Republican Ladies and Women of Dashilar

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Beijing Postcards , 97 Yangmeizhu Xiejie Sat 27 Jul - Sat 28 Sep (The Fourth Saturday of every month)

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When six-year-old emperor Puyi was abdicated in 1912, change was upon Beijing. Suddenly, the old patriarchal structures of society were no longer kept in place. Newspapers, cigarette packages and movies inspired a whole new idea of what it meant to be a woman. This new tour will take place in the old Beijing neighbourhood of Dashilar - a place traditionally deemed as the 'melting pot' of Beijing society with new modern storefronts, newspaper houses, brothels and movie theatres that became important vehicles of change. To register, please click here.
Date: Sat 27 Jul - Sat 28 Sep (The Fourth Saturday of every month)
Time: 3-5.30pm
Event admission: 300RMB
Event website: http://www.bjpostcards.com
Venue name: Beijing Postcards
Contact:
Open: Midday-6pm Wed-Sun
English address: 97 Yangmeizhu Xiejie, Xicheng district
Chinese address: 西城区杨梅竹斜街97号
Event telephone: 130 1107 8680
Event email: info@bjpostcards.com
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