The China Institute coordinates activities at SOAS, University of London that relate to the study of China. The events bring together academic staff and students with diverse interests and backgrounds.
Events are free and open to the public unless otherwise stated. Admission is on a first-come, first-served basis.
SOAS Academic Summer School offers three and five-week courses taught by SOAS' world-renowned academics in July and August 2015. Courses related to China include:
For further information contact Li-Sa Whittington at the Institute on firstname.lastname@example.org
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- A Perfect Crime
A Yi 阿乙 (author) in conversation with Xiaoning Lu (SOAS)
Through a conversation with Dr. Xiaoning Lu, Lecturer in Modern Chinese Culture and Language at SOAS, A Yi discusses his award-winning novel A Perfect Crime.
- The History and Philosophy of Zhang Zai's Qi (气) - Explicated through the New Yi (易) Study of the Song Dynasty
Dr Elizabeth Li (Senior Member, Cambridge and Associate Researcher (Honorary), The Chinese University of Hong Kong Research Centre for Chinese Philosophy and Culture)
- Postgraduate Open Evening
Representatives from departments and centres across SOAS will be available to answer your questions about postgraduate study.
- How healthy is China?