Event Yearly Archives: 2016


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Meeting China Halfway: How to Defuse the Emerging US-China Rivalry Speaker: Lyle Goldstein Associate Professor China Maritime Studies Institute U.S. Naval War College Wooden Box
Slow Still Speaker: Zhang Ruyi
Kinder than Solitude: A Novel Author: Yiyun Li , 2015
Trying Not to Try: Ancient China, Modern Science, and the Power of Spontaneity Speaker: Edward Slingerland - Professor of Asian Studies University of British Columbia Cafe Sambal
Annual General Meeting 2016 Mr Harry
Last Train Home Leader: Sandy Strand Bali Bistro
Lujiazhui Weekender Walk Leader: Spencer Dodington
Photographic Portraiture in China Speaker: Patrick Wack Art + Shanghai
Deng Xiaoping and the Transformation of China Author: Ezra F. Vogel, 2011
Mr. Ma and Son Author: Lao She
Insights into Chinese Contemporary Art: Chinese Abstract Oil Painting Speaker: Julie Chun Minsheng Art Museum
RAS Members’ Autumn Sundowner/Launch of RAS 2016 Journal
Anxious Wealth: Money and Wealth among China’s New Rich Author: John Osburg, 2013
A Critical View of the History of Chinese Photography Speaker: Jean Loh Li Room at the Radisson Blu Xingguo Hotel
The Rice Theory of Culture: China’s Two Psychological Cultures Speaker: Thomas Talhelm Tavern at the Radisson Xingguo Hotel
Imagining “America” in Communist China of the 1950s and 60s Speaker: Andrew Kuech Tavern at the Radisson Xingguo Hotel
William Mesny: The Mercenary Mandarin Speaker: David Leffman Tavern at the Radisson Xingguo Hotel
Rise of Chinese Contemporary Art – After 1976 Speaker: Julie Chun Tavern at the Radisson Xingguo Hotel
Zhu Fu, New Year’s Sacrifice, 1956 Chai Lounge at Chai Living Gallery
Lu Xun Day
RAS Monograph Launch – The Classical Gardens of Shanghai Author: Shelly Bryant SOFA, Fuzhou Lu
My Shanghai, 1942-1946 – CANCELLED Speaker: Keiko Itoh Tavern at the Radisson Xingguo Hotel
Survey of Art in China – Session 6 Speaker: Julie Chun
Deciphering Indus Script: A Mammoth in the Midday Sun Speaker: Lynn Fawcett Tavern at the Radisson Xingguo Hotel
Death Fugue Author: Sheng Keyi, English translation Shelly Bryant (2014)