25 September 2020 | 9:50 – 14:20 h | virtual AREA Ruhr Preliminary Results Workshop

Due to the current situation this will be an online workshop. During this workshop the second cohord of the doctoral researchers in the AREA Ruhr Doctoral Programme will present their field research findings and receive feedbacks and suggestions from both their supervisors and external guests, senior lecturers and professors in order to further develop their […]

2 July 2020 | 4 – 6 pm | ONLINE Guest Lecture by Dr. Henrik Sørensen | Ruhr University Bochum

Please register with kerstin.lukner@area-ruhr.de to receive the respective Zoom link and password for the meeting. *Please notice that this event will start at 4 pm sharp* Within the ERC funded research project BuddhistRoad  we are happy to announce the following guest lecture: DUNHUANG AS SACRED SPACE: On the History and Formation of a Major Religious Site […]

26 June 2020 | 4 – 6 pm | ONLINE Guest Lecture by Prof. Tracy Miller | Vanderbilt University

Please register with kerstin.lukner@area-ruhr.deto receive the respective Zoom link and password for the meeting. *Please notice that this event will start at 4 pm sharp* Creativity, Geometry, and Generative Design in the Architecture of Medieval Chinese Buddhism The famous pagoda at Songyuesi (ca. 523 CE) is not only the earliest full-size pagoda extant in China, […]

19. Juni 2020 | Virtueller Ostasientag

Das Institut für Ostasienwissenschaften IN-EAST lädt Sie herzlich zum24. Duisburger Ostasientag ein, der in diesem Jahr zum ersten Mal virtuell stattfindet. Freitag, 19. Juni 2020 16.00 – 18.00 Uhr in einer Live-Video-Konferenz per ZOOM Die Beziehungen zwischen der EU und China  Herausforderungen – Risiken – Chancen In der zweiten Jahreshälfte 2020 wird Deutschland die EU-Ratspräsidentschaft übernehmen. Viele der ursprünglich geplanten […]

9 June 2020 | 6.30 – 8.00 pm (Tokyo time) | online lecture by An Huy Tran

Towards a Transnational Sexual Field: Male Vietnamese Migrants in Contemporary Japan Tuesday, 9th June 2020 | 6.30 – 8.00 pm  (Tokyo Time) Link to the event: https://www.dijtokyo.org/event/towards-a-transnational-sexual-field-male-vietnamese-migrants-in-contemporary-japan/ Prior registration required: geilhorn@dijtokyo.org, kottmann@dijtokyo.org For more information about An Huy Tran click here

20 May | AREA Ruhr Occasional Lecture Series

INEAST Research Forum Lecture by Anke Scherer (in cooperation with Area Ruhr) Survey the Soil, Control the Country: The role of the Manchurian Colonization Corporation (Mantaku) in Manshukoku in the 1930s and 1940s Dr. Anke Scherer is Research Fellow at the Faculty of East Asian Studies, Dept. Japanese History, Ruhr University Bochum Due to public […]

6 Nov 2019 | Rhetoric and Evidence of Leadership Aspirations in East Asia:

On behalf of Sebastian Bersick (OAW) and Werner Pascha (IN-EAST), we cordially invite you to the Research Workshop on Rhetoric and Evidence of Leadership Aspirations in East Asia: Rhetoric and Evidence of Leadership Aspirations in East Asia: Immaterial as well as material sources of leadership and implications for regional governance patterns   VenueDuisburg, Building SG, […]

8 – 10 Nov 2019 | Annual Conference of the German Association for Social Science Research on Japan

“Metropolitan Japan in Historical and Contemporary Perspective“ Annual Conference of the German Association for Social Science Research on Japan at RUB (Ruhr University Bochum) You are cordially invited to the 2019 Annual Conference of the German Association for Social Science Research on Japan (VSJF) “Metropolitan Japan in Historical and Contemporary Perspective”. The conference will take place […]

17 Oct 2019 | 只有大海知道 (Long Time No Sea)

情節: 自小由祖母養大的馬那衛(鍾家駿 飾),盼望長期在台灣工作的爸爸有天能回到蘭嶼,陪伴他的成長。學校里新來的年輕老師遊仲勳(黃尚禾 飾),一心想爭取記功嘉獎、早日調回台灣。學校報名參加了在高雄舉辦的全國原住民舞蹈大賽,仲勳自告奮勇擔任指導老師,而馬那衛也想趁機到台灣看爸爸,大家都為了夢想奮力一戰。在集訓過程中,仲勳卻發現,孩子們對代表達悟文化的丁字褲顯然排斥,不願穿著它上台表演。為了讓孩子們能順利登台演出,仲勳嘗試去理解、鼓勵他們,從文化中找回驕傲與勇氣。當他們終於踏上台灣的土地,仲勳和馬那衛心中堅守的夢想,也因為這些日子的努力漸漸有了轉變.   Plot: Raised by his grandma, Ma Na Wei has lived a frugal life on Lanyu (Orchid Island). At the Tao tribe community’s elementary school, a newly qualified teacher, Yu Zhongxun, sees the tiny island as a backward and boring place. He desperately wants to get back to his former colorful […]