RAS Members-Only Event: Shanghai in the 1980s

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RAS Library
Shanghai, China
Saturday, Mar 23rd (1 PM)
3/F The House of Roosevelt
27 East Zhongshan Yi Rd, near Beijing East Rd
中山东一路27号3楼罗斯福公馆,近北京东路

Book Talk: "Last Boat Out of Shanghai" by Helen Zia

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RAS Library
Shanghai, China
Sunday, Mar 24th (2 PM)
3/F The House of Roosevelt
27 East Zhongshan Yi Rd, near Beijing East Rd
中山东一路27号3楼罗斯福公馆,近北京东路

RAS Event 25 March: Stories of Things

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Private venue (Yuyuan Rd)
Shanghai, China
Monday, Mar 25th (7 PM - 9 PM)
Exact location will be provided to registered attendees prior to the event.

RAS Salon 27 March: Denton Welch – Shanghailander and Settlement Demimondaine

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Li Room at the Raddison Blu Xingguo
Shanghai, China
Wednesday, Mar 27th (7 PM)
上海市长宁区兴国路78号兴国宾馆(近华山路)
Raddison Blu Plaza Xingguo Hotel
78 Xingguo Rd, near Huashan Rd

RAS Event 30 March: Single Women Doing Creative Work in Shanghai – Caring in Times of Precarity

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Cafe Sambal
Shanghai, China
Saturday, Mar 30th (4 PM)
嘉善路259路
259 Jiashan Rd, Jiashan Market

The Royal Asiatic Society (RAS) is open to foreign passport holders with interests in Asian, and particularly Chinese studies. It provides a forum for anyone interested in China's history, culture, environment and contemporary issues, to meet and exchange ideas.

Membership of the society provides an opportunity to engage with scholars, artists and commentators working in the field of Asian studies, particularly China, and be involved with the work of an informed society devoted to sharing knowledge about China and Asia.


Membership includes free or discounted entry to all RAS events, invitations to two social events annually, a complimentary copy of the society's annual journal as well as access to the library's resources.


Membership fees are paid annually. Details of membership types and payment options are provided on the Membership Application Form, which can be obtained from the conveners of any RAS event, or online by clicking here.


For more information, please contact membership@royalasiaticsociety.org.cn