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.
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- Politics in the era of Xi Jinping: breaking new ground or sticking to consultative Leninism?
Professor Steve Tsang, Head of the School of Contemporary Chinese Studies, University of Nottingham
- How Anti-mercantile were Early China’s Masters of Philosophy?
Professor Roel Sterckx (Joseph Needham Professor of Chinese History, Science and Civilization University of Cambridge)
- China in Africa Workshop
Chair: Carlos Oya
The two day workshop will bring together senior scholars from the UK, China, Africa and the US to discuss issues around investments and economic opportunity by Chinese companies in Africa.
- China in Africa: Keynote Lecture
Dr Deborah Brautigan
As part of the China in Africa workshop, this lecture will be given by a leading expert on the topic of China in Africa.
- State Power and the Confucian Classics: The Mengzi jiewen 孟子節文 and Truth Management under the First Ming Emperor
Professor Bernhard Fuehrer (SOAS)
- Title TBC
Professor Yomi Braester, University of Washington