SOAS events http://www.soas.ac.uk/news Wed, 29 Jun 2016 15:30:17 +0100 FeedCreator 1.7.2 http://www.soas.ac.uk/assets/footer_logo.png SOAS logo http://www.soas.ac.uk Critical reading for your Masters Dissertation http://www.soas.ac.uk/ltd/studyskills/workshops/29jun2016-critical-reading-for-your-masters-dissertation.html

Date: 29 June 2016 02:00pm

Finishes:29 June 2016 04:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: FG01

This workshop is for taught Masters students working on Dissertations.

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Wed, 29 Jun 2016 13:00:00 +0100
From Student Activist to City Mayor: A Dialogue with Taoyuan Mayor Cheng Wen-tsan http://www.soas.ac.uk/taiwanstudies/events/29jun2016-from-student-activist-to-city-mayor-a-dialogue-with-taoyuan-mayor-cheng-wen-tsan.html

Date: 29 June 2016 03:00pm

Finishes:29 June 2016 05:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: KLT

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Wed, 29 Jun 2016 14:00:00 +0100
South Africa: Is This The Country I Was Fighting For? http://www.soas.ac.uk/law/events/29jun2016-south-africa-is-this-the-country-i-was-fighting-for.html

Date: 29 June 2016 06:00pm

Finishes:29 June 2016 08:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: Brunei Gallery Lecture Theatre

A talk by Albie Sachs, a world renowned campaigner for social justice and human rights, and a former judge of the Constitutional Court of South Africa.

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Wed, 29 Jun 2016 17:00:00 +0100
How can we raise the standard of language learning? Insights from a Nubian Language teacher http://www.soas.ac.uk/cas/events/30jun2016-how-can-we-raise-the-standard-of-language-learning-insights-from-a-nubian-language-teacher.html

Date: 30 June 2016 01:30pm

Finishes:30 June 2016 03:30pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: B111

Dr Muhammad Jalal Hashim will argue that the revitalization of heritage languages such as Nubian is relevant to the urgent need for improved communication in Sudan.

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Thu, 30 Jun 2016 12:30:00 +0100
禅与现代人的生活 - Chan Buddhism in Contemporary Life http://www.soas.ac.uk/china-institute/events/30jun2016----chan-buddhism-in-contemporary-life.html

Date: 30 June 2016 03:00pm

Finishes:30 June 2016 04:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: Khalili Lecture Theatre

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Thu, 30 Jun 2016 14:00:00 +0100
Germany – a postmigrant society? http://www.soas.ac.uk/migrationdiaspora/seminarsevents/30jun2016-germany--a-postmigrant-society.html

Date: 30 June 2016 06:00pm

Finishes:30 June 2016 08:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: 116

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Thu, 30 Jun 2016 17:00:00 +0100
Centre of Comparative Political Thought Workshop http://www.soas.ac.uk/ccpt/events/01jul2016-centre-of-comparative-political-thought-workshop.html

Date: 1 July 2016 09:00am

Finishes:1 July 2016 05:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: 4426

Centre of Comparative Political Thought Workshop
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Fri, 01 Jul 2016 08:00:00 +0100
Gendering (In)Security: The Exclusionary Affects of Neo-Liberalism http://www.soas.ac.uk/south-asia-institute/events/01jul2016-gendering-insecurity-the-exclusionary-affects-of-neo-liberalism.html

Date: 1 July 2016 09:30am

Finishes:2 July 2016 05:00pm

Venue: other

Room: Lecture Room 8, Wilberforce Building

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Fri, 01 Jul 2016 08:30:00 +0100
Russian Harmonies: Songs of the Steppes and the Cities http://www.soas.ac.uk/music/summermusicschool/02jul2016-russian-harmonies-songs-of-the-steppes-and-the-cities.html

Date: 2 July 2016 11:00am

Finishes:2 July 2016 05:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room:

Songs from Old and modern Russian, from the Steppes and the Cities
Class: Sat 2 July, 11am-5pm

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Sat, 02 Jul 2016 10:00:00 +0100
One-Day International Symposium: Buddhist Art and Material Culture http://www.soas.ac.uk/china-institute/events/03jul2016-one-day-international-symposium-buddhist-art-and-material-culture.html

Date: 3 July 2016 10:00am

Finishes:3 July 2016 05:30pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room:

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Sun, 03 Jul 2016 09:00:00 +0100
World Music in the Classroom http://www.soas.ac.uk/music/summermusicschool/04jul2016-world-music-in-the-classroom.html

Date: 4 July 2016 10:00am

Finishes:4 July 2016 05:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room:

World Music in the Classroom
Class: Mon 4 July, 10am-5pm]]>
Mon, 04 Jul 2016 09:00:00 +0100
Cuban Music Big Band http://www.soas.ac.uk/music/summermusicschool/04jul2016-cuban-music-big-band.html

Date: 4 July 2016 06:00pm

Finishes:8 July 2016 09:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room:

Whatever your instrument, here’s a chance to play some classic Cuban styles
Classes: 4-8 July, Mon-Fri 6-9pm

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Mon, 04 Jul 2016 17:00:00 +0100
Elements of Rhythm http://www.soas.ac.uk/music/summermusicschool/04jul2016-elements-of-rhythm.html

Date: 4 July 2016 06:00pm

Finishes:8 July 2016 08:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room:

Explore and experiment with rhythmic concepts from around the world!
Classes: 4-8 July, Mon-Fri 6-8pm]]>
Mon, 04 Jul 2016 17:00:00 +0100
SOAS Centenary Lecture - How Big is Africa? http://www.soas.ac.uk/cas/events/04jul2016-soas-centenary-lecture---how-big-is-africa.html

Date: 4 July 2016 06:00pm

Finishes:4 July 2016 08:00pm

Venue: other

Room:

From ‘tragedy’ to ‘African Renaissance’ to reality: what are the most important features of African economies and the continent as a whole?

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Mon, 04 Jul 2016 17:00:00 +0100
Arabic Music 'Playgroup' http://www.soas.ac.uk/music/summermusicschool/04jul2016-arabic-music-playgroup.html

Date: 4 July 2016 06:00pm

Finishes:8 July 2016 08:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room:

Explore Arabic music in a fun and playful way
Classes: 4-8 July, Mon-Fri 6-8pm]]>
Mon, 04 Jul 2016 17:00:00 +0100
A celebration of new SOAS Publications in the Chinese Humanities http://www.soas.ac.uk/china-institute/events/04jul2016-a-celebration-of-new-soas-publications-in-the-chinese-humanities.html

Date: 4 July 2016 06:00pm

Finishes:4 July 2016 08:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: Brune Gallery Suite

 

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Mon, 04 Jul 2016 17:00:00 +0100
Afrocuban Batá Drumming and Orisha Songs http://www.soas.ac.uk/music/summermusicschool/04jul2016-afrocuban-bat-drumming-and-orisha-songs.html

Date: 4 July 2016 07:00pm

Finishes:8 July 2016 09:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room:

Learn the sacred rhythms & chants of Afro-Cuban Santeria
Classes: 4-8 July, Mon-Fri 7-9pm]]>
Mon, 04 Jul 2016 18:00:00 +0100
2016 SOAS Taiwan Studies Summer School http://www.soas.ac.uk/taiwanstudies/summerschool/

Date: 5 July 2016 10:00am

Finishes:8 July 2016 09:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: G3, DLT, KLT, 116 and B104

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Tue, 05 Jul 2016 09:00:00 +0100
Film Screening of Chasing the China Wind: A Musical Journey - ... http://www.soas.ac.uk/taiwanstudies/events/05jul2016-film-screening-of-chasing-the-china-wind-a-musical-journey---and-qa-with-the-director-lin-.html

Date: 5 July 2016 10:00am

Finishes:5 July 2016 12:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: G3

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Tue, 05 Jul 2016 09:00:00 +0100
The Sounds of Dissent: Protest Music in Taiwan Since the 1970s http://www.soas.ac.uk/taiwanstudies/events/05jul2016-the-sounds-of-dissent-protest-music-in-taiwan-since-the-1970s.html

Date: 5 July 2016 01:00pm

Finishes:5 July 2016 03:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: DLT

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Tue, 05 Jul 2016 12:00:00 +0100
Ballad of the Oppressed: Narrating the Works of Lai He through Music http://www.soas.ac.uk/taiwanstudies/events/05jul2016-ballad-of-the-oppressed-narrating-the-works-of-lai-he-through-music.html

Date: 5 July 2016 03:30pm

Finishes:5 July 2016 05:30pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: DLT

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Tue, 05 Jul 2016 14:30:00 +0100
Documentary Screening: Small Oyster Rock in Kezailiao (蚵寮漁村小搖滾) Followed by Talk ... http://www.soas.ac.uk/taiwanstudies/events/05jul2016-documentary-screening-small-oyster-rock-in-kezailiao--followed-by-talk-and-discussion-with.html

Date: 5 July 2016 06:00pm

Finishes:5 July 2016 09:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: KLT

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Tue, 05 Jul 2016 17:00:00 +0100
Documentary Film Screening of Gongliao Ni Hao Ma? http://www.soas.ac.uk/taiwanstudies/events/06jul2016-documentary-film-screening-of-gongliao-ni-hao-ma-.html

Date: 6 July 2016 09:30am

Finishes:6 July 2016 11:00am

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: DLT

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Wed, 06 Jul 2016 08:30:00 +0100
Decoding Cui Suxin’s Gongliao, How Are You?: Post-verité Documentary and Environmental ... http://www.soas.ac.uk/taiwanstudies/events/06jul2016-decoding-cui-suxins-gongliao-how-are-you-post-verit-documentary-and-environmental-activism.html

Date: 6 July 2016 11:30am

Finishes:6 July 2016 01:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: DLT

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Wed, 06 Jul 2016 10:30:00 +0100
Music as a Prophecy of Political Change: Twenty Years of Evidence from Taiwan http://www.soas.ac.uk/taiwanstudies/events/06jul2016-music-as-a-prophecy-of-political-change-twenty-years-of-evidence-from-taiwan.html

Date: 6 July 2016 02:00pm

Finishes:6 July 2016 03:45pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: DLT

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Wed, 06 Jul 2016 13:00:00 +0100
China’s One Belt, One Road Strategy: Competition, Collaboration and Convergence in the ... http://www.soas.ac.uk/cccac/events/

Date: 6 July 2016 03:00pm

Finishes:6 July 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: Khalili Lecture Theatre

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Wed, 06 Jul 2016 14:00:00 +0100
Feeling History Through Song: A Close Listening to Taiwan's 'Flowers in the Rainy Night' http://www.soas.ac.uk/taiwanstudies/events/06jul2016-feeling-history-through-song-a-close-listening-to-taiwans-flowers-in-the-rainy-night.html

Date: 6 July 2016 04:15pm

Finishes:6 July 2016 06:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: DLT

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Wed, 06 Jul 2016 15:15:00 +0100
Film Screening of Match Point, Followed by Q&A with Director Chung Chuan (鍾權) http://www.soas.ac.uk/taiwanstudies/events/06jul2016-film-screening-of-match-point-followed-by-qa-with-director-chung-chuan-.html

Date: 6 July 2016 07:00pm

Finishes:6 July 2016 10:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: KLT

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Wed, 06 Jul 2016 18:00:00 +0100
Talk on the Book No 6 Alley 7, Chingtien Street by the Author, LiangXuan 亮軒 http://www.soas.ac.uk/taiwanstudies/events/07jul2016-talk-on-the-book-no-6-alley-7-chingtien-street-by-the-author-liangxuan--.html

Date: 7 July 2016 09:00am

Finishes:7 July 2016 11:00am

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: KLT

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Thu, 07 Jul 2016 08:00:00 +0100
Music of Lo Ta Yu http://www.soas.ac.uk/taiwanstudies/events/07jul2016-music-of-lo-ta-yu.html

Date: 7 July 2016 02:15pm

Finishes:7 July 2016 04:15pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: KLT

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Thu, 07 Jul 2016 13:15:00 +0100
Those People, Those Songs: Modern Taiwanese Folk Song Revival Movement http://www.soas.ac.uk/taiwanstudies/events/07jul2016-those-people-those-songs-modern-taiwanese-folk-song-revival-movement.html

Date: 7 July 2016 02:15pm

Finishes:7 July 2016 04:15pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: KLT

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Thu, 07 Jul 2016 13:15:00 +0100
Music of Lin Sheng-hsiang http://www.soas.ac.uk/taiwanstudies/events/07jul2016-music-of-lin-sheng-hsiang.html

Date: 7 July 2016 04:30pm

Finishes:7 July 2016 06:30pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: KLT

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Thu, 07 Jul 2016 15:30:00 +0100
Book Launch - The Sinophone Cinema of Hou Hsiao-hsien: Culture, Style, Voice, and Motion http://www.soas.ac.uk/taiwanstudies/events/08jul2016-book-launch---the-sinophone-cinema-of-hou-hsiao-hsien-culture-style-voice-and-motion.html

Date: 8 July 2016 02:00pm

Finishes:8 July 2016 04:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: 116

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Fri, 08 Jul 2016 13:00:00 +0100
Two Film Screenings of (1) Affair of Three Cities and (2) Chaiwan Matchup and Q&A with ... http://www.soas.ac.uk/taiwanstudies/events/08jul2016-two-film-screenings-of-1-affair-of-three-cities-and-2-chaiwan-matchup-and-qa-with-director.html

Date: 8 July 2016 05:00pm

Finishes:8 July 2016 09:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: KLT

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Fri, 08 Jul 2016 16:00:00 +0100
Classical Indian Singing http://www.soas.ac.uk/music/summermusicschool/11jul2016-classical-indian-singing.html

Date: 11 July 2016 06:00pm

Finishes:15 July 2016 08:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room:

Discover the World of Indian Music with your Voice
Classes: 11-15 July, Mon-Fri 6-8pm]]>
Mon, 11 Jul 2016 17:00:00 +0100
Senegalese Sabar Drumming http://www.soas.ac.uk/music/summermusicschool/11jul2016-senegalese-sabar-drumming.html

Date: 11 July 2016 06:00pm

Finishes:15 July 2016 09:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room:

Learn the complex beats of Senegalese Sabar Drums
Classes: 11-15 July, Mon-Fri 6-9pm]]>
Mon, 11 Jul 2016 17:00:00 +0100
A World of Jewish Song in a Week http://www.soas.ac.uk/music/summermusicschool/11jul2016-a-world-of-jewish-song-in-a-week.html

Date: 11 July 2016 06:00pm

Finishes:15 July 2016 08:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room:

Explore a a rich repertoire of songs in Hebrew, Yiddish and Ladino - no experience necessary.
Classes: 11-15 July, Mon-Fri 6-8pm]]>
Mon, 11 Jul 2016 17:00:00 +0100
Balinese Gamelan http://www.soas.ac.uk/music/summermusicschool/11jul2016-balinese-gamelan.html

Date: 11 July 2016 07:00pm

Finishes:16 July 2016 05:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room:

A unique opportunity to learn to play the seven-tone Balinese gamelan based at SOAS.
Classes: 11-16 July, Mon-Fri 7-9pm, Sat 11am-5pm]]>
Mon, 11 Jul 2016 18:00:00 +0100
The Art of Mugham with Alim Qasimov http://www.soas.ac.uk/music/summermusicschool/12jul2016-the-art-of-mugham-with-alim-qasimov.html

Date: 12 July 2016 06:00pm

Finishes:12 July 2016 09:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room:

A unique opportunity of a one-off practical workshop with world-renowned mugham master, Alim Qasimov
Class: Tue 12 July, 6-9pm

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Tue, 12 Jul 2016 17:00:00 +0100
Hong Kong - Amber Education HKDSE Fair http://www.soas.ac.uk/international/events/13jul2016-hong-kong---amber-education-hkdse-fair-.html

Date: 13 July 2016 12:00pm

Finishes:13 July 2016 07:00pm

Venue: other

Room:

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Wed, 13 Jul 2016 11:00:00 +0100
Hong Ling: A Retrospective 洪凌回顧展 http://www.soas.ac.uk/gallery/hong-ling/

Date: 14 July 2016 10:30am

Finishes:24 September 2016 05:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: Brunei Gallery Exhibition Rooms

The Brunei Gallery is pleased to announce a retrospective by the celebrated Chinese painter Hong Ling (b.1955). 

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Thu, 14 Jul 2016 09:30:00 +0100
Hong Kong - Amber Education HKDSE Fair http://www.soas.ac.uk/international/events/14jul2016-hong-kong---amber-education-hkdse-fair-.html

Date: 14 July 2016 12:00pm

Finishes:14 July 2016 07:00pm

Venue: other

Room:

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Thu, 14 Jul 2016 11:00:00 +0100
Community Music Leadership for Peacebuilding and Social Change http://www.soas.ac.uk/music/summermusicschool/16jul2016-community-music-leadership-for-peacebuilding-and-social-change.html

Date: 16 July 2016 09:00am

Finishes:19 July 2016 09:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room:

An intensive & challenging training for musicians
Classes: 16-19 July, Sat-Tue, 9am-9pm]]>
Sat, 16 Jul 2016 08:00:00 +0100
Hong Kong - British Council Education UK Exhibition http://www.soas.ac.uk/international/events/16jul2016-hong-kong---british-council-education-uk-exhibition-.html

Date: 16 July 2016 01:00pm

Finishes:17 July 2016 07:00pm

Venue: other

Room:

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Sat, 16 Jul 2016 12:00:00 +0100
Chinese Kunqu Opera http://www.soas.ac.uk/music/summermusicschool/18jul2016-chinese-kunqu-opera.html

Date: 18 July 2016 06:00pm

Finishes:23 July 2016 06:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room:

Explore tone, word and movement in Kunqu Opera
Classes: 18-23 July, Mon/Tue & Thu/Fri 6-9pm, Sat 10am-6pm

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Mon, 18 Jul 2016 17:00:00 +0100
Dissertation Writing Workshop: Putting Pen to Paper http://www.soas.ac.uk/ltd/studyskills/workshops/20jul2016-dissertation-writing-workshop-putting-pen-to-paper.html

Date: 20 July 2016 11:00am

Finishes:20 July 2016 01:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: G3

This workshop is to provide support to taught Masters students in the writing process of their dissertations.

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Wed, 20 Jul 2016 10:00:00 +0100
The Middle East and North Africa Today: Crises, Mobilities and Paths to the Future http://www.soas.ac.uk/lmei/events/25jul2016-the-middle-east-and-north-africa-today-crises-mobilities-and-paths-to-the-future.html

Date: 25 July 2016 09:00am

Finishes:29 July 2016 05:00pm

Venue: other

Room:

Five-Day Summer School at the Instituto de Ciências Sociais in Lisbon.

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Mon, 25 Jul 2016 08:00:00 +0100
Keeping motivated during your masters dissertation http://www.soas.ac.uk/ltd/studyskills/workshops/26jul2016-keeping-motivated-during-your-masters-dissertation.html

Date: 26 July 2016 11:00am

Finishes:26 July 2016 01:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: G51

This workshop is aimed at Masters students and provides an overview of key principles involved in keeping motivated during the dissertation. It covers topics such as goal setting, attention management, task management and looking after yourself. Students will be given an opportunity to discuss motivational barriers they are experiencing and will be provided with a range of strategies for staying motivated during the ups and downs of the dissertation process.

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Tue, 26 Jul 2016 10:00:00 +0100
SOAS Centenary Graduation http://www.soas.ac.uk/centenary/centenary-events/27jul2016-soas-centenary-graduation-.html

Date: 27 July 2016 09:00am

Finishes:29 July 2016 05:00pm

Venue: Institute of Education

Room:

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Wed, 27 Jul 2016 08:00:00 +0100