Events Category: RAS Salon


Name of Event



What the West Can Learn from May Fourth – Crisis and Self-Strengthening Speakers: Maximilian Mayer & Frank Tsai Wooden Box
East Meets West – The “Discovery” of China through Maps Speaker: Vince Ungvary
Finding KUKAN – A Lost Oscar-Winning Film of China Speaker: Robin Lung
Single Women Doing Creative Work in Shanghai—Caring in Times of Precarity Speaker: Chow Yiu Fai Cafe Sambal
Denton Welch – Shanghailander and Settlement Demimondaine Speaker: Paul French Li Room at the Radisson Blu Xingguo Hotel
A History of the Jews in China Speaker: Daniel Krassenstein
Power Politics – China-Africa Relations in an Age of Uncertainty Speaker: Eric Olander
Collecting China, or Trying To – Dispatches from the Front Speaker: Roy Delbyck
Jim Thompson – Silk King
Lu Xun and Natsume Soseki – Visionaries of Modern Chinese and Japanese Literature Speaker: Damian Flanagan Cafe Sambal
China’s Private Army: Protecting the New Silk Road Speaker: Dr Alessandro Arduino
How Gentrification Shapes Historic Preservation in Urban Shanghai Speaker: Non Arkaraprasertkul
Book Talk: The Invisible Valley Speakers: Su Wei and Austin Woerner
Kunqu: a Divine Music and a Marketable Cultural Heritage Speaker: Joseph S.C. Lam Tavern at the Radisson Xingguo Hotel