for making the Conference such a successful and enjoyable event!

I will post photographs on the website in due course,

Kind regards, Minna


Updates to the Conference Programme:

Tue 28 Aug:

Nazarena Fazzari, ‘Homophony and Numbers in Daily Rituals’ – CANCELLED PAPER

Lucie Olivová, ‘Creating Exotic Background: A Study of Cantonese Wallpapers’ – Abstract available here

Hua Wang, ‘Close to the Government, Away from Politics: The influence of Non-local Chambers of Commerce on Local Governance’ – Abstract available here

Wed 29 Aug:

Wai Tsui, ‘Imitation as Innovation: an Evaluation of Imitative Ci Poems of the Qing Dynasty’ – CANCELLED PAPER

Panel titled ‘Reconfiguring the Primordial Couple: New Elements in Visual Representations of Fuxi and Nüwa During the Early Imperial and Medieval Periods’ – Abstracts available here

Lei Duan, ‘The Prism of Violence: The Social and Cultural Life of Guns in Modern China’ – CANCELLED PAPER

Wilma Andersson, ‘Dual Audiences, Dual Narrators –  Customs, Identity and Participation in Amy Tan’s The Kitchen God’s Wife and Maxine Hong Kingston’s China Men‘ – updated title and abstract (available here)

Fri 31 Aug:

Jesse Watson, ‘Doubtful Cases in Early China’ – CANCELLED PAPER

Xiaoyang Li, ‘The Achievement of Putao Wang in Geling Yan’s The Ninth Widow’ – CANCELLED PAPER

A full programme, which has been updated to include all room information can be found here. And a new timetable, with correct room numbering can be found here.

Yubin Shen, ‘Cropscapes of Insect Flower: An Environmental History of Pyrethrum in China 1900s – 1940s’ – CANCELLED PAPER


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