Conferences Archive

  • Memory, Gender and Change in China: Symposium 11 Sept ’15

    This day long symposium is organised by WAGnet (Women and Gender in Chinese Studies network) and will take place on Friday 11th September 2015 at the Confucius Institute for Scotland. The outline programme for the day is shown at the bottom of this page or you can download the WAGNet Symposium Programme. To listen to a ... Read more
  • Chinese Language Teaching in Scotland 12 June: Free Event

    Teaching Chinese in Scotland: Pedagogy Meets the Language is a one day workshop for those involved in, training in, or interested in the teaching of Chinese. Taking place on Friday 12 June 2015 at 50 George Square, University of Edinburgh, EH8 9JY there will be a number of parallel workshops running on the day – which ... Read more
  • Cultural Globalisation Conference – May 2013

    A two day conference entitled Cultural Globalisation in Historical Perspective: Actors, Arts and Artefacts will take place at the Confucius Institute on 12-13 May. This international workshop brings together a group of renowned historians working on China, Japan, Africa, India and Latin America. Globalisation is seen as a recent modern phenomenon but in fact has a ... Read more
  • China PostGrad Network Conference – June 2012

    The China Postgraduate Network Annual Conference taking place in Edinburgh on 18 and 19 June 2012 is now fully subscribed. Supported by the British Association of Chinese Studies, the Institute of Academic Development and the Confucius Institute for Scotland the conference has proven to be very popular. Open to graduates and scholars from all disciplines whose ... Read more
  • Art in Translation: Keynote and Conference – October 2011

    A full day conference on 28 Oct with a keynote address the evening before will examine the topic of Chinese Art:Translation, Adaptation and Modalities. The conference is part sponsored by the Confucius Institute for Scotland and is organised by Art in Translation. DAY 1: The keynote address at 5.15pm on Thursday 27 October will be given ... Read more
  • BACS -priority registration open till 31 July – September 2011

    Priority delegate registration for the British Association of Chinese Studies conference being organised with the Confucius Institute for Scotland is available until Sunday 31st July. Opening on September 7th with keynote addresses from renowed Professors Wang Hui and David Derwei Wang the conference will run through till mid-afternoon on Friday September 9th. A special exhibition on ... Read more
  • BCLTS – conference programme available – June 2011

    The conference programme for BCLTS 29 Jun-01 Jul is now available to download along with cross-referenced abstracts. The conference dinner will take place on Wednesday 29 June and non-members are requested to book and pay online if they wish to attend the dinner which is charged at only £15. Read more
  • China Inside-Out – March 2010

    An innovative creative writing conference will take place in early March with options to attend some or all of the varied event programme. Organised by the Confucius Institute in conjuntion with Scottish PEN this three day event brings together Chinese women writing fiction, non-fiction and poetry in English with Scottish women writers. Opening with a keynote ... Read more