The University of Oxford China Centre is a new hub for various academic activities related to China at the University of Oxford, located on the premises of St Hugh's College in the magnificent Dickson Poon Building. By bringing together superb academics and researchers from a broad range of disciplines, the China Centre will foster innovative collaborative initiatives and ensure that Oxford's research on China produces even more substantial impact, both domestically and abroad.

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Dan, Boat People, Tanka, and Fishers: Qing and Western Perceptions of the Waterborne Chinese in the Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries

Thursday, 28 May, 17:00 - 18:30 at Lecture Theatre 1

Gary Chi-hung Luk (陸志鴻), DPhil Candidate, Faculty of Oriental Studies, University of Oxford

A History of Reading of a French Jesuit in China: Fr. François-Xavier Dentrecolles (1664-1741), His Translations, and the Formation of European Knowledge about China

Thursday, 4 June, 17:00 - 18:30 at Lecture Theatre 1

Dr. Wu Huiyi (吴蕙仪), Post-doctoral Fellow, Needham Research Institute, University of Cambridge

Book Launch: Cross-Taiwan Strait Relations in an Era of Technological Change: Security, Economic and Cultural Dimensions

Wednesday, 10 June, 16:00 - 17:00 at Syndicate Room, Old Main Building, St Antony’s College

This presentation will explore three key questions connected to the role of high-technology in cross-Strait relations which intersect with each of the themes of security, economics and culture that are the subject focus of this new book. First, to what extent has mainland China’s innovation investment in its military and industrial sectors created a meaningful … Continue reading Book Launch: Cross-Taiwan Strait Relations in an Era of Technological Change: Security, Economic and Cultural Dimensions

Digitalizing Taiwan: From Academic to Public History

Wednesday, 17 June, 13:00 - 14:30 at Lecture Theatre 1

Dr. Chang Lung-chih (張隆志), Associate Research Fellow, Institute of Taiwan History, Academia Sinica, 中央研究院臺灣研究所

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