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Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies

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

14 February 2019
Visiting Scholar Professor Kayoko Takeda reviews Noboru Koyama's recently released book「戦争と図書館」

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

13 February 2019
Tiara Sahar Ataii an undergraduate from our faculty has been chosen as one of the 4 winners of an award, in recognition of her work founding Solidaritee and aiding refugee advocacy.

13 February 2019
George Rosenfel an undergraduate from our faculty has been chosen as one of the 4 winners of an award, in recognition of his work concerning human rights.

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
The Ministry of Education awarded the first ever Distinguished Taiwan Alumni Awards in October, 2018, to seven overseas alumni for their outstanding contributions in the fields of education, industry, and/or civil service. The award winners included Prof. Roel Sterckx, Joseph Needham Professor of Chinese History, Science and Civilisation.

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.

22 January 2019
Dr John Nillson-Wright and Guardian Washington Bureau Chief David Smith on Radio Ulster

18 January 2019
Monocle 'The Briefing' - North Korean General Kim Yong-chol and US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo meeting