Past Events

The Ascendancy of Xi Jinping: Uniting the Tribes of Chinese Communism

Thursday, 23 January, 2014 -
17:00 to 18:30
Room 207, Institute for Chinese Studies, Walton Street

Abstract: I will draw on official biographies, personal memoirs and interviews with elite families to trace two different traditions in Chinese communism that have been drawn together under the presidency of Xi Jinping.

John Garnaut (Fairfax Media)

CEELBAS Research Internships: Project Presentations & Reception

Wednesday, 22 January, 2014 - 16:00
UCL School of Slavonic & East European Studies 16 Taviton Street, London WC1H 0BW

Through the support of the CEELBAS Internship Scheme, postgraduate researchers at CEELBAS universities are expanding their research horizons, building professional networks, applying their skills in new ways and bringing their expertise to new audiences.

Xi Jinping: His First Year as Party Secretary 习近平治党一年评估

Wednesday, 22 January, 2014 -
14:00 to 16:00
Manor Road Building, Room E

While there is much confusion about the meaning and significance of many the public statements and policy documents underwritten by Xi Jinping during his first year in office, one point is clear: Xi has been more successful at consolidating his authority within the Chinese Communist Party than an

Deng Yuwen, Independent Writer, Former Deputy Editor of Study Times, newspaper of the Central Party School