Posts tagged with ‘Taiwan Studies Programme’

Audiometry and environmental noise control in postwar Taiwan

A lunchtime seminar by Dr Jennifer Hsieh, Department of Anthropology, Stanford University.

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Taiwan Pride: Our Fight For Marriage Equality

A lecture discussing the history of advocacy work for same-sex marriage in Taiwan over the past 60 years and the current status of legislation in this area.

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The Asian spotlight on the history of the Dutch United East India Company (VOC)

A lunchtime seminar by Dr Ann Heylen, Associate Professor at the Department of Taiwan Culture, Languages and Literature, National Taiwan Normal University (NTNU).

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Film screening: Brothers Wang and Liu tour Taiwan

As part of a UK and European film tour on Taiwan’s Lost Commercial Cinema: Recovered and Restored, the University of Nottingham’s Taiwan Studies Programme in association with King’s College London, Ministry of Culture, Taiwan, Taiwan Film Institute and the Broadway Cinema is pleased to jointly host a film on Friday 20 October 2017.

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Facing the mainland: how Taiwan asserts herself in the international community

The Taiwan Studies Programme is delighted to host Ambassador Shen, former Representative (Ambassador) of the Republic of China (Taiwan) to the United States for a lecture on Taiwan’s place in the international community.

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Mobility in 17th century Formosa: Maps and digital humanities

The Taiwan Studies Programme (TSP) is delighted a to announce a lunch time Seminar by Dr Ann Heylen, Associate Professor at the Department of Taiwan Culture, Languages and Literature, National Taiwan Normal University (NTNU).

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Song of the Reed – screening and discussion

The Taiwan Studies Programme and Institute of Asia and Pacific Studies present a screening of the documentary Song of the Reed, followed by a roundtable discussion. Song of the Reed is a Taiwanese documentary produced by the Taipei Women’s Rescue Foundation and directed by Wu Hsiu-Ching, chronicling the later years of Taiwanese women who were forced into sexual slavery during World War II.

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The third democratic regime change of Taiwan in 2016: context, significance and assessment

The Taiwan Studies Programme is delighted to announce that Hsin-Huang Michael Hsiao, Distinguished Research Fellow at the Institute of Sociology, Academia Sinica, will be presenting the first of the 2016/17 series of Taiwan Studies lectures on “The third democratic regime change of Taiwan in 2016: context, significance and assessment”.

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The 2016 presidential election in Taiwan: new wine in a new bottle?

The Taiwan Studies Programme is delighted to announce that Professor Jason Hu, of the Want Want Group and former Mayor of Taichung, will present the Taiwan Studies Programme Lecture on ‘The 2016 Presidential Election in Taiwan: New Wine in A New Bottle?’.

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Local politics and the rise of China: lessons from the Kinmen (Quemoy)

Michael Szonyi, Professor of Chinese History at Harvard University, will speak on the topic of ‘Local politics and the rise of China: lessons from the Kinmen (Quemoy)’.

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