Events

What events are we planning?

The detailed overview of the forthcoming workshops and conferences are as follows.

BOOK TALK: CHINA’S HIGH-TECH PENAL COLONY BY DARREN BYLER

BOOK TALK BOOK TALK: CHINA’S HIGH-TECH PENAL COLONY By DARREN BYLER Date & Time 15.12. 2021, 5 PM CET Location Trainee Centre Online: https://cesnet.zoom.us/j/92472265917 Abstract A cruel and high-tech form of colonization has been unfolding over the past decade in China’s vast northwestern region of Xinjiang, where as many as a million and a half Uyghurs, Kazakhs and Hui have vanished into high-security camps and associated factories. It is the largest internment of a religious…

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YIMIN SHIBIAN AND ITS LEGACIES: CONTRADICTORY RELOCATION ALONG THE TIBETAN by ROBERT BARNETT

GUEST LECTURE YIMIN SHIBIAN AND ITS LEGACIES: CONTRADICTORY RELOCATION ALONG THE TIBETAN BORDERS by ROBERT BARNETT Date & Time 07.12. 2021, 4 PM CET Location Trainee Centre Online: https://cesnet.zoom.us/j/93031561358 Abstract Rulers of China have used demographic relocation as a policy tool for several centuries, sometimes for economic or social reasons and sometimes for military or defensive purposes, as in the case of the bingtuan. Currently, most relocation in China is associated, at least rhetorically, with…

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HORIZONTAL HAPPENINGS: PERFORMING SLEEP IN CONTEMPORARY CHINA by Ros Holmes

GUEST LECTURE HORIZONTAL HAPPENINGS: PERFORMING SLEEP IN CONTEMPORARY CHINA by ROS HOLMES Date & Time 03.12. 2021, 11:15 AM, CET Location Trainee Centre Online: https://cesnet.zoom.us/j/96305065411 Abstract Amid revelations centred on ‘007’ bosses (who work from midday to midnight, seven days a week) and the ‘996’ system – (staff working from 9am to 9pm six days a week) the vision of China as a sleepless (and highly productive) society continues to gain symbolic currency. If speed,…

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What event have we held?

The detailed overview of the past workshops and conferences are as follows.

MATEJ ŠIMALČÍK – VIZUALIZATION OF DATA FROM SURVEYS

GUEST LECTURE MATEJ ŠIMALČÍK VIZUALIZATION OF DATA FROM SURVEYS Date & Time 7. 6. 2021, 17:00 CEST Location ONLINE LECTURE VIA ZOOM Abstract The workshop is aimed at researchers participating in Sinofon’s survey project in East Asia.Drawing on experience from the survey project conducted in Europe in the fall of…

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