China is the traditional focus of the activities and the projects carried out by the China Association College during its fourteen years of activity. At the same time, it is also one of the most strategic focal points for the collaborative and research projects of the Asia Institute.

UNIBO Projects - Highlights

WRITE - New Forms of Calligraphy in China: A Contemporary Culture Mirror is a multi-annual project coordinated by Professor Adriana Iezzi of the University of Bologna and financed by the European Research Council (ERC), within the scope of Action 1 of Horizon 2020. WRITE intends to explore how calligraphy – a central tenet of Chinese civilization – has transformed in contemporary China, with specific interest in all fields of visual and performing arts.

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Those who are conducting or who are willing to start a research project on China, and would like to work together with the Asia Institute or to give visibility to their projects on this webpage, are kindly invited to send an email to the Contact person for China with a short description of their research project.


Prof. Antonio Fiori

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Wu Yinzhe (Tutor Asia Institute)

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