SOAS University of London

Centre of Taiwan Studies

2018 Taiwan Studies Summer School

Dr. Niki Alsford, Dr. Bi-yu Chang, Dr. Dafydd Fell, Prof. Adam Lifshey, Dr. Awi Mona (Chih-Wei Tsai), Dr. Darryl Sterk, Prof. Chia-Sui Crystal Sun, Dr. Chun-Ying Wei, Prof. Tien-Tai Wu

Date: 9 July 2018Time: 9:00 AM

Finishes: 13 July 2018Time: 6:00 PM

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings Room: KLT & DLT

Type of Event: Summer School

11th SOAS Taiwan Studies Summer School

SOAS Centre of Taiwan Studies


9 to 13 July 2018

Key themes

  • Culture and Indigenous peoples
  • Cultural diplomacy
  • Domestication and modern indigenous film
  • Gender issues and media
  • Indigenous media and cultural change
  • Indigenous higher education
  • Indigenous rights social movements
  • Legal and constitutional issues related to indigenous peoples
  • Migration history of indigenous peoples
  • Research training seminars in Taiwan studies


  • Dr. Niki Alsford (University of Central Lancashire, UK)
  • Dr. Bi-yu Chang (SOAS University of London, UK)
  • Dr. Dafydd Fell (SOAS University of London, UK)
  • Prof. Adam Lifshey (Georgetown University, USA)
  • Dr. Awi Mona (Chih-Wei Tsai) (National Dong Hwa University, Taiwan)
  • Dr. Darryl Sterk (Lingnan Univeristy, Hong Kong)
  • Prof. Chia-Sui Crystal Sun (National Dong Hwa University, Taiwan)
  • Dr. Chun-Ying Wei (Taiwan)
  • Prof. Tien-Tai Wu (National Dong Hwa University, Taiwan)





Organiser: SOAS Centre of Taiwan Studies

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