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Knowledge Notes

Fellowship: Binational Visiting Fellow Tandem Program in the History of Migration at GHI Pacific Regional Office in Berkeley. Application deadline: January 15, 2020. (Why migration on a blog about knowledge? See the Knowledge and Migration page on this site.) Reading: Martin Collins and Teasel Muir-Harmony, eds., Making the Pacific: Making Japanese-U.S. Relations: Science and Technology … Continue reading Knowledge Notes

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Call for submissions: Digital Humanities Master Class “Lexical Data, Manuscript Edition and Authority Data” – DHMC2020

Place: Moulin d’Andé (Normandie, France) Date: April 19-25, 2020Conference website for submissions: https://dhmc2020.sciencesconf.org/ The gangs are back, and they have joined forces! Lexical Data and Deutsch-Französische Digital Humanities Master Class are combining their skills…

Knowledge Notes

Call for Papers: “Entangled Pasts and Presents: Temporal Interactions and Knowledge Production in the Study of Hellenistic Central Asia.” Fourth Conference of the Hellenistic Central Asia Research Network. Proposal deadline: November 15, 2019. HT @hsozkult Call for Papers: “Indigenous Knowledges,” special issue of KULA: Knowledge Creation, Dissemination, and Preservation Studies. Proposal deadline: November 30, 2019. … Continue reading Knowledge Notes

Einander kennenlernen und verstehen, statt neue Mauern des nationalistischen Ungeistes errichten: Deutsche Woche in Italien mit Beteiligung des römischen Max Weber-Instituts

Niemand kann sich im Besitz der Wahrheit wähnen, wähnen schon, aber ob man es wirklich ist, das ist dann immer noch die Frage. Also behaupte ich, dass das Verhältnis Deutschlands zu Italien ein besonderes…

“Imperiled Destinies: The Daoist Quest for Deliverance in Medieval China”

Peking University, Department of Philosophy and Religion October 16, 2019, 7-9 pm (in Chinese) In this lecture Franciscus Verellen presents his new book Imperiled Destinies (Harvard University Asia Center 2019). Spanning eight centuries, the book examines the evolution of Daoist beliefs about human liability and redemption and procedures for rescuing an ill-starred destiny. The medieval record portrays a world engulfed by evil, where human existence was mortgaged from birth and burdened by increasing debts and obligations in this world and the next. In the […]