Taiwan: The View from the South

logo_square_twsPublic Lectures: Tuesday 6 January – Friday 9 January 2015
Australian National University, Canberra


6:20pm-7:45pm Tuesday 6 January 2015
Examining the Role of the New Middle Class and the Advocacy of Civil Society in Taiwan’s Post-war Democratisation Experience
Professor Michael Hsin-Huang Hsiao, Institute of Sociology, Academia Sinica

9:00am-10:30am Wednesday 7 January 2015
Was the Qing’s Ruling Policy towards Taiwan Negativistic (1683-1875)?
Professor Huang Fu-San, Institute of Taiwan History, Academia Sinica

1:30pm-3:00pm Wednesday 7 January 2015
The Perspectives of Cross-Strait Relations: An Analytical Framework and its Implications
Professor Samuel Shiouh-Guang Wu, CDIB Partners Investment Holding Corporation

9:00am-10:30am Thursday 8 January 2015
The Rise of China or the Great Renaissance of the Chinese Nation? Implications for All of Us
Dr Francis Yi-Hua Kan, National Chengchi University, Taiwan

1:30pm-3:00pm Thursday 8 January 2015
Taiwan is not China: Aborigines, Colonial Rulers and Democratisation in the History of the Beautiful Island
Emeritus Professor Bruce Jacobs, School of Languages, Literatures, Cultures and Linguistics, Monash University

11:00-12:30pm Friday 9 January
Art, violence and memories: Retelling the story of the beautiful island
Dr Mark Harrison, School of Humanities, University of Tasmania

More information: http://ciw.anu.edu.au/events/2015/taiwanconference/