China Centre Distinguished Lecture. Dame Barbara Woodward DCMG OBE, UK Ambassador to the People’s Republic of China, will give the seventh China Centre Distinguished Lecture.
International History of East Asia Seminar Cold War Competition and Cooperation in East Asia Natalia Matveeva, SOAS, University of London: 'Same Goal, Different Roads: North and South Korean Post-liberation Economic Development and the Quest to Shape Historical
MOU Signing Ceremony with the Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) Courts and Public Lecture by the Chief Justice of the DIFC Courts The Honorable Dr Michael Hwang MOU signing ceremony to start at 5pm in the lecture theatre, followed by public lecture by the Chief Justice.
China’s economic growth has been so strong for so long that it seems inevitable the country will soon become the world’s largest economy, and soon after that challenge the United States as the dominant global power.
China's Boxer Rising and the First Global War: Tales of Martyrs and Myths, Murders and Monuments This illustrated talk will focus on the violent events in China that convulsed the Qing Empire and captivated the attention of newspaper readers around the world in 1900, which are the subject of a bo
Panel on China's Immigration Laws and Regulations From former NBA players and UEFA football players to African traders, entrepreneurs, and foreign students, China has become an emerging destination for international migrants over the past two decades.
Oxford PPE Society, Ji-Li Jiang, author of Red Scarf Girl, will talk about her experiences in the Cultural Revolution. More information can be found here.
After a decade of expanding lawyer activism in China, the large-scale “709 Crackdown” beginning in July 2015 has had a deep chilling effect on the fight by criminal defense and human rights lawyers for basic legal freedoms.
Oxford Chinese Studies Society Dr Li Ruru, University of Leeds will talke about her experiences in the Cultural Revolution.