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Talk by Professor Jocelyn Chey

November 17, 2021 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Professor Chey is one of Australia’s preeminent Sinologists. In a remarkable career, she moved seamlessly back and forth between academia, the public service, and the private sector. The title of her talk is “Both sides of the wall: stories from a lifetime’s engagement with China.” She will describe studying Chinese in 1950s Sydney and her subsequent career as a prominent academic and as a senior Australian diplomat (Cultural Counsellor in Beijing 1975-8; Senior Trade Commissioner in Beijing 1985-88; and Consul-General in Hong Kong 1992-1995).

Date and Time: 7.30pm on 17 November 2021

Venue: Jamison Southern Cross Club

Gold coin donation

Bookings are essential at  acfsevent@gmail.com


November 17, 2021
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm