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Date Time & location Title & presenter
03 Oct

4:00pm-5:30pm
Seminar Room A, China in the World Building (188), Fellows Lane, ANU

ANU China Seminar Series
Remaking Chinese hard power: the rebirth of the People's Liberation Army

Presenter(s): Adam Ni

08 Oct

11:00am-12:30pm
Seminar Room A, China in the World Building (188), Fellows Lane, ANU

Final Oral Presentation Seminar
‘We’ll Save Ourselves’: Reflexivity and Modernity in Taiwan’s Contemporary Student Movements

Presenter(s): Rowena Ebsworth

08 Oct

1:00pm-2:45pm
Seminar Room A, China in the World Building (188), Fellows Lane, ANU

Mid Term Review Seminar
Youth for a New Taiwan: Music, Media and New Politics

Presenter(s): Graeme Read

17 Oct

7:00pm-8:30pm
Palace Electric Cinema, NewActon Nishi, 2 Philip Law Street, Acton, Canberra

Film screening
China Love

18 Oct

3:30pm-5:30pm
Seminar Room A, China in the World Building (188), Fellows Lane, ANU

ANU China Seminar Series
The politics of (in-)justice in contemporary China

Presenter(s): Elisa Nesossi

23 Oct

5:30pm-7:30pm
Auditorium, China in the World Building (188), Fellows Lane, ANU

George E. Morrison Lecture
One Hundred Years of the Morrison Collection at the Tōyō Bunko (Oriental Library): Library, Museum, and Research

Presenter(s): HAMASHITA Takeshi

01 Nov

3:30pm-5:30pm
Seminar Room A, China in the World Building (188), Fellows Lane, ANU

ANU China Seminar Series
Spirit possession in modern China: demons, missionaries, and anthropologists

Presenter(s): Benjamin Penny

15 Nov

4:00pm-5:30pm
Seminar Room A, China in the World Building (188), Fellows Lane, ANU

ANU China Seminar Series
Self-Organised Collectives: 'Amateur' Photography Groups in China, 1977-1988

Presenter(s): Chen Shuxia

Previous events for 2018

Date Time & location Title & presenter
13 Nov -19 Jan

9:00am-5:00pm
Gallery, China in the World Building (188), Fellows Lane, ANU

Art Exhibition
Silent Witnesses: An exhibition of sculptures by Martin Rowney

17 Jan

3:00pm-4:30pm
Seminar Room A, China in the World Building (188), Fellows Lane, ANU

PhD Mid-Term Review
Sacralising Jiangnan: Constructing Daoist geography in medieval China, or Sima Chengzhen and his fudi system in the Jiangnan area

Presenter(s): Chen Jingjing

18 Jan

10:30am-12:00pm
Seminar Room A, China in the World Building (188), Fellows Lane, ANU

PhD Mid-Term Review
Pursuing a Chinese Dream: Arab Entrepreneurs in Eastern China

Presenter(s): Wen Meizhen

25 Jan

3:00pm-4:30pm
China in the World Building (188), Fellows Lane, ANU

PhD Mid-Term Review
Making money in the name of nurturing Dao: the religious business of Longhushan Daoist Complex and its legitimacy

Presenter(s): XIE Shengjin

30 Jan -02 Mar

9:00am-5:00pm
Gallery, China in the World Building (188), Fellows Lane, ANU

Telling Tales: A Look Inside the Asia Pacific Map Collection

01 Feb

4:00pm-5:30pm
Seminar Room A, China in the World Building (188), Fellows Lane, ANU

ANU China Seminar Series
Chinese Military Modernization and the Origins of Warlordism, 1895-1915

Presenter(s): Clemens Büttner

14 Feb

5:15pm-7:30pm
Auditorium, China in the World Building (188), Fellows Lane, ANU

Asia and the Pacific Screens
Bid'ah Cinta

14 Feb

5:30pm-7:30pm
China in the World Building (188), Fellows Lane, ANU

Telling Tales: A Look Inside the Asia Pacific Map Collection

Presenter(s): Professor Nick Evans

22 Feb

4:00pm-5:30pm
Seminar Room A, China in the World Building (188), Fellows Lane, ANU

ANU China Seminar Series
The Chinese economy: long-term structural shifts and policy implications

Presenter(s): Song Ligang

23 Feb

2:30pm-4:00pm
Seminar Room A, China in the World Building (188), Fellows Lane, ANU

PhD Final Presentation
Regulating foreign direct investment in resource-dependent African countries: the case of Chinese investments in Zambia's copper mining sector

Presenter(s): Beyongo Mukete

02 Mar

3:00pm-4:30pm
Seminar Room A, China in the World Building (188), Fellows Lane, ANU

CHL Flaghsip Event
Understanding China’s Belt and Road Initiative

Presenter(s): Peter Cai

06 Mar

4:00pm-5:30pm
Seminar Room A, China in the World Building (188), Fellows Lane, ANU

ANU China Seminar Series
Living on e-commerce: the politics and ethics of e-trading in a Chinese city

Presenter(s): Qian Linliang

07 Mar

5:15pm-6:35pm
Auditorium, China in the World Building (188), Fellows Lane, ANU

Asia and the Pacific Screens
Short films for International Women's Day

08 Mar

4:00pm-5:30pm
Seminar Room A, China in the World Building (188), Fellows Lane, ANU

ANU China Seminar Series
The Geographical Mandate: China and Area Studies from Macroregions to Territorial Economies

Presenter(s): Carolyn Cartier

13 Mar -30 Mar

12:00am-12:00am
Gallery, China in the World Building (188), Fellows Lane, ANU

Exhibition
Living Politics: Exhibition

14 Mar -16 Mar

9:00am-5:30pm
Seminar Room A, China in the World Building (188), Fellows Lane, ANU

CHL Conference
Living Politics: Self Help and Autonomous Action in East Asia and Beyond

Presenter(s): Various

14 Mar

12:00pm-1:00pm
China in the World Building (188), Fellows Lane, ANU

Book Launch
Living Politics: Book Launch

Presenter(s): Professor Hyaewol Choi

16 Mar

11:00am-12:30pm
Auditorium, China in the World Building (188), Fellows Lane, ANU

ANU Political and Social Change Forum
Governing the South China Sea: Three Views

Presenter(s): Various speakers

23 Mar

4:00pm-5:30pm
Seminar Room A, China in the World Building (188), Fellows Lane, ANU

ANU China Seminar Series
Informal life politics in Inner Mongolia and Mongolia

Presenter(s): Uchralt Otede

26 Mar

7:30pm-9:30pm
HC Coombs Lecture Theatre, HC Coombs Building (8a), Fellows Road, ANU

Special Film Screening
52 Hz I Love You

04 Apr

5:15pm-6:45pm
Auditorium, China in the World Building (188), Fellows Lane, ANU

Asia and the Pacific Screens
The Other Option: Australian Punk and Hardcore in South East Asia

06 Apr

1:00pm-2:30pm
Seminar Room A, China in the World Building (188), Fellows Lane, ANU

PhD Mid-Term Review
Illustrated classics: Confucian learning and its pictorial trend in the Song

Presenter(s): Yang Qin

09 Apr

11:00am-12:30pm
Library, China in the World Building (188), Fellows Lane, ANU

PhD Thesis Proposal review
One Movement, Two Nationalisms: Change in Hong Kong’s democracy movement

Presenter(s): Benjamin Garvey

10 Apr

4:00pm-5:30pm
Auditorium, China in the World Building (188), Fellows Lane, ANU

ANU China Seminar Series
Roundtable Discussion: Recent changes in governance and the law in the PRC and Taiwan

Presenter(s): Various speakers

16 Apr

12:45pm-1:45pm
Lowy Institute for International Policy, 31 Bligh Street, Sydney, NSW

Panel Discussion and Book Launch
The story of Chinese prosperity

Presenter(s): Jane Golley, Linda Jaivin, and Merriden Varrall

19 Apr

4:00pm-5:30pm
Seminar Room A, China in the World Building (188), Fellows Lane, ANU

ANU China Seminar Series
The Making of a Divine Domesticity: Nü duo, Christian women, and Republican China

Presenter(s): Zhou Yun

20 Apr

1:00pm-2:00pm
Seminar Room 9, Level 2, JG Crawford Building 132, Lennox Crossing, ANU

PhD Mid-Term Review
Inequality of Opportunity in Earnings in Rural China

Presenter(s): Xinjie Shi

03 May

4:00pm-5:30pm
Seminar Room A, China in the World Building (188), Fellows Lane, ANU

ANU China Seminar Series
Enterprising Chinese Australians in the early 20th century: capital, sociability, and diaspora nationalism

Presenter(s): Kuo Mei-fen

10 May

4:00pm-5:30pm
Seminar Room A, China in the World Building (188), Fellows Lane, ANU

ANU China Seminar Series
Universal Values and Chinese Characteristics: A Perspective through the Revival of Confucianism in China Today

Presenter(s): Hoyt Tillman

17 May

3:30pm-5:30pm
Seminar Room A, China in the World Building (188), Fellows Lane, ANU

ANU China Seminar Series
On the ground in the Taiwan Sunflower and Hong Kong Umbrella Movements

Presenter(s): Ian Rowen

19 May -20 May

9:30am-7:15pm
Seminar Room A, China in the World Building (188), Fellows Lane, ANU

CIW Conference
Culture and Political Change in Contemporary Taiwan

19 May

6:00pm-7:15pm
Auditorium, China in the World Building (188), Fellows Lane, ANU

CIW Public Lecture
Metal Politics: From Stage to Congress

Presenter(s): Freddy Tshiong-tso Lim

31 May

3:30pm-5:30pm
Seminar Room A, China in the World Building (188), Fellows Lane, ANU

ANU China Seminar Series
Country Roads: China's Economic Statecraft Across Asia and Europe

Presenter(s): James Reilly

07 Jun

3:30pm-5:00pm
Seminar Room A, China in the World Building (188), Fellows Lane, ANU

ANU China Seminar Series
Translating the Naked Body: the Nudist Movement in Early Twentieth Century China

Presenter(s): Craig A. Smith

12 Jun

3:30pm-5:00pm
Seminar Room A, China in the World Building (188), Fellows Lane, ANU

ANU China Seminar Series
Xiong Shili's Understanding of Reality and Function during the Period between 1920 and 1937

Presenter(s): Sang Yu

06 Jul

3:30pm-5:30pm
Seminar Room A, China in the World Building (188), Fellows Lane, ANU

ANU China Seminar Series
Masculinizing Jianghu Spaces: Homosociality, Nationalism, and Chineseness

Presenter(s): Geng Song

12 Jul

3:00pm-4:30pm
Seminar Room A, China in the World Building (188), Fellows Lane, ANU

CHL Seminar
Neutrality and Collaboration in an 'East Asian Casablanca': Sino-Portuguese Relations and Macau, 1937-1945

Presenter(s): Helena F. S. Lopes

13 Jul

5:30pm-7:30pm
Gallery, China in the World Building (188), Fellows Lane, ANU

Gallery exhibition
Opening night: newly discovered photographs of Beijing, 1900–1902

Presenter(s): Richard Rigby

16 Jul -30 Aug

9:00am-5:00pm
Gallery, China in the World Building (188), Fellows Lane, ANU

CIW Exhibition
Newly discovered photographs of Beijing, 1900–1902

26 Jul

3:30pm-6:00pm
Seminar Room A, China in the World Building (188), Fellows Lane, ANU

ANU China Seminar Series
Xinjiang: China’s troubled frontier region

Presenter(s): David Brophy, Tom Cliff, Anna Hayes, James Leibold, and Michael Clarke

09 Aug

3:30pm-5:30pm
Seminar Room A, China in the World Building (188), Fellows Lane, ANU

ANU China Seminar Series
Debt Disputes and Trade Routes: Jiaozhi Merchants in Eastern Han Changsha

Presenter(s): Zhang Zhaoyang

23 Aug

2:00pm-3:00pm
Seminar Room A, China in the World Building (188), Fellows Lane, ANU

ANU China Seminar Series
Medical Missionaries and the History of Asian Christianity: Pre-WWII Hong Kong as a case study

Presenter(s): Man-kong Wong

23 Aug

2:30pm-4:30pm
McDonald Room, Menzies Library (2), Fellows Road, ANU

Three Minute Thesis (3MT) Competition
CAP 3 Minute Thesis (3MT) competition

23 Aug

3:30pm-5:30pm
Seminar Room A, China in the World Building (188), Fellows Lane, ANU

ANU China Seminar Series
Religious Groups, Varieties of Social Capital, and Contentious Collective Actions in Contemporary Rural China

Presenter(s): Yu Tao

30 Aug

3:30pm-5:30pm
Seminar Room A, China in the World Building (188), Fellows Lane, ANU

ANU China Seminar Series
CANCELLED — Learning to Fight a Modern War: Armed Forces in Nationalist China, 1928–1937

Presenter(s): Kwong Chi Man

14 Sep

6:00pm-8:00pm
Gallery, China in the World Building (188), Fellows Lane, ANU

Exhibition Opening Night
Opening Night — The Colours of Anthropology: A Visual Anthropology Exhibition

20 Sep

3:30pm-5:30pm
Seminar Room A, China in the World Building (188), Fellows Lane, ANU

ANU China Seminar Series
New perspectives on Neolithic cloth production in the Yangzi Valley, 7000 BP

Presenter(s): Judith Cameron

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