16 May 2012 to 18 May 2012

2012 CSC Annual Workshop

The China Studies Centre warmly invites you to partake in the 2012 CSC Annual Workshop from the 16-18 May 2012.

The academic organizers are Associate Professor Alison Betts and Dr Peter Jia. The workshop participants will bring together a group of top academics from Australia, China and Europe, specializing in Chinese Central Asia. The schedule for the 3 day workshop can be found here.

Presented papers will focus on two themes: the first two days will consider the topic of Connections between China and the West: Bronze and Iron Ages and the last day's feature will be Connections between China and the West: Later Periods.

The final chaired discussion will look to the future establishment of new research collaborations and questions of heritage management.

The keynote speech, Challenges in Afghan Heritage Management: War and Post-war Development will be given by Dr Abdul Wasey Feroozi, former Director General of the National Institute of Archaeology of Afghanistan.

These sessions are all open to CSC members, students and the public. For lectures given in Chinese language (see schedule), a limited supply of headsets for simultaneous translation services will be provided to the audience, subject to availability.

Location: Nursing Lecture Theatre BG.01 (Bldg B Grnd Lvl),the University of Sydney

Cost: Free

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