The Playfair Library will host this special guest lecture from Dr Jiemian Yang, President of Shanghai Association of International Relations; and Vice President, China Association of International Relations on the morning of Tuesday 13 Oct.
This talk from Prof Paul Bailey of the University of Edinburgh, will explore the nature of the early People`s Republic, and the Chinese Communist Party`s attempt to `remake` Chinese society.
A special exhibition, curated by the Confucius Institute on the history of Shanghai and the 2010 Expo.
Chinese speaking graduates are invited to register to attend this business networking event.
“How China`s Wartime Past is Changing its Present - and Future” is the title of this first talk scheduled for Wed 7 Oct from 6pm.