Events

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Name of Event

Venue

Type

Zhuangzi Speakers: James Miller and Lincoln Rathnam IdeaPod Shanghai – The Bund House, Yan'an Dong Lu, No. 1
Strings of Life, by Shi Tiesheng
The Lost Mosques of Suzhou Speaker: Dr Alessandra Cappelletti
East Palace, West Palace Li Room at the Radisson Collection Hotel, Xing Guo Shanghai
1964 – The Greatest Year in the History of Japan, by Roy Tomizawa
Eat Drink Man Woman Li Room at the Radisson Collection Hotel, Xing Guo Shanghai
Places & Spaces: Art in Shanghai – Aurora Museum Speaker: Julie Chun 1st floor of the Aurora Building, 99 Fucheng Road
The Ups and Downs of Transformation – Zooming in on a City in Flux Speaker: Yolanda vom Hagen Sisters Bar & Restaurant, Jiashan Market (259 Jiashan Rd)
Red Sorghum, by Zhang Yimou Li Room at the Radisson Collection Hotel, Xing Guo Shanghai
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