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Ping-cheng T'ung In Memoriam: Dr. T’ung Ping-cheng 佟秉正

T’ung Ping-cheng truly cared for people. He was sociable but not brash, had humility but was never obsequious, had certainties in his views but never sought to force them on others.  He was a lovely man, a pleasure to work with and a privilege to have known.

15th May 2020

SOAS triumphs at 2018 Chinese Bridge competition final in China

SOAS students won top prizes in the 17th Chinese Bridge Proficiency Competition UK final, held at Queen Elizabeth II Centre on 24 March.  Gareth Erskine goes on to be the First Prize winner at the 2018 International Final of the Chinese Bridge Competition.

9th October 2018

SOAS scholar awarded Research Fellowship by Leverhulme Trust

Dr Xiaoning Lu, Lecturer in the Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures and member of the Centre for Media and Film Studies at SOAS University of London, has been awarded a Research Fellowship by the Leverhulme Trust for a project on transnational film practices in China from 1949 to 1989 against the backdrop of the shifting global order.

24th April 2018