Chinese Contemporary Art on Show (UK): April/May 2015

It’s been a while since I did a blog post of this kind. Time to continue my series of posts … More

‘Metadocuments’ by Craig Clunas

Yesterday afternoon, I attended a lecture at the very beautiful John Rylands Library in Manchester by academic and Chinese art world … More

Culture and the State in Contemporary China

On Friday, I attended the one-day postgraduate workshop ‘Culture and the State in Contemporary China’ at the very beautiful St … More

Creating conversation…creating questions?

The past couple of weeks have been incredibly productive (largely because I’ve lost my job so can solely focus on … More

China – 16 taxi rides plus…

…two 2-hour flights, a high-speed train journey and one long bike ride. This is ultimately what it took to negotiate … More

China – “Future Internationalism”…what’s next?

As ever, in the world of Miss Rachel E. M. Marsden, she is already thinking about where to and what’s … More