Ancient China in a Eurasian Context

Event Date: 

Friday, April 20, 2018 - 8:30pm to Saturday, April 21, 2018 - 1:30pm

Event Location: 

  • SSMS 2135
The "Ancient China in A Eurasian Context" conference was held on April 20-21. We were delighted to have the following important speakers: 
  • Prof Dame Jessica Rawson from Oxford University, a path-breaking scholar in the study of ancient China and its relations with non-Chinese cultures
  •  Prof Qingbo Duan from Northwest University, Xi’an, China, who has overseen the recent excavations of Emperor Qin's tomb complex
  •  Prof Lothar von Falkenhausen from UCLA, who has published important works on the archaeology of Bronze Age China and the archaeology of Confucius' lifetime
  •  Prof Peter S. Wells from the University of Minnesota, who was a prestigious scholar of later prehistoric Europe, especially the Bronze and Iron Ages and the Roman Period
  •  Our own distinguished Prof Barbieri-Low at UCSB, who will give a comparative paper on ancient China and India. 

Photos from the Event