2015 12:10:15 AM
Venue: South Cloisters, Wilkins Building,
Published: Feb 26, 2015 11:06:11 AM
Published: Feb 26, 2015 11:06:00 AM
The UCL China Centre for Health and Humanities is committed to a wide range of research into and teaching of Chinese health as it is embedded in specific social, cultural and historical contexts. This includes work on the origins and spread of acupuncture and Chinese medical knowledge and practice around the world, its appropriate and effective use in our time.
Artemisia annua has been used for centuries in China for treating intermittent fever; in modern times it is mass produced for the prevention and treatment of malaria.
Daoyin is an ancient Chinese therapeutic exercise for strengthening the body, and treating illness; in a religious context, it has been used in immortality practices.
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