Macaology Lecture Series: The important role of Macau in the Asia-Pacific region in 16th – 19th century


Speaker:

Professor Takeshi Hamashita (School of Asia-Pacific Studies, Sun Yat-sen University, Guangzhou, China)

Date:

16 May 2012

Description:

The Macaology Lecture Series (MLS) started in 2011. Since then, many renowned scholars in Macau History, Chinese History, East-West Relations, and Maritime and Religious History have visited the Centre of Macau Studies and the Department of History at the University of Macau to share their knowledge and most recent research. The MLS aims to raise peoples’ awareness about the past history of Macau, in particular, its key role in the encounters and exchanges between the Eastern and Western cultures over the last 500 years. Its ultimate goals are to foster the development of Macau Studies and to make known to the academic, student and wider public the current research on Macau History and its local, regional and global connections.

Audience:

All are welcome

Enquiry:

Department of History
Tel: (853) 8822 8801 / 8822 8821
Email: fah.history@um.edu.mo