Kate Cooper – History and fiction in the age of “fake news”

Event Date: 23 October 2018 Boilerhouse Theatre Royal Holloway University of London Egham, Surrey TW20 0EX Royal Holloway University of London Department of History presents: Professor Kate Cooper (RHUL) – History and fiction in the age of “fake news” Some have argued that in the age of ‘fake news’ we are losing the ability to distinguish between fact and fiction, …

Peter Hibbard – More than a Stuffed Bird Show: The RAS Legacy in Shanghai

Event Date: 23 October 2018 Royal Asiatic Society 14 Stephenson Way London NW1 2HD   The Royal Asiatic Society presents: Peter Hibbard MBE (RAS, Shanghai) – More than a Stuffed Bird Show: The RAS Legacy in Shanghai In 1857 the founding fathers of the North China Branch of the Royal Asiatic Society (NCBRAS) in Shanghai foretold that the city was …