University Peace Days 1: Rising Asia - China
|Waar:||Marie Loke Room (Harmony Building)|
The University Peace Days are a yearly event, organized by the University of Groningen and several student- and study organisations (Clio, SIB, Vintres, Ubbo Emmius), about the theme peace and war. This year’s subject concerns the struggles and relations within East-Asia and more specifically China and Japan. The first evening will concern China, the second evening will concern Japan.
On the first night (Thursday 11 September), drs. Garrie van Pinxteren (Journalist NOS News and lecturer in Journalism at the University of Groningen) and dr. Florian Schneider (lecturer of social science courses on Modern China at Leiden University) will discuss the internal as well as the external struggles and relations of China. Dr. Garrie van Pinxteren will also fulfill the role of moderator during this evening.