Event Yearly Archives: 2017

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Culinary Culture in Ancient Chinese Society Speaker: Rachel Tan RAS Library
Lotus by Lijia Zhang Discussion Leader: John van Fleet RAS Library
China’s Political Model: Political Meritocracy, Democracy, or Both? Speaker: Daniel Bell, Professor of Philosophy Tsinghua University & Schwarzman College, Dean of the School of Political Science & Public Administration Shandong University Cafe Sambal
CURRENT CONVERSATIONS: The Human Approach to Journalism Panelists: Rob Schmitz and Sylvie Levey Location provided on confirmation of RSVP
A BITTER REVOLUTION: CHINA’S STRUGGLE WITH THE MODERN WORLD Discussion Leader: Raymond Kolter RAS Library
China’s Hidden Children – A Visit to Shanghai Healing Home Orphanage Convener: Knut K. Wimberger Shanghai Healing Home
MEMBERS HOLIDAY PARTY & ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING RAS Library
LENIN’S KISSES BY YAN LIANKE Discussion Leader: Tom Yamamoto RAS Library
From the RAS Museum to the Rockbund Art Museum Speaker: Art Historian Julie Chun Rockbund Art Museum
Buddha on the Road Speaker: Tracy Willard RAS Library
CHINA’S HIDDEN CHILDREN: ABANDONMENT, ADOPTION, AND THE HUMAN COSTS OF THE ONE-CHILD POLICY Discussion Leader: Dagmar Borchard RAS Library
Out of China: How the Chinese Ended the Era of Western Domination Speaker: Robert Bickers Cafe Sambal
A DICTIONARY OF MAQIAO Discussion Leader: Dagmar Borchard RAS Library
A Walk on the Wild Side Speaker: Artist Hu Renyi with “interrogations” by Art Historian Julie Chun SNAP (Shanghai New York Art Platform)
Brief History of Music in Ancient China Convener: Furkan Erdogan RAS Library
STREET OF ETERNAL HAPPINESS: BIG CITY DREAMS ALONG A SHANGHAI ROAD Discussion Leader: Connor Bralla RAS Library
Planning Discussion & No-Host Dinner Convener: Furkan Erdogan The Press
Royal Asiatic Society Shanghai in China Library Grand Re-Opening
China’s Great Gamble: Neo-Mercantilism in One Belt One Road and its Global Consequences Speakers: Zhang Junhua and Maximilian Mayer Wooden Box
Alive in a Sea of Red Speaker: Liu Heung Shing Li Room at the Radisson Blu Xingguo Hotel
Everything Under the Heavens: How the Past Helps Shape China’s Push for Global Power Discussion Leader: Raymond Kolter
List of Books for Sep 2017 till Jan 2018
WINNING HEARTS AND MINDS: SOVIET PROPAGANDA IN CHINA IN THE COLD WAR Guest: Alsu Tagirova Wooden Box
CHINA AND AFRICA: PAST HISTORY AND CURRENT PROSPECTS Guests: David H. Shinn and Joshua Eisenman The House of Roosevelt
RAS Chinese History Club Convener: Furkan Erdogan Organic Kitchen