Events

Date

Name of Event

Venue

Type

India’s China Challenge, by Ananth Krishnan [IN-PERSON EVENT]
Art, Community and the Environment Speaker: Celyn Bricker Komeda Coffee, 566 Yili South Road (near Hongqiao Road)
The Chile Pepper in China – A Cultural Biography, by Brian Dott
On PET bottles, umbrellas and remote villages Speakers: Magnus Valdemarsson and Sun Haiyan RAS Library
Thousand Cranes for India – Reclaiming Plurality Amid Hatred Speaker: Pallavi Aiyar Zoom online meeting – connection link will be sent to all registered participants 24 hours before the event
Sino-US Trade Relationship – From Ginseng and Opium to Garlic and Chips [IN-PERSON EVENT] Speaker: Dr Baizhu Chen
Revisiting China’s Early Encounters with First-Wave Feminism Speaker: Quan Hong
Sunflower, directed by Zhang Yang Li Room at the Radisson Collection Hotel, Xing Guo Shanghai
The Art of Rooftop Gardening Speaker: Riki Ding Peace Place, 955 South Suzhou Lu, 4F
China’s Openness to the West Preceding the Opium War Speaker: Joanna Waley-Cohen Wooden Box
Heritage Futures in Shanghai – Discussing Authenticity and Selective Memory of a Chinese Global City Speaker: Plácido González Martínez
Private Letter Hongs in the Qing Empire Speaker: Weipin Tsai Zoom online meeting – connection link will be sent to all registered participants 24 hours before the event
1587 – A Year of No Significance, by Ray Huang [IN-PERSON + ZOOM EVENT]
Reviving Glory – Jazz & Blues à la Shanghai (Film screening, followed by Q&A with film-maker Andrew Field) Punchline Café Auditorium, Paramount Metropolis, 22/F, 1728 West Nanjing Road
Border Identity/Border Thinking – The Decolonial Perspective Speaker: Dr Noit Banai Charming (546 Yuyuan Lu, No. 5 Room 101)
RAS History Club: The Return of the Monkey King? Speaker: Julia Lovell Zoom online meeting – connection link will be sent to all registered participants 24 hours before the event
The Victorious Blood, by Hussin Alkheder
China Beyond Poverty – Rhetoric and Reality Speaker: Matthew Chitwood Zoom online meeting – connection link will be sent to all registered participants 24 hours before the event
Stories of Things Location provided on confirmation of RSVP
Yan Geling – Celestial Bath and the Journey Onward Speaker: Yan Geling Li Room at the Radisson Collection Hotel, Xing Guo Shanghai
“The Draft of History” – Museum Tour with Zhang Lifen Speaker: Zhang Lifen Location provided on confirmation of RSVP
Exterior-Interior scapes: Interpretation of 3 Architectural Photographers : Yolanda vom Hagen, Mathias Guillin and Peter Dixie
Destination Peking – Revisiting the ‘Foreign Colony’ with author Paul French Speaker: Paul French Zoom online meeting – connection link will be sent to all registered participants 24 hours before the event
RAS Book Club: Superpower Interrupted – A Chinese History of the World
Communication through Connection Speakers: Zmack team with Lilian Shen, Elva Yao, Mark Skinner, Mathieu Lovelace and Caroline Pujo My Place Ruin Bar, 3rd floor, 1788 Xinzha Rd, Jing’an District, Shanghai