Hear this intelligent, engaging panel discuss their perspectives on this fascinating topic from a multitude of Chinese, Western and non-mainstream angles. A Q&A session follows and audience participation is warmly welcomed. This public forum will be presented in both Mandarin Chinese and English, and has been organized by the Confucius Institute at the University of Adelaide and the Culture Office of the Provincial Government of Shandong, and is hosted by the Adelaide Festival Centre.
- PROFESSOR FU YOUDE, Shandong University, China
- PROFESSOR YAN BINGGANG, Shandong University, China
- MR. KONG XIANGLIN, direct descendant of Confucius and vice-President of the Confucius Research Institute
- PROFESSOR MOBO GAO, Director of the Confucius Institute and Chair of Chinese Studies, University of Adelaide
- ASS. PROFESSOR ROLAND BOER, University of Newcastle
- REGINALD (REG) LITTLE, former Australian diplomat and former Executive Director of the Australia-China Council.
Date: Saturday, 13 September 2014
Time: 8:50 am registration for a 9:15 am start; end 1:00 pm with scheduled break.
Location: Adelaide Festival Centre, Lyrics Room
Presented by Adelaide Festival Centre and Confucius Institute, University of Adelaide