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SOAS China Institute

AC Graham Memorial Lectures

Previous Events in this series

The Zhongyong and Confucian A-theistic Religiousness

Roger T. Ames

21 February 2014, Russell Square: College Buildings, G3, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Everyone can Become a Sage:’ A Revisionist Reading of the Mencius on ‘Human Nature’ 人性

Roger T. Ames

19 February 2014, Russell Square: College Buildings, 4429, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Confucian Role Ethics: Overcoming an Asymmetry in Cultural Comparisons

Roger T. Ames

17 February 2014, Brunei Gallery, B 104, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Past and Present: A Personal Reading of Du Fu

Professor William H. Nienhauser, Jr. (University of Wisconsin)

19 April 2013, Brunei Gallery, B111, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

From Primer to Second-level Reader: David Hawkes and Du Fu, An Appreciation

Professor William H. Nienhauser, Jr. (University of Wisconsin)

17 April 2013, Russell Square: College Buildings, 4421, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Tao Qian and Lie Zi

Professor William H. Nienhauser, Jr. (University of Wisconsin)

15 April 2013, Russell Square: College Buildings, G2, 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Instruction Dialogues In The Zhuangzi: An “Anthropological” Reading

Professor Carine Defoort (University of Leuven, Belgium)

23 February 2012, Vernon Square, VG06, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Arguments In The Form Of Body-Part Trade-Offs: Their Nature And Evolution

Professor Carine Defoort (University of Leuven, Belgium)

22 February 2012, Russell Square: College Buildings, 4421, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Do The Ten Mohist Theses Represent Mozi’s Thought?

Professor Carine Defoort (University of Leuven, Belgium)

21 February 2012, Brunei Gallery, Brunei Gallery Lecture Theatre, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Ziran or Nature: In the Laozi and Contemporary Usage

Professor Liu Xiaogan (Chinese University Hong Kong)

23 February 2011, Brunei Gallery, Brunei Gallery Lecture Theatre, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Zhuangzi

Professor Liu Xiaogan (Chinese University Hong Kong)

(Open to graduate and research students only)

22 February 2011, Russell Square: College Buildings, 4421, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

A Taoistic Sense of Social Responsibility

Professor Liu Xiaogan (Chinese University Hong Kong)

21 February 2011, Vernon Square, V111, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Lecture: Heart And Mind In Ancient China, Or: A Desirable Theory

Robert H. Gassmann (Professor Emeritus, University of Zurich)

25 February 2010, Vernon Square, VG01, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Seminar: The Structure Of Argument In Mèngzǐ 1a.7: Form And Content

Robert H. Gassmann (Professor Emeritus, University of Zurich)

24 February 2010, Russell Square: College Buildings, 4418, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Lecture: The Deconstruction Of ‘Virtue’ And An Exercise In Scientific Morality

Robert H. Gassmann (Professor Emeritus, University of Zurich)

23 February 2010, Brunei Gallery, Brunei Gallery Lecture Theatre, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM