THE 3RD INTERNATIONAL MARTIAL STUDIES CONFERENCE: SWORD CULTURE ACROSS THE EURASIAN CONTINENT

Organised in connection to the exhibition “Way of the Sword: Warrior Traditions in China and Italy”, the 3rd International Martial Studies Conference provides a rare opportunity for in-depth discussions on various aspects of China and Italy’s sword and martial culture. The conference is a premier international exchange platform for leading scholars of Martial Studies and practitioners of Historic Martial Arts, and will on this occasion involve the most respected experts from China and Europe (in particular, Italy), including Prof. Ma Mingda, the foremost authority in Chinese Martial Studies, Prof. Ma Lianzhen, renowned contemporary swordsmith Hu Xiaojun, Maestro Roberto Gotti, the greatest expert of Renaissance Italian martial arts and renowned collector of historic arms and books, Dr. Daniel Jaquet, a leading scholar in European martial art studies, to name only a few.

Presenters:
Institute of Chinese Martial Studies
International Guoshu Association
Italian Cultural Institute
City University of Hong Kong

Co‐organiser:
The Martial Art Museum

In Partnership with:
Consulate General of Italy in Hong Kong
Hong Kong Culture Festival

Supported by:
Tai Kwun — Centre for Heritage and Arts
Ma’s Tongbei Martial Studies
Lingnan University
Jinan University

In Association with:
Italia Mia Festival

Date: 11/12/2019 - 12/12/2019
Time: 11 Dec 2020 – 12 Dec 2020 (Fri - Sat)