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The Silent Traveller: Chiang Yee in Britain 1933-55 – Blue Plaque Unveiling and Symposium in Oxford (29/6/19)

Posted: June 15th, 2019 | No Comments »

International Symposium:

‘The Silent Traveller: Chiang Yee in Britain 1933-55’

Join Da Zheng, Chiang Yee’s biographer, historian Paul French (author of Midnight in Peking),and other China experts to learn about Chiang’s eventful life. The unveiling of an Oxford Blue Plaque at Chiang Yee’s former residence will follow the symposium.

Speakers: Paul Bevan (Ashmolean Museum), Sarah Cheang (Royal College of Art), Paul French (author), Tessa Thorniley (University of Westminster), Anne Witchard (University of Westminster), Frances Wood (Formerly of the British Library), Da Zheng (Suffolk University, Boston).

More details – https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/the-silent-traveller-chiang-yee-in-britain-1933-55-tickets-58563545140

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