Prof. HE Xi shared her research about the secret societies. She believed that the Heaven and Earth Society is properly one variety of the popular “brotherhood association” in local Chinese society and “secret” is the core element of organizing these associations. The so-called huge influence caused by Heaven and Earth Society in mid-Qing China is highly related to the narrative of the central officials and the emperor’s attitude.
|Date :||9 October 2015 (Friday)|
|Time :||4:30pm – 6:15pm|
|Venue :||Room 304, 3/F Lee Shau Kee Building, CUHK|
|Speaker :||Prof. YANG Zhenhong
Bamboo and Silk Documents Center, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences
|Enquiry :||3943 8541|
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