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Institute of Asian and Oriental Studies

Lectures 2024

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  • Mastering Meaning: Self-Exegesis in Medieval Chinese Poetic Writings

    Prof. Dr. Xiaofei Tian (Harvard University)

  • The «Great Muslim Invasion of Assam». Anti-Migrant/Muslim Politics and its Resistance in Colonial Assam, c.1920s-1947

    Dr. Layli Uddin (Queen Mary University of London)

  • The afterlife of repatriation. Heritage and violence in Hindu nationalist India

    Dr. Vera Lazzaretti (Centre for Research in Anthropology, Lisbon)

  • Balancing Humanitarian Needs and Political Objectives: Understanding Japan's Immigration Policy

    Prof. Sayaka Osanami-Törngren (Malmö University)

  • On the formation and self-representation of Buddhist monastic orders (nikāya) in ancient South Asia

    Prof. Dr. Vincent Tournier

  • The first Zurich Lectures in East Asian History: Double Lecture

    Prof. Sharalyn Orbaugh

    Prof. Joshua Mostow

  • “I've improved career prospects, but I've encountered challenges in terms of intimacy”: When Taiwanese migrants are confronted with gender issues in Japan

    Dr. Amélie Keyser-Verreault

  • From ethnonationalism to neoliberal nationalism and neoliberal humanitarianism: the logics of post-war migration and refugee policies in Japan

    Prof. Gracia Liu-Farrer (Waseda University)

  • Confucianism and Cultures of Debate in China and Korea

    Prof. Dr. Heiner Roetz, Prof. Dr. Marion Eggert (Ruhr-Universität Bochum)