Sixth Annual ACGS Conference: Racial Orders, Racist Borders

17-18 October 2019, Amsterdam. Please click here for the provisional programme. Racial Orders, Racist Borders is the sixth annual conference Continue…

Cultured youth in China

Trento, 3-4 October, in the workshop “Chinese youth under socialism from Mao to Xi – experiences, images and literary representations”, Continue…

Hong Kong – Global Cultures of Contestation

In this summer, an earlier piece of me on the umbrella movement of 2014 in Hong Kong seems relevant again. Continue…

China Is Creative! – Rethinking Creativity in a Globalized China

Symposium, University of Amsterdam, 29-31 August 2019 (Thurs-Sat) Who is creative in China today? What does creativity mean in the Continue…

Note on a delayed return…

For almost two years I have not been using this website. This had different reasons. However, starting the new academic Continue…