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Women Writers in Postsocialist China

Women Writers in Postsocialist China

Written by Kamila Hladíková Schaffer, Kay and Song, Xianlin. Women Writers in Postsocialist China. London, New York: Routledge, 2014. 191 pp.; ISBN: 9780415682749; 155 USD (hardback) Since the early 1980s, when the first works of feminized writings by Chinese women writers started to appear in the post-Cultural Revolution PRC, this kind of...

Martin Lavicka29 Sep 2014Leave a comment

Reading the “Masters”: Contexts, Textual Structures, and Hermeneutic Strategies, September 2014: Photo Gallery

Reading the “Masters”: Contexts, Textual Structures, and Hermeneutic Strategies, September 2014: Photo Gallery

Below please find some of the pictures taken during the Conference Reading the “Masters”: Contexts, Textual Structures, and Hermeneutic Strategies. Many interesting scholars attended this conference, among them: Attilio Andreini, Ca’Foscari University, Italy Scott Cook, Yale-NUS College, Singapore Carine Defoort, KU Leuven,...

Martin Lavicka26 Sep 2014Leave a comment

Workshop: Approaching and Studying Chinese Art - My Own Experience

Workshop: Approaching and Studying Chinese Art – My Own Experience

Approaching and Studying Chinese Art – My Own Experience (接觸和學習中國美術—我的個人經歷) Dates: Friday September 26, 2014 (14:30–16:30) Venue: Corpus Christi Chapel, Art Centre, Faculty of Arts, Univerzitní 3, Olomouc Languages: Chinese & English Registration fee: free of charge Organizer: EU project CHINET, reg....

Martin Lavicka17 Sep 2014Leave a comment

Intensive Course on Neo-Confucian Philosophy

Intensive Course on Neo-Confucian Philosophy

Lecturer: Ping-tzu Chu Dates: September 15-17, September 22-24 (Monday to Wednesday 10:50-12:25 and 14:10-15:45) Organizers: Center for Chinese Studies, Masaryk University, Brno & EU project CHINET, reg. no.: CZ.1.07/2.3.00/20.0152, Department of Asian Studeis, Palacký University Olomouc, Czech Republic Course venue: Faculty of Arts, Masaryk...

Martin Lavicka11 Sep 20142 comments

Facing the Monarch: Modes of Advice in the Early Chinese Court

Facing the Monarch: Modes of Advice in the Early Chinese Court

Written by Oliver Weingarten Olberding, Garret P.S., ed. Facing the Monarch: Modes of Advice in the Early Chinese Court. Harvard East Asian Monograph 359. Cambridge, MA, and London: Harvard University Press, 2013. viii, 290 pp. ISBN: 978-0674726710. In both imperial and pre-imperial China, where other means of political consultation were generally...

Martin Lavicka14 Aug 2014Leave a comment

Idle Talk: Gossip and Anecdote in Traditional China

Idle Talk: Gossip and Anecdote in Traditional China

Written by Oliver Weingarten Jack W. Chen and David Schaberg, ed., Idle Talk: Gossip and Anecdote in Traditional China. Berkeley, Los Angeles and London: University of California Press, 2014. ISBN: 978-1-938169-09-0. $39.95. Gossip and anecdote affect and reflect social life in crucial yet ambiguous ways. Gossip fosters a sense of identity in...

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Reading the “Masters”: Contexts, Textual Structures, and Hermeneutic Strategies

Reading the “Masters”: Contexts, Textual Structures, and Hermeneutic Strategies

Organizer: Center for Chinese Studies, Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic & Department of Asian Studies, Palacký University Olomouc, EU project CHINET, reg. no.: CZ.1.07/2.3.00/20.0152 Conference dates: 5th–6th September 2014 Conference venue: Faculty of Medicine, Masaryk University, Komenského náměstí 2, Brno, Czech...

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East Asian Ecocriticisms: A Critical Reader

East Asian Ecocriticisms: A Critical Reader

Written by Pavlína Krámská East Asian Ecocriticisms: A Critical Reader.Simon C. Estok and Won-Chung Kim (ed.). Palgrave Macmillan, New York: 2013. The ongoing academic discussion on literary ecocriticism undoubtedly lacks enough texts that map the trends in East Asia. Because environmental issues in this region have kept growing in importance...

Martin Lavicka03 Aug 2014Leave a comment

Summer School on Modern China, July 2014: Photo Gallery

Summer School on Modern China, July 2014: Photo Gallery

Below please find some of the pictures taken during the Summer School on Modern China, titled China and Its Neighbours: Threats and Opportunities, which took place between July 7-11, 2014 at Palacký University Olomouc. Honoured guests Prof. Julie Chen, Prof. Nikolay Samoylov, Prof. San-yi Yang and Dr. Enze Han introduced interesting...

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