A public lecture by Dr. Chou-seng Tou, Deputy Representative of Taipei Economic and Cultural Office (TECO) in Brussels, Belgium and Dr Tsung-ming Chen, Research fellow at the Ferdinand Verbiest, K. U. Leuven.
Active discussions of Taiwan’s domestic politics and foreign policies, including the New Southbound Policy.
A lunchtime seminar by Dr Ann Heylen, Associate Professor at the Department of Taiwan Culture, Languages and Literature, National Taiwan Normal University (NTNU).
Douglas H. Paal, Vice President for Studies, Asia Program Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, presents “Taiwan, China, and the Future of US Policy in Asia.”
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.
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.