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.

  • 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, affiliated postdoctoral researcher Dr. des. Aya HINO of the Research Training Group GRK 2833 “East Asian Futures” will hold a lecture titled “Historical analysis of epistemic debates on so-called ‘Kokusai Nihongaku’” at the Mittagsforum (lunch forum) of the Faculty of East Asian Studies at Ruhr University Bochum. For…

  • 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.…

  • Theatrical play “Das Licht” – Jun 12, 2024

    The Research Training Group GRK 2833 “East Asian Futures” co-organizes the theater event “Das Licht”, which will be held on June 12, 2024 at the Musisches Zentrum of the Ruhr University Bochum. The play adapts the sci-fi short story “Kai guang” (开光) by award-winning author Chen Qiufan 陈楸帆 and was produced by and with Clara…

  • Colloquium May 2, 2024

    The Online Colloquium of the Summer Term 2024 by the Research Training Group GRK 2833 “East Asian Futures” continues with a lecture by Asst. Prof. Subodhana WIJEYERATNE, PhD. You are cordially invited to attend. Asst. Prof. Subodhana WIJEYERATNE, PhD (Purdue University) The Sun and the Stars: Sino-Japanese Space Cooperation, 1950–2000 Thursday, May 2nd, 2024, 6:00…

  • Nora WÖLFING: Research topic presentation

    Affiliated doctoral researcher Nora WÖLFING of the Research Training Group GRK 2833 “East Asian Futures” held a presentation on her research topic with the title “Contested Temporality – How Cao Fei investigates the crossroads of Science Fiction and art by using multitemporal narration” at the “Harvard Visual China Symposium 2024: Time and Temporality in Chinese…