Ming Beijing

Friday 24 October 2014, 18.30
BP Lecture Theatre
£5, Members/concessions £3

Susan Naquin, Professor Emeritus of History and East Asian Studies at Princeton University and author of Peking: Temples and City Life, 1400–1900, asks if any traces of Ming dynasty Beijing can be left in today’s huge modern city. This lecture will explore China’s capital in search of those objects, buildings and sites that survive and can be seen by the intrepid, casual or armchair traveller.

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Ming Beijing

Friday 24 October 2014

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