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China Eye is a widely respected magazine giving an independent view of all aspects of China and is published quarterly to members of SACU. SACU has produced a magazine / newsletter for forty years.

China Eye contains Sinofile - a news digest of recent events in China, a wide range of articles, an Newsletter and information - anything with a Chinese connection.

It is the member's journal of the Society for Anglo-Chinese Understanding (SACU). To receive a copy you need to join SACU, please go to the membership page to start your application online.

To submit an article for inclusion in our magazine please see the Contribute section.

Issue 50 (Summer 2016)

China Eye 50

Memories of SACU Rosamund Wong reminiscences on her 40 years of membership of SACU and took part in an early SACU trip of China in 1977.

An Indissoluble Friendship - Brian Morgan recounts the meeting and long friendship with Chinese artist Professor Zhang Yi Fan.

On the Trail of Midnight in Peking - Tamara Treichel goes on a detective trail to uncover the background to the infamous murder of Pamela Werner in 1937.

Asa Briggs - SACU President 1985-2016 Walter Fung and Bob Benewick look back on the life of SACU's second President.

Why I visited China - Bill Gibson describes his recent experience of teaching Mathematics in Baoding, Hebei and explores why Chinese students do so well in mathematics.

Why is understanding so important? - Walter Fung, marking the 50th issue of the magazine that he has edited looks at the fundamentals of understanding China, and shows why SACU's mission is still so important today.

Reading about China 18 - Dr. Haris Livas-Dawes introduces more books she has found useful in learning about China.

My memories of the early days of SACU - Michael Sherringham has been a member of SACU for nearly 50 years, studied under Joseph Needham and visited China in 1971.

Sinofile - A regular round-up of news from China.

China Eye Diary - Notices and events.

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Contribute an article for China Eye

We welcome contributions to China Eye either by writing articles or suggesting a contact who can. Articles are welcomed on any aspect of China, especially if it contributes to Anglo-Chinese Understanding. A guidelines for contributors leaflet has been prepared and will be sent or e-mailed to anyone on request. You can also help by letting us know of any events, theatre, performances or meetings in your area, which may be of interest to SACU members. Please contact the China Eye editor and remember to include all details of dates, opening times, entry charge, location and contact numbers. You can also contribute to the production of China Eye by helping to proofread parts of the manuscript before printing. Please contact the editor using our Contact page if you can help. Thank you.

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