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Professor Jeong Seongjin.
Time and place: Feb. 27, 2020 12:15 PM1:15 PM, P. A. Munchs hus, Seminar room 1

Guest lecture by the famous South Korean Marxist economist, Prof. Jeong Seongjin. It is a part of East Asia Lunch Seminar lecture series.

Professor Sergei O. Kurbanov. Foto: Kurbanov
Time and place: Feb. 20, 2020 12:15 PM1:15 PM, P. A. Munchs hus, Seminar room 1

The lecture deals with the recent changes in the North Korean Constitution which both formalize the concentration of power in Supreme Leader's hands and signify North Korea's abandonment of the erstwhile army-first policy. It will also present an analysis of the recent Pyongyang TV reports.

Image may contain: Art, Tapestry, Mural, Textile, Illustration.
Time and place: Feb. 13, 2020 12:15 PM1:15 PM, P. A. Munchs hus, Seminar room 1

In Chinese Buddhist art Samantabhadra forms a sacred Trinity along with Mañjuśrī and Vairocana. This Trinity was inspired by the Huayan jing and has been a popular object of worship until present time.

Jinghao Sun is a Professor of History and Director of the Research Center for Jiangnan Regional History at Zhejiang University, and Adjunct Professor of History at East Normal University, China.
Time and place: Feb. 6, 2020 12:15 PM1:15 PM, P.A.Munchs hus, Seminar room 1

From the late-thirteenth to the mid-nineteenth century, Jining, a prefecture and a regional in southwestern Shandong, underwent immense environmental transformation due to the construction, refurbishment and maintenance of a series of water conservancy works.