Lecture: More Than a Stuffed Bird Show ......
Nov 3, 2012 Saturday 19:00
1F, Associate Mission Building (Shanghai 169 Yuanmingyuan Road)
More Than a Stuffed Bird Show- The RAS Legacy in Shanghai
Speaker: Peter Hibbard
Fee: 30RMB/ Person. Free to RAM membership.
The Royal Asiatic Society (R.A.S) in Shanghai opened its first building on the site where the Rockbund Art Museum
sits today in 1874 and in the latter part of the 19th century todays Rockbund district was a thriving centre for British
social and civic life. Peter Hibbard will examine and illustrate the history, the vicissitudes and the revival of the RAS in
Shanghai in its pursuit of promoting cultural life in the city and beyond, and explore the fate of its historical collections.
Please call 21 33109985-1101 or click the botton online for reservation.
You can pay at the front desk in the museum or pay in Associate Mission building on 3rd November .... Read More
Free admission, No need for reservation.