China Eye Magazine

China Eye Magazine

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 42 (Summer 2014)

China Eye 42

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

CPAFFC's 60th birthday - Chris Henson joins the celebrations of the Chine People's Association for Friendship with Foreign Countries birthday in Beijing.

A treastise on tea - Rob Stallard looks past the tea leaves to the long story of tea cultivation and drinking in China.

Visit to Oundle School - Walter Fung recounts a visit to Joseph Needham's old school at Oundle which now houses SACU's archives.

Social Life of the Chinese (19th century) - Walter Fung reviews a book describing Victorian views of China by Rev. J. Doolitte

SACU and Meridian news and events - Upcoming and past society events.

Chinese Traditional Medicine Talk - Walter Fung reports on a talk by Tony Butler on TCM held in London.

China Eye Diary - Notices and events.

An index of our earlier magazine contents by subject is available on the index page.

To see the contents of the last ten years of our magazine please visit our annual index pages:


















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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