San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
The past matters in China today as never before. This talk explores the foreign impact on the nineteenth century Chinese empire, a tale largely forgotten overseas, especially in Britain, but always close to the surface in China itself.
Speaker Professor Robert Bickers, University of Bristol, is the author of the prize-winning Empire Made Me: An Englishman Adrift in Shanghai and The Scramble for China.
University of Bristol in association with the Bristol Festival of Ideas
NB This event was previously scheduled to take place on Thursday 21 March 2013.
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MRC Integrative Epidemiology Unit
The MRC Integrative Epidemiology Unit at the University of Bristol (IEU) establishes an innovative collection of programmes and cross-cutting themes, underpinned by core research activities to fuel a step-change in causal analysis methods and their application.
Substantial investment from both the UK Medical Research Council and the University of Bristol will provide resources for staff, research support and infrastructure to execute world-leading multi-disciplinary research in a vibrant, forward-looking environment.