Allard Gives Talk in Hong Kong on the Maritime Silk Route

Posted on 12/3/2017 10:54:03 AM

Francis Allard, of the department of Anthropology, recently gave a public talk titled “Southeast China and the origins of the Maritime Silk Route” at the Hong Kong Museum of History.

The talk reviewed the archaeological and historical evidence for the participation of pre- and early imperial China in long-distance trading contacts extending from southern China and the South China Sea to the Indian Ocean and the Mediterranean.