2020 Events


China’s New Minority: Africans in China, Their Identities and Well-Being

Date: Friday 23 October, 11:15-12:30 Helsinki Time

On Zoom


Cultural Heritage in China: Example of the Meli Mountain

Speaker: Sonja Laukkanen, PhD candidate, University of Helsinki
Date: Friday 9 October, 10:15-11:30
On Zoom

ONLINE Helsinki Taiwanese American Film Festival
Period: 6-15 June

ONLINE Taiwanese Film Festival in Finland
Period: 9-13 May

Diplomatic Driving in the Fog of Great Power Rivalry: The Options of Third Countries between the United States and China

Speaker: Prof. Brantly Womack, University of Virginia

Date: Tuesday 10 March

Time: 10:15-11:30

Venue: Topelia Room A118, University of Helsinki


Seminar “Belt and Road Initiative in Russia and Kazakhstan”

Wednesday March 4 10:15-11:30

Venue: Unioninkatu A Room 118, University of Helsinki

Programme

10:15-10:25 Opening by Prof. Julie Yu-Wen Chen, University of Helsinki

10:25-10:45  The Belt and Road Initiative: Views from Russia (Prof. Nikolay Samoylov, St. Petersburg State University)

10:45-11:05 How is BRI Playing in Kazakhstan?  Findings from a Survey (Prof. Chris Primiano, KIMEP University, Kazakhstan)

11:05-11:30 Discussion


Introduction to Online Resources on the Asiaportal.info

Inga-Lill Blomkvist, librarian at Nordic Institute for Asian Studies (NIAS) will introduce the online resources of the AsiaPortal (www.asiaportal.info) to students and researchers in Asian studies at the University of Helsinki.

Venue: Kielikeskus, sh.206, University of Helsinki

Time: 14:15-15:30, February 20


Emily Hahn an Unconventional Women in China

Speaker: Dr Michel Beniard

Date: Friday February 14 10:00-12:00

Venue: Unioninkatu 38 A118, University of Helsinki


The Politics of Internet Countercultures in China: 2009-2019

Speaker: Prof. Chang Jiang, Ph.D., School of Journalism and Communication, Tsinghua University

Date: Tuesday 11 February 10:15-11:30

Venue: Topelia Room A118, University of Helsinki


The Song Sisters Part II

Speaker: Dr Michel Beniard

Date: Friday February 7 10:00-12:00

Venue: Unioninkatu 38 A118, University of Helsinki


The Song Sisters Part I

Speaker: Dr Michel Beniard

Date: Friday January 31 10:00-12:00

Venue: Unioninkatu 38 A118, University of Helsinki