From across Scotland, the finalists in the English Speaking Union public speaking competition for schools will gather in the Playfair Library on Wednesday 18th April to present their speeches on the topic `Why does China Matter?` This event is open to the public and you are very welcome to attend a...
Applications for the Confucius Institute Scholarships for 2012 are now being accepted - one semester, one year and a two year Masters in Teaching Chinese to Speakers of Other Languages are all on offer.
Fresh from the London Book Fair, Annie Baobei and Xu Zechen two of China’s most talked about and widely read contemporary authors will spend an evening in conversation with Alan Bissett, Glenfiddich Spirit of Scotland Writer of the Year 2011.
Join us on Thursday 29 March for an early evening lecture by Prof Stephanie Donald whose talk focuses on field research into media memories of older people in PRC pre 1949.
Try you hand at the ancient art of Chinese brush painting or calligraphy through a drop in evening class on Tuesday 08 May.