2018 Conference

British Postgraduate Network for Chinese Studies

2018 Annual Conference


Hetero/Homogeneous China:

Connections, Dynamics, and Transformations


Time: 21st – 22nd, June, 2018

Venue: China Centre, University of Oxford


Confirmed Keynote Speakers:

 Dr. Maria Jaschok, University of Oxford

  Prof. Man Kit Wah, Eva, Hong Kong Baptist University

Please fill in our online form and submit your abstract (max. 250 words) by February the 22nd.

The conference website is available at BPCS Annual Conference 2018


The Organising Committee of The British Postgraduate Network for Chinese Studies is calling for abstract submissions on the theme “Hetero/Homogeneous China: Connections, Dynamics, and Transformations”.
Our annual conference will be held in China Centre at the University of Oxford, on the 21st and the 22nd of June, 2018.

We look forward to presentations about the paradoxes and integrations of different dynamics that shape China across time and space.

We will accept mostly paper presentations but also a limited number of presentations delivered through other media, such as films, music, and performance art.

We welcome papers from a wide spectrum of the Humanities and Social Sciences, including but not limited to:

– Anthropology, Sociology and Cultural Studies

– Architecture and Urban Studies/Design

– Area Studies

– Art

– Education and Pedagogy

– Environmental Studies and Geography

– Gender, Sexuality and Feminism

– History

– Journalism and Communication

– Literary Studies

– Media Studies

– Musicology

– Philosophy, Politics and Economics

– Policies and Development

– Religion Studies


Please note that we are NOT able to sponsor your VISA and TRAVEL expenses.


We deeply appreciate our sponsors:

-The British Association for Chinese Studies (BACS)

-The University of Oxford China Centre

-Asian Studies Centre, St Antony’s College

-Global China Institute