Podcast on rural Chinese students in South Korea, privileges and precariousness among white foreign English teachers in China

Podcast on rural Chinese students in South Korea, privileges and precariousness among white foreign English teachers in China

Dr. Shanshan Lan had an interview with Network for Research into Chinese Education Mobilities on her two recent publications: one about rural-origin Chinese students in South Korea, the other on privileges and precariousness among white English teachers in China. Listen to the podcast by clicking here.

Why Young Chinese Are Turning Their Backs on Western Brands

Why Young Chinese Are Turning Their Backs on Western Brands

Christina Kefala wrote a magazine article for Sixth Tone on January 20, 2021. The article is about young Chinese consumers and why they prefer to consume Chinese fashion items and products from local businesses and brands instead of western ones. 

How China’s New Ed-Tech Regulations Put Filipino Teachers in a Bind

Raviv Litman wrote a magazine article for Sixth Tone on August 26, 2021. The article is about the Filipino teachers who were experiencing a higher degree of job insecurity because of new education technology regulations in China. 

Panel discussion: Racialized encounters in contemporary China

Dr. Shanshan Lan participated in a panel discussion on racialized encountered in contemporary China, organized by the Oxford University Chinese-Africa Network on March 25, 2021. The other two panelists are Prof. Adams Bodomo and Dr. Roberto Castillo.

You can watch the panel discussion on Youtube:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G_XjCREJb2Y (Part one)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SZX-Xds_Tho (part two)

“Because I am a Foreigner”: White Migrants’ Navigations of the Chinese State

INVITATION FOR PUBLIC LECTURE

“Because I am a Foreigner”: White Migrants’ Navigations of the Chinese State

Prof. Pauline Leonard (University of Southampton)

 

Date and Time: 18 May, 6 pm

Venue: Zoom

 

You can view the talk on youtube

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=htlyy8mpDJw

Marriage, Migration, and Race across the Chinese-Russian Borders

Marriage, Migration, and Race across the Chinese-Russian Borders

INVITATION FOR PUBLIC LECTURE

Marriage, Migration, and Race across the Chinese-Russian Borders

Dr. Elena Barabantseva (University of Manchester)

Time: April 26, Monday at 5pm, Amsterdam time

Venue: Zoom

Watch the talk on youtuble

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2qqzIRh5WFc

A Field Theoretical Approach to Expatriate Mobilities: Ethnographic Research on Mobility in Culinary and Sexual Fields

INVITATION FOR PUBLIC LECTURE

 A Field Theoretical Approach to Expatriate Mobilities: Ethnographic Research on Mobility in Culinary and Sexual Fields

Prof. James Farrer (Sophia University, Japan)

Time: February 9, Tuesday at 11am, Amsterdam time

Venue: Zoom 

 

Watch the talk on Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I2aZbd0T8Y8

 

Precarious whiteness and circumscribed whiteness in China’s ESL industry

Dr. Shanshan Lan presented a paper “Precarious whiteness and circumscribed whiteness in China’s ESL industry” in the 20th Nordic Migration research conference & 17th ETMU online conference, organized by the University of Helsinki, 11-14 January 2021.

Online International Workshop (2-4 December 2020)

Online International Workshop (2-4 December 2020)

Racialisation and Social Boundary-Making in Times of COVID-19

Date: 2-4 December 2020

Organisers: The ChinaWhite research team

Aldina Camenisch, Willy Sier (postdocs), Ed Pulford (co-organizer), and Shanshan Lan (PI)

The shifting meanings of whiteness in China’s ESL industry

Dr. Shanshan Lan presented a paper, "The shifting meanings of whiteness in China’s ESL industry" in the Sixth Annual ACGS Conference: Racial Orders, Racist Borders, at the University of Amsterdam, October 17-18, 2019.