Looking into cinematic otherness

School of Humanities and Creative Arts, Flinders University 6.00pm – 7.30pm, Tuesday 26 May 2015 Flinders University, Victoria Square (Level 2) Looking into cinematic otherness: Italian filmmakers in China and the case of Carlo Lizzani’s La muraglia cinese / Behind…

Sydney Film Festival

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The Chinese Mayor 10am Friday 5 June: State Theatre 12.30pm Sunday 7 June: Dendy Opera Quays Cinema Though it was once the capital of Imperial China, little of Datong’s former glory remains. It’s now the most polluted city in the…

Lessons in Dissent

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Co-presented with Department of Media and Communications, the University of Sydney, and USYD HKPASS (Hong Kong Public Affairs and Social Service Society) 2.30pm – 5.00pm, 22 May 2015 S226 MECO Seminar Room, Level 2, John Woolley Building (A20) Lessons in…

National Library of Australia Fellowships

Applications for the 2016 National Library of Australia Fellowships are now open. Closing date: 17 May 2015. These Fellowships are open to Australian and international researchers and established and emerging scholars. The Fellowships support researchers to make intensive use of…

Local Governance

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Local Governance:The Roles of People’s Congresses and the People’s Political Consultative Conferences Dr Minglu Chen China Studies Centre, University of Sydney 12.00pm – 1.30pm, 15 May 2015 Room 310, Old Teachers College (A22)  University of Sydney This seminar aims to…

The Economics of Wellbeing in China

Special Issue in Social Indicators Research The Economics of Wellbeing in China Guest editors: Zhiming Cheng, The University of Wollongong, Australia Vinod Mishra, Monash University, Australia Ingrid Nielsen, Deakin University, Australia Russell Smyth, Monash University, Australia Ben Wang, Macquarie University,…

Women and Nation

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Women, nationalists & the idea of ‘woman’ before and after ‘independence’: India, Australia, China, 1920s-70s FASS & IOSARN present a one day workshop WHEN: Tuesday 2 June 2015 WHERE: UTS Building 10, Level 14, Room 201. Entrance on Jones Street…

China’s Three Dreams

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Co-presented with the Sydney Ideas and CoInEd (Comparative and International Education Network) at the Faculty of Education and Social Work , University of Sydney 4.00pm – 6.30pm, Monday 4 May 2015 Old Geology Theatre Edgeworth David Building, off Science Rd…

Asian Migration and Rooted-Transnationalism

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International Workshop Asian migration and rooted-transnationalism: When and how transnational connections matter? Organized by Monash Asia Institute, Monash University 19-20 November 2015, Monash University, Caulfield campus With the intensification of migration and cross-border communications and mobility, transnationalism has been much…