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Department of History

Southeast and East Asia History Seminar

The Faculty of Arts & Humanities, History Department, Southeast and East Asia History Seminar Series.

Open to the public.

Thursdays, 5-7pm, Room 563 (Main College Buildings) unless otherwise indicated.

This seminar meets on a bi-weekly basis for invited talks and student presentations, as well as for the discussion of joint readings. It alternates with the Comparative Histories of Asia Seminar convened at the Institute of Historical Research.

Convenor: Dr Andrea Janku and Dr Lars Laamann

To be added to the Southeast and East Asia History Seminar mailing list, email the seminar convenors.

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Forthcoming Events

"First Steps Toward an Industrial Society: The Emergence of Thailand's Footwear Industry in the Nineteenth and Twentieth centuries"

Thomas Richard Bruce

29 January 2015, Russell Square: College Buildings, 4429, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

"A modern postal service for China? The establishment and early history of the Chinese Post Office"

Ts'ai Wei-Ping

5 February 2015, Russell Square: College Buildings, 4429, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

"The 'modernisation' of archery in early twentieth-century China"

Zhang Lifei

26 February 2015, Russell Square: College Buildings, 4429, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Introduction of respective PhD topics

Kang Wonmook & Amy Matthewson

12 March 2015, Russell Square: College Buildings, 4429, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM