Category: Activities

In this category, announcements related to activities, such as colloquia and workshops, as well as reports on past events and individual activity may be found.

  • Review: Proposal Workshop 2024

    The DFG Research Training Group “East Asian Futures: Visions and Realisations on National, Transregional and Global Scales” hosted the Proposal Workshop of its first cohort from June 13–15, 2024 at Gerhard-Mercator-Haus in Duisburg. In the weeks leading up to this event, the doctoral researchers vigorously prepared their proposals, incorporating feedback they received from their supervisors…

  • Colloquium Jul 25, 2024

    The Online Colloquium of the Summer Term 2024 by the Research Training Group GRK 2833 “East Asian Futures” will host a lecture by Prof. Dr. Jana S. ROŠKER. You are cordially invited to attend. Prof. Dr. Jana S. ROŠKER (University of Ljubljana)From Non-Reality to Possibility: Sublating the Conceptions of the Future in St. Augustine and…

  • Colloquium Jul 5, 2024

    The Online Colloquium of the Summer Term 2024 by the Research Training Group GRK 2833 “East Asian Futures” will host a lecture by Prof. Dr. Karl GUSTAFSSON. You are cordially invited to attend. Prof. Dr. Karl GUSTAFSSON (Stockholm University) Non-traditional deterrence in East Asia Friday, July 5, 2024, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM (Central European…

  • Mercator Fellow Lecture – Jun 18, 2024

    In cooperation with the Korean Studies department of the Faculty of East Asian Studies, Ruhr University Bochum, the Research Training Group GRK 2833 “East Asian Futures” will host a lecture by Mercator Fellow Prof. Hyung-Gu LYNN, Phd (University of British Columbia) in the Bochum Korean Studies Lecture Series. The lecture is titled “Broadcasting Eating: Meanings…

  • Aya HINO: Mittagsforum

    On July 3, 2024 at 12–1 PM, postdoctoral researcher Dr. des. Aya HINO of the Research Training Group GRK 2833 “East Asian Futures” will hold a lecture titled “‘Metascience’ of Self-Knowledge and Anthropological Knowledge? A Note on Kokusai Nihongaku 国際日本学 (International/Global Japanese Studies) from a Historical Perspective” at the Mittagsforum (lunch forum) of the Faculty…

  • Colloquium Jun 27, 2024

    The Online Colloquium of the Summer Term 2024 by the Research Training Group GRK 2833 “East Asian Futures” will host a lecture by Prof. Dr. Kevin GRAY. You are cordially invited to attend. Prof. Dr. Kevin GRAY (University of Sussex) North Korean Political Economy: Historical Lineages and Future Developments Thursday, June 27, 2024, 6:00 PM…

  • Proposal Workshop – Jun 13–15, 2024

    The Research Training Group GRK 2833 “East Asian Futures” will hold its Proposal Workshop on June 13–15, 2024. The doctoral and postdoctoral researchers will present their topics, research questions and methodological approaches to a wider audience for the first time. The workshop itself will take place from Thursday, June 13, 9 AM to Friday, June…

  • Review: Diversity Workshop

    On May 21, 2024, researchers and qualifying fellows participated in the RTG-organised workshop “Discrimination, diversity and inclusiveness: awareness training for academia”, held online by Prof. Dr. Matteo GARAVOGLIA (Department of International Relations, Tsinghua University) of the academic training and consulting network ImpulsPlus. After a general introduction to different grounds and types of discrimination, participants identified…

  • Qinqin PENG: Mittagsforum

    On June 5, 2024 at 12–1 PM, affiliated postdoctoral researcher Dr. Qinqin PENG of the Research Training Group GRK 2833 “East Asian Futures” will hold a lecture titled “Decline or Revival? Narratives of ‘Change’ in Modern Chinese Buddhist Historiography” at the Mittagsforum (lunch forum) of the Faculty of East Asian Studies at Ruhr University Bochum.…