2018

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Andrew Logie against fall leaf backdrop
Time and place: Nov. 29, 2018 12:15 PM1:15 PM, PAM3
Time and place: Nov. 22, 2018 4:15 PM5:15 PM, PAM 2

The beginning of the year 2018 was marked by significant events which changed the situation on the Korean Peninsula. What's New after the summits in Panmunjeom, Singapore and Pyongyang?

The lecturer: Hyun Bang Shin
Time and place: Nov. 1, 2018 12:15 PM1:15 PM, PAM 1

Mainland China has gone through an ‘urban revolution’ that makes use of rapid, state-led urbanisation as a key means to achieve political, economic and social goals of the state.

Yale Senior Lecturer and Research Scholar Mary Evelyn Tucker.
Time and place: Oct. 18, 2018 12:15 PM1:00 PM, PAM seminarrom 1

With the growing environmental crisis in China there is a search for environmental worldviews and ecological ethics that are appropriate to the cultural context, says Yale Senior Lecturer and Research Scholar, Mary Evelyn Tucker in this lecture.

Picture of PhD candidate Qingkai Ma.
Time and place: Oct. 4, 2018 12:15 PM1:00 PM, PAM 1

The lecture is held by Zhejiang University PhD student, Qingkai Ma, and explores the indigenous discourse and practice of cultural heritage in cultural heritage sites related to Mencius (372 B.C.-289 B.C.) in Zoucheng, Shandong Province in northern China.

Time and place: Sep. 20, 2018 12:15 PM, PAM 3
Time and place: Sep. 6, 2018 12:15 PM3:00 PM, PAM Seminarrom 1

The Study of Religions, East Asian Lunch Seminar, and the Oslo Buddhist Studies Forum have the pleasure of inviting you to the lecture "Religious Marketplaces, Constellative Networking and Urbanism" by professor Dan Smyer Yü. After the lecture and discussion on Religious Marketplace, Smyer Yü will give a shorter interactive talk entitled: "An Inter-Asian Formation of Modern China since the 1200s: Climate Change, Imperial Conquests and Predicaments of Ethnic Diversity.”

Time and place: Sep. 5, 2018 2:15 PM, PAM room 4

Different from waning of regionalism in both North American and Europe after 2008 global financial crisis, regional cooperation in East Asia at different level has received a special attention.

Time and place: Aug. 30, 2018 12:15 PM2:00 PM, Stort møterom, Georg Sverdrups hus

The Chinese author, Yan Lianke, will give a speech which reveals the roots of the changes in contemporary Chinese reality and Chinese literature.

The lecture will be delivered in CHINESE and interpreted into Norwegian by Øystein Krogh Visted.

Open for all.

Time and place: Apr. 26, 2018 12:15 PM1:15 PM, P.A. Munchs hus: Seminarrom 3

This lecture by Agnese Haijima will explore Japanese approach towards nature through the phenomenon of tsubo-niwa – translated in a variety of ways: “courtyard gardens”, “small gardens in a limited space”, “pocket gardens”. Open for all.

Jens Sejrup.
Time and place: Apr. 4, 2018 1:15 PM2:15 PM, P.A.Munchs hus: Seminarrom 11

This is a seminar with Jens Sejrup. Free admission and open to all.

Time and place: Mar. 16, 2018 2:15 PM3:15 PM, P.A.Munch Seminarrom 10

This paper by Todd A. Henry (Ph.D., UCLA, 2006), an associate professor of history at the University of California-San Diego (UCSD), explores how pre-WWII histories of Japanese imperialism and militarism inflected the imagination and practice of gay desire in Asia-Pacific after 1945.

Time and place: Feb. 8, 2018 12:15 PM1:15 PM, P.A.Munch Seminarrom 5

By Bo Ærenlund Sørensen. The seminar is open for all.