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Film and Discussion: When China Met Africa

Wednesday 20 May, 6.30pm, Roberts 106, UCL. FREE – part of UCL Festival of the Arts 2015. Book via Eventbrite.

Lady Precious Stream

A symposium on S. I. Hsiung's 1934 play, and the obstacles to and opportunities for East Asian voices in UK theatre and literature. Monday 18 May, 6.30–8pm, Anatomy JZ Young LT.

Medical Humanities in China

An international interdisciplinary conference at Peking University Institute for Medical Humanities, 15-17th October, 2015. Call for papers.

Call for Chinese-speaking choral singers!

London Chinese Philharmonic Choir 伦敦华人爱乐合唱团 (LCPC) is looking for additional singers to perform the Yellow River Cantata 黄河大合唱 in September/October 2015. More...

5th Annual Chinese Visual Festival

7–22 May 2015, 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.  

The Chinese Erhu during the First World War

An evening of performance and discussion with Dr Colin Huehns. Friday 8th May, 7pm, UCL South Cloisters More...

Thinking Chinese Exhibition (31/03–12/05 2015)

Venue: South Cloisters, Wilkins Building,

Thinking Chinese Conference (31/03–1/04 2015) 思華 · 華思 (UPDATE)

A ground-breaking two-day interdisciplinary conference on British Chinese history and representations of Chineseness in the UK, convened by UCL in partnership with Ming-Ai (London) Institute. More...

HISTGC01 Core Course Timetable and Lecturers

HISTGC01, An Interdisciplinary Approach to China: Health and Humanity (2013)

Tuesdays 24pm, various venues


Lecturer Title Location
Week 1
Tues 30 Sept
Vivienne Lo Orientation: History of Medicine in China
Room G09, 1618 Gordon Square
Week 2
Tues 7 Oct
Benny Dembitzer
Sleepwalking into Global Famine Room G09, 1618 Gordon Square
Week 3
Tues 14 Oct
Aaron Parkhurst Anthropology and Health  Room 128, 14 Taviton St (Anthropology building)
Week 4
Tues 21 Oct
Jonathan Holmes Climate and Society over Recent Millennia
Room B1.06, Cruciform building
Week 5
Tues 28 Oct
CJ Lim
Sustainable Cities Room 128, 14 Taviton St (Anthropology building)
3–7 Nov Reading Week    
Week 6
Tues 11 Nov
Hugh Montgomery Climate Change Room 128, 14 Taviton St (Anthropology building)
Week 7
Tues 18 Nov
Vivienne Bradwell Emerging Issues in Law and Health Room 128, 14 Taviton St (Anthropology building)
Week 8
Tues 25 Nov
Jackie Morris Understanding Frailty Room 113, Foster Court
Week 9
Tues 2 Dec
Therese Hesketh Population Health Room 128, 14 Taviton St (Anthropology building)
Week 10
Tues 9 Dec
Therese Hesketh Health Systems Room 128, 14 Taviton St (Anthropology building)

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