11.02.2022 19:00 “Down from the Mountains” at the Teahouse Na Kopečku in Rumburk

Jan Karlach, anthropologist at the Oriental Institute of the Czech Akademy of Sciences, will introduce the region of Cold Mountains in China’s ethnically diverse southwest, where he has conducted field research for several years. At this event, the short documentary “Down from the Mountains” by Max Duncan will also be presented. It addresses the economical migration from China’s peripheral regions into cities at the coast and the phenomenon of children left behind in rural areas.

* The event is part of the project “Jump the Borders”, which is supported by the European Union from the european funds for regional development within the cooperation program Czechia – Freistaat Sachsen 2014 – 2020 in the context of the funds for small projects of Euroregion Nisa.

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