Posts tagged ‘China’

Time for Asia events start a new season with an open lecture about China’s foreign policy. We are honored to have Prof. Jisheng Sun who is the current Vice President of China Foreign Affairs University (CFAU) and Secretary General of China National Association for International Studies. She has published and translated numerous books, articles and papers regarding international […]

Time for Asia is back with an event that is focused on Chinese subcultures. This upcoming Tuesday (April 11) expert on China Alex Fratila will talk about skinheads and alternative punk movements in China and present several alternative groups/bands in Beijing, their creed, lifestyle, Western influences and the impact that they have on the Chinese […]

Summer Camp in China

February 7th, 2017

Confucius Institute of Vilnius University invites students to participate in Summer Camp in China which will be held July 4-18, 2017. The camp contains Chinese language and culture lectures in Liaoning University as well as various excursions and other activities in different cities of China. Participants must be students majoring in Chinese cultural studies or […]

This September, a partnership in research was established between the Centre for Asian Studies and the Embassy of People’s Republic of China in Lithuania. On the basis of Embassy’s request, the Centre prepared a report about upcoming Lithuanian parliamentary election and how different outcome scenarios could impact Lithuania-China relationship. We hope this marks a beginning […]

Chinese language and culture club “Wu Wei” together with Confucius institute at Vilnius University and Centre for Asian Studies at Vytautas Magnus University organizes New Year’s – Wooden Goat – Eve. We invite you in order to know more about this celebration, its traditions and exceptional myths.

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Peking Opera performance

November 14th, 2014

VMU Centre for Asian Studies and Confucius Institute at Vilnius University invites everyone to witness a wonderful performance of the famous Beijing Opera at VMU Great Hall (Daukanto 28) this November 25th, 18:00. Beijing opera comes from the North-East China and it is one of the few theater’s traditions that carries the history all the […]

New partner in China

November 5th, 2014

On November 03, the agreement was signed between the VMU Faculty of Humanities and the School of Philosophy of Renmin University of China (RUC). This is the second partner university of VMU in China. Renmin University is one of the most prestigious universities in China, with a distinct focus on humanities and social sciences. The […]

Wu Wei brain battle!

November 2nd, 2014

Next week on Wednesday, November 5th, club Wu Wei invites you all to a quiz. You will be able to test your knowledge on Asia and China, of course. So take a bunch of friends, some knowledge about Asia, big smile and join us on Wednesday!

On the 8th of October, Pūkas TV aired a broadcast “Kaunas of various cultures (Įvairiakultūris Kaunas)” which was dedicated to China. In the broadcast, research fellow in the Centre for Asian studies Agnė Budriūnaitė commented about philosophy and religion in China and how they interact in daily life. Student from study program East Asian Languages and […]