China and Inner Asia Events
- Yenching Academy Scholarship 2021 Information Session
Dr Brent Haas (Yenching Academy of Peking University)
Candidates from SOAS interested in learning more about the Yenching Academy’s competitive, full fellowship Master’s Program in China Studies are invited to attend this information session.
Dr XU Min 徐敏 (SOAS Visiting Scholar)
- Between Tradition and Innovation: the (Re)Invention of Tragedy in Early Republican China
Dr Letizia Fusini (SOAS Post-doctoral Research Associate)
This talk will analyse ways in which tragedy (beiju 悲剧) was received and reinterpreted in May Fourth China, where it was hailed as a 'progressive' ;modern' and 'civilised' literary genre.