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Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies

13 March 2019
Following the Hanoi Summit Dr John Nilsson-Wright looks at what lies ahead for relations between Pyongyang and Washington.

08 March 2019
An item about the poet Antarah ibn Shaddad, from the channel's "In our time" series, which featured contributions from Prof. James Montgomery has been chosen in BBC Radio 4's "Pick of the Week" selection.

06 March 2019
'Chinese Thought: from Confucius to Cook Ding' is an engrossing history of ancient Chinese philosophy and culture from an eminent Cambridge expert.

05 March 2019
Slurp! A Social and Culinary History of Ramen - Japan's Favorite Noodle Soup

27 February 2019
The final gathering and workshop of Professor Barak Kushner's ERC Project 'The Dissolution of the Japanese Empire and the Struggle for Legitimacy in Postwar East Asia' took place on 23rd February 2019

22 February 2019
Bursaries awarded – Competing Imperialisms in Northeast Asia, 1894-1953

15 February 2019
An exciting taster day for prospective undergraduate students that offers a variety of great activities.

13 February 2019
The MOU between the two institutions was signed on Tuesday 12th February 2019

12 February 2019
Former Undergraduate Coirle Magee has published an article, 'Using the Past to Legitimise the Present: The Portrayal of Good Governance in Chinese History Textbooks', in the Journal of Current Chinese Affairs, co-written with Robert Weatherley, who supervised her undergraduate dissertation.

05 February 2019
Marina Warner selects James E. Montgomery's 'Loss Sings' (Sylph) as one of her TLS Books of the Year while Ayşegül Savaş includes it in her Year of Reading for The Millions.

04 February 2019
Brigitte Steger is member of an interdisciplinary consortium at the University of Cambridge awarded a large UKRI grant to tackle plastic waste.

30 January 2019

22 January 2019
Roel Sterckx’s monograph "Food, Sacrifice, and Sagehood in Early China" (CUP, 2011, 2015) has been released in Chinese by Zhejiang University Press.