2013 SOAS Taiwan Studies Summer School
Charles Chen (SOAS), Isabelle Cheng (Portsmouth), Dafydd Fell (SOAS), Simona Grano (Zurich University), Hu Yi-ju (Judge: Taichung District Court), Lara Momesso (SOAS) & Lin Ping (Chungcheng University & SOAS)
Date: 19 June 2013Time: 10:00 AM
Finishes: 21 June 2013Time: All Day
Venue: Russell Square: College BuildingsRoom: TBC
Type of Event: Summer School
The Seventh SOAS Taiwan Studies Postgraduate Summer School will take place from June 19 to 21, 2013. Lecture topics include environmental politics, Taiwanese in China, judicial politics, marriage migration, fieldwork and publishing in Taiwan Studies.

Key Lecturers:
Charles Chen (SOAS)
Isabelle Cheng (Portsmouth)
Dafydd Fell (SOAS)
Simona Grano (Zurich University)
Hu Yi-ju (Judge: Taichung District Court)
Lara Momesso (SOAS)
Lin Ping (Chungcheng University & SOAS)

Key Topics:
1. Memories of a Future Homes: Teenagers from Taiwanese Schools in China (Lin Ping)
2. " Fieldwork: Long-term Relationship with People in the Field (Lin Ping)
3. Nuclear energy in Taiwan and the Fourth Nuclear Power Station issue" (Simona Grano)
4. "Environmental governance in Taiwan" (Simona Grano)
5. Judicial independence and party politics in Taiwan (Hu Yi-ju)
6. Taiwan’s Green Party (Dafydd Fell)
7. Nuclear Referendum Issue (Charles Chen, Dafydd Fell, Simona Grano)
8. Roundtable on Publishing in Taiwan Studies (Dafydd Fell)
9. Issues in Researching marriage migration in Taiwan (Isabelle Cheng and Lara Momesso)

Research Training Seminar in Taiwan Studies:
This course is designed for students planning or currently conducting research projects in the field of Taiwan Studies. Students should prepare a short (20 minute maximum) presentation of their research project and will receive feedback from the seminar organizers. Students wishing to give presentations should email Monique Chu (mc80@soas.ac.uk) and include an abstract on their proposed research topic.

Registration:
To register, contact Monique Chu (mc80@soas.ac.uk).

Organiser: Centre of Taiwan Studies, SOAS
Contact email: Monique Chu (mc80@soas.ac.uk)