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Local History for a Global Audience
Tiếng việt dưới đây
Join us for this exclusive event! Historian Tim Doling will be holding a talk on the rich history of Hue and Vietnam’s last line of emperors; the Nguyen Dynasty. In support of his new publication ‘Exploring Hue’, Mr Doling will guide us through the numerous landmarks of the former royal capital accompanied with a riveting narrative that will intrigue history enthusiasts and the general audience alike.
This event is perfect for; historians and historyphiles, culture vultures, students, scholars, the tourism industry, Hue residents, expatriates living in Hue, tourists and anyone with an interest in Hue or history.
An Evening Talk
The talk lasts for around 90 minutes and will conclude with the opportunity for audience members to ask questions to Mr Doling. Refreshments will be prepared for the end of the talk.
Please register to confirm your attendance: https://huegrittour.com/registration-explore-hue/
Mr Doling’s book ‘Exploring Hue’ will also be available for purchase at 350,000VND per copy.
We look forward to seeing you there!
Explore Hue with Tim Doling
Illustrated Talk on Hue and the Nguyen Dynasty
A unique insight into local history for a global audience
17:30, 20 Le Loi. Learning Resources Centre.
Saturday 29th September
Talk given in English. Suggested donation of 50,000VND
Register here: https://huegrittour.com/registration-explore-hue/
Co-hosted by: The History Faculty at the University of Hue and the Hue Grit Tour
With support from: Learning Resources Centre and DDC Education.
About Tim Doling
Tim Doling has spent most of his professional career in the cultural sector undertaking cultural projects in Asia, Africa and Europe for UNESCO, the British Council and Visiting Arts. Since the 1990s He has been living in Vietnam and working on various projects around South-East Asia. As well as working as a translator and cultural tourism consultant, Tim has returned to historical research and has authored multiple books on Vietnam including the Railways and Tramways of Vietnam (2012) and the history-heritage guidebooks Exploring Ho Chi Minh City (2014), North West Vietnam (2010) and North East Vietnam (2010). At the time of writing, he is currently preparing for the 2nd edition of Exploring Ho Chi Minh City and Exploring Hoi An and Danang.
Tọa đàm Khám Phá Huế và Triều Nguyễn cùng Tim Doling.