Chinese Cultural Week: heritage and contemporary culture

November 21-24, 2016, Confucius Institute at Vilnius University cordially invites you to participate in Chinese Cultural Week’s events. Chinese Cultural Week is an annual event based on the idea of celebrating Chinese cultural traditions and  lifestyle.  Offering various activities that highlight Chinese heritage and contemporary Chinese culture in a modern way.

The schedule:

Every day of the cultural week is dedicated to a certain topic, presented by  various guests from Latvia, Lithuania and China. On this occasion Confucius insitute is expecting the visit of ambasador of China in Lithuania J.E. Wei Ruixing.

November 21, 15:00 h.  Prof. Shang Quanyu from Confucius Institute at  Latvia University’s will read a lecture „Gandhi Studies in China: An Overview of the Century-Long Saga“. The lecture will be located in the centre of Oriental studies, J. Kocalevskio hall, Universiteto st. 5.

November 22, 11:00 h. Presentation of “Chinese-Latvian, Latvian-Chinese dictionary”. The presentation will be read by the author of the dictionary – Confucius Institute at  Latvia University’s Prof. Pēteris Pildegovičs. Location: Centre of Oriental studies, J. Kocalevskio hall, Universiteto st. 5.

November 23, 18:00 h. Traditional Chinese music concert. Students choir from China and much more at Vilnius University’s Great Hall.

For more information contact the Confucius institute of Vilnius Univeristy: http://www.konfucijus.oc.vu.lt/

Author: Baltic Asia

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