The Nottingham Confucius Institute

Mandarin Corner 

Admission free and all welcome.

The Mandarin Corner aims to provide a relaxed and fun learning atmosphere as well as opportunities for people who are interested in Chinese language to meet new friends, practice Chinese and develop an understanding of Chinese culture.

Workshops are led by NCI teachers covering topics such as the Chinese education system, family life and peer pressure. In addition, taster sessions on calligraphy, Peking opera, Kung Fu etc are delivered regularly along with seminars led by guest speakers on Chinese Feng Shui, antiques and contemporary movies etc.

Date and time: 18:30-20:00 Thursdays, term-time only (usually from the second week to the second from last week of autumn, spring and summer terms)

Venue: A18 CI Gallery, Si Yuan Centre

Organisers: Nottingham Confucius Institute; Nottingham CSSA (Nottingham Chinese Students and Scholars Association); China Society

Current activities

Mandarin Corner - Spring Term 2019
4th Feb Chinese music 讲座: 中国音乐
28th Feb Finding your language partners 线下语伴配对
14th March Public lecture: 'Celluloid Comrades': Thirty Years of Chinese Queer   讲座: 中国酷儿电影30年
28th March Chinese literature (tbc) 待定

Refreshments are provided.


Mandarin Corner 



Nottingham Confucius Institute

Room A23, CI Library
Si Yuan Building
Jubilee Campus
Nottingham, NG8 1BB

telephone: +44 (0)115 748 4502
fax: +44 (0)115 846 6324