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  • 21 September 2017
    5.00pm - 6.30pm
    Michael Paton

    CSC Monthly Seminar:The Dragon(s) of Sydney

    This seminar focuses on an understanding of the dragon(s) of Sydney from a southern hemisphere perspective with discussion of the ritualisation of knowledge and southern culture.

  • 25 September 2017
    8.30am - 6.00pm


    The 2017 Sydney China Business Forum themed "Capitalising on China's digital revolution" will be held at the Four Seasons Hotel, Sydney on Monday 25 September.

  • 27 September 2017
    5.00pm - 7.00pm

    Understanding the Modern Chinese Rural Society

    Please note this event will be conducted in Mandarin. Professor WANG Chunguang and Dr WANG Jing from the Chinese Academy of the Social Sciences will discuss the modernisation process and elder-care issue in Chinese rural society.

  • 4 October 2017
    12.00pm - 1.30pm
    Professor Duanfang Lu

    CSC Monthly Seminar:Exporting Infrastructure: The Origin of the Culture of Self-Sufficiency in Chinese International Construction Companies

    This talk traces the CICCs’ unique way of doing things back to the era when the Chinese government provided aid to developing countries. Based on extensive interviews and archival research, it provides an account of how the culture of self-sufficiency was first developed in politically-driven aid pr

  • 5 October 2017
    6.00pm - 7.30pm

    Hong Kong: City of Protest — Antony Dapiran

    Hong Kong is a city with a long history of civil disobedience. Following the Umbrella Revolution Beijing & the Hong Kong government have signaled a crackdown on dissent with leaders including figurehead Joshua Wong jailed for their roles in protests & pro-democracy legislators removed from office.

  • 12 October 2017
    3.15pm - 5.00pm

    How to do fieldwork in China?

    Join us to hear from inspiring speakers with decades of experience and network with like-minded attendees, to feel more confident when you start to plan, prepare and carry out your fieldwork in China.

  • 19 October 2017
    6.00pm - 7.30pm

    Sydney Asian Art Series lecture by David J. Roxburgh - Painting after the Mass-Produced Image: Art in nineteenth-century Iran

    The Sydney Asian Art Series presents leading international voices on early, modern and contemporary Asian art. Fourth in the 2017 series is a lecture by David J. Roxburgh, Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal Professor of Islamic Art History, Harvard University.