The View from RAS Beijing: China, Technology, Community and the Future (Alan Babington-Smith and Melinda Liu)

Royal Asiatic Society Lecture Theatre 14 Stephenson Way, London, United Kingdom

        Coming from two people who've resided in China for more than two decades each, this easily could sound like a survival guide for  living and working in Beijing.  However, the key to why a society such as RASBJ has been able to survive -- and thrive -- in the challenging environment…

Book Launch Dr Joshua Ehrlich: The East India Company and the Politics of Knowledge

Royal Asiatic Society Lecture Theatre 14 Stephenson Way, London, United Kingdom

Free and open to all at 14 Stephenson Way, NW1 2HD To join online email Matty: mb@royalasiaticsociety.org   The East India Company is remembered as the world's most powerful, not to say notorious, corporation. But for many of its advocates from the 1770s to the 1850s it was also the world's most enlightened one. Joshua…