SOAS events http://www.soas.ac.uk/news Sat, 29 Apr 2017 03:32:02 +0100 FeedCreator 1.7.2 https://www.soas.ac.uk/assets/footer_logo.png SOAS logo https://www.soas.ac.uk Who are the Manchus? The Boundaries and Identity of an “Ethnic Nationality” 谁是满族? https://www.soas.ac.uk/china-institute/events/03may2017-who-are-the-manchus--the-boundaries-and-identity-of-an-ethnic-nationality-.html  

Date: 3 May 2017 03:00pm

Finishes:3 May 2017 05:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: G3

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Wed, 03 May 2017 15:00:00 +0100
China: An innovation superpower in the making? https://www.soas.ac.uk/china-institute/events/04may2017-china-an-innovation-superpower-in-the-making--.html  

Date: 4 May 2017 03:00pm

Finishes:4 May 2017 05:00pm

Venue: Paul Webley Wing (Senate House)

Room: S113

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Thu, 04 May 2017 15:00:00 +0100
Aspects of Royal Ideology in the Buddhist Vinayas https://www.soas.ac.uk/south-asia-institute/events/asia-beyond-boundaries/09may2017-aspects-of-royal-ideology-in-the-buddhist-vinayas.html  

Date: 9 May 2017 02:00pm

Finishes:9 May 2017 05:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: B202

This literature shows a clear tendency towards appropriating the values and imaginary of the ruling and the brahmanical classes.

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Tue, 09 May 2017 14:00:00 +0100
The State of Minorities in South Asia - A panel discussion on the 2016 report published by the ... https://www.soas.ac.uk/south-asia-institute/events/10may2017-the-state-of-minorities-in-south-asia---a-panel-discussion-on-the-2016-report-published-by.html  

Date: 10 May 2017 06:00pm

Finishes:10 May 2017 07:30pm

Venue: Paul Webley Wing (Senate House)

Room: SWLT (Senate House Wolfson Lecture Theatre)

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Wed, 10 May 2017 18:00:00 +0100
Reclaiming Azaadi: Decolonising the Partitions of 1947, Before and Beyond https://www.soas.ac.uk/south-asia-institute/events/sangat-dialogue-punjab/11may2017-reclaiming-azaadi-decolonising-the-partitions-of-1947-before-and-beyond.html  

Date: 11 May 2017 06:00pm

Finishes:11 May 2017 08:00pm

Venue: Paul Webley Wing (Senate House)

Room: Senate House Alumni Lecture Theatre

An evening of spoken word and creative/critical expression

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Thu, 11 May 2017 18:00:00 +0100
Beyond Ideologies: China’s Experience in Confronting the Global Environmental Crisis https://www.soas.ac.uk/china-institute/events/the-china-debate/11may2017-beyond-ideologies-chinas-experience-in-confronting-the-global-environmental-crisis.html  

Date: 11 May 2017 06:00pm

Finishes:11 May 2017 08:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: Brunei Gallery Lecture Theatre

This year, in the annual China Debate series, speakers highlight the dilemma between choosing fast development and growth on the one hand and sustainability on the other. With Isabel Hilton (Chinadialogue), Tom Burke (E3G), Pransenjit Duara (Duke University), Shuo Li (Greenpeace, Beijing) and Jennifer Turner (China Environment Forum).

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Thu, 11 May 2017 18:00:00 +0100
An update on the UK-Korea relationship UK-ROK & UK-DPRK https://www.soas.ac.uk/koreanstudies/events/11may2017-an-update-on-the-uk-korea-relationship-uk-rok--uk-dprk.html  

Date: 11 May 2017 06:45pm

Finishes:11 May 2017 09:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: Khalili Lecture Theatre

Two British ambassadors will talk about the work of their respective Embassies, the UK’s current relations with the two Koreas, and current issues on the Peninsula.

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Thu, 11 May 2017 18:45:00 +0100
Crisis of Global Modernity: Asian Traditions and a Sustainable Future https://www.soas.ac.uk/china-institute/events/12may2017-crisis-of-global-modernity-asian-traditions-and-a-sustainable-future.html  

Date: 12 May 2017 03:00pm

Finishes:12 May 2017 05:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: Khalili Lecture Theatre

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Fri, 12 May 2017 15:00:00 +0100
The Platform Sūtra(s) and the Changing Notions of What Chan Should Be https://www.soas.ac.uk/china-institute/events/12may2017-the-platform-stras-and-the-changing-notions-of-what-chan-should-be.html  

Date: 12 May 2017 05:00pm

Finishes:12 May 2017 07:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: Khalili Lecture Theatre

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Fri, 12 May 2017 17:00:00 +0100
Korean Cinema Echos: He's On Duty https://www.soas.ac.uk/koreanstudies/events/korean-cinema-echoes/12may2017-korean-cinema-echos-hes-on-duty.html  

Date: 12 May 2017 05:15pm

Finishes:12 May 2017 08:00pm

Venue: Paul Webley Wing (Senate House)

Room: SWLT

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Fri, 12 May 2017 17:15:00 +0100
From Gandhara to Gupta https://www.soas.ac.uk/south-asia-institute/events/asia-beyond-boundaries/12may2017-from-gandhara-to-gupta-.html  

Date: 12 May 2017 05:30pm

Finishes:13 May 2017 05:45pm

Venue: other

Room: Kenneth Clark Lecture Theatre

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Fri, 12 May 2017 17:30:00 +0100
Platform Sutra of the Sixth Patriarch六祖壇經workshop https://www.soas.ac.uk/china-institute/events/13may2017-platform-sutra-of-the-sixth-patriarchworkshop-.html  

Date: 13 May 2017 09:00am

Finishes:14 May 2017 01:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: 116

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Sat, 13 May 2017 09:00:00 +0100
Thiruvalluvar Celebration Day https://www.soas.ac.uk/south-asia-institute/events/13may2017-thiruvalluvar-celebration-day.html  

Date: 13 May 2017 01:45pm

Finishes:13 May 2017 05:30pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: Brunei Gallery Suite

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Sat, 13 May 2017 13:45:00 +0100
Sport and Diplomacy: Past Reflections and Looking Toward 2020 https://www.soas.ac.uk/jrc/events/15may2017-sport-and-diplomacy-past-reflections-and-looking-toward-2020.html  

Date: 15 May 2017 05:30pm

Finishes:15 May 2017 09:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: Brunei Gallery Lecture Theatre

Japan is due to host the Rugby World Cup 2019 and the Summer Olympics, Tokyo 2020. The build up to these events provides an opportunity to reflect on the past, present and future role of sport as an opportunity for diplomacy. This symposium focuses on mega-sporting events as a public diplomatic platform, and how it creates legacies for global community.

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Mon, 15 May 2017 17:30:00 +0100
Approaches to the Study of Khmer and Cham Art: a Research Workshop with Tran Ky Phuong and ... https://www.soas.ac.uk/cseas/events/16may2017-approaches-to-the-study-of-khmer-and-cham-art-a-research-workshop-with-tran-ky-phuong-and-.html  

Date: 16 May 2017 02:00pm

Finishes:16 May 2017 05:00pm

Venue: Paul Webley Wing (Senate House)

Room: Wolfson Lecture Theatre

This workshop presents new currents of research expanding the field of scholarship on ancient Khmer and Cham art. 

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Tue, 16 May 2017 14:00:00 +0100
The U.S. - Taiwan Relations after the Trump-Xi Summit https://www.soas.ac.uk/china-institute/events/16may2017-the-us---taiwan-relations-after-the-trump-xi-summit.html  

Date: 16 May 2017 05:00pm

Finishes:16 May 2017 07:00pm

Venue: Paul Webley Wing (Senate House)

Room: Senate House Alumni Lecture Theatre (Room S110)

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Tue, 16 May 2017 17:00:00 +0100
Adventures in Future Science: Speculative Fiction in Modern Japan, 1868-1945 https://www.soas.ac.uk/jrc/events/seminar-and-events/17may2017-adventures-in-future-science-speculative-fiction-in-modern-japan-1868-1945.html  

Date: 17 May 2017 05:05pm

Finishes:17 May 2017 07:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: Khalili Lecture Theatre

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Wed, 17 May 2017 17:05:00 +0100
British or Chinese? Stories of Migration, Family and Identity https://www.soas.ac.uk/china-institute/events/23may2017-british-or-chinese-stories-of-migration-family-and-identity.html  

Date: 23 May 2017 11:00am

Finishes:27 May 2017 04:00pm

Venue:

Room: China Exchange, 32A Gerrard Street, London, W1D 6J

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Tue, 23 May 2017 11:00:00 +0100
Divided Fates: The State, Race, and Korean Immigrants’ Adaptation in Japan and the United States https://www.soas.ac.uk/jrc/events/seminar-and-events/24may2017-divided-fates-the-state-race-and-korean-immigrants-adaptation-in-japan-and-the-united-stat.html  

Date: 24 May 2017 05:05pm

Finishes:24 May 2017 07:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: Khalili Lecture Theatre

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Wed, 24 May 2017 17:05:00 +0100
Place, Time and Media in Performance Art in Indonesia https://www.soas.ac.uk/art/events/contemporary-arts-research-seminar/25may2017-place-time-and-media-in-performance-art-in-indonesia.html  

Date: 25 May 2017 05:15pm

Finishes:25 May 2017 07:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: B111

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Thu, 25 May 2017 17:15:00 +0100