Alverdens Nomader - Dansk Nomadeforskning gennem 120 år

03. april 2018 kl. 19:00

Det Kongelige Danske Geografiske Selskab inviterer til åbent foredrag med seniorforsker Ida Nicolaisen. Læs mere

Workshop: The Housing of Technology in Art

23. marts 2018 kl. 9:00

The workshop aims to explore the intersections and tensions between art and technology in the early modern era. Læs mere

The Nomos of World Literature

21. marts 2018 kl. 10:30

Public lecture by Prof. Aamir Mufti, University of California, Los Angeles.
Note: location change to meeting room 4th floor. Læs mere

Japan’s Gay Empire: Wartime Militarism and Sex Tourism on the Korean Peninsula

19. marts 2018 kl. 18:00

Talk by Dr. Todd A. Henry (UCSD), Associate Professor, Modern Korean/East Asian History, Director, Program in Transnational Korean Studies Læs mere

Film screening of 'My Father's House' and Q&A with filmmaker Zhao Dayong

16. marts 2018 kl. 15:00

ThinkChina presents the Chinese filmmaker, Zhao Dayong, who will be screening the movie "My Fathers House", which offers a rare glimpse into an immigrant African community in China.  Læs mere

Beastly Identification: separating out innocent from murderous big cats in South Asia

14. marts 2018 kl. 10:00

Public talk by Nayanika Mathur, Associate Professor in the Anthropology of South Asia, University of Oxford. Emerging Worlds Series organized by Centre of Global South Asian Studies. Læs mere

ChinaTalk: China and the Re-Centering of Asia

08. marts 2018 kl. 15:00

ThinkChina and the Department of Political Science are pleased to invite you to a ChinaTalk with Professor Brantly Womack, University of Virginia. Læs mere

ChinaTalk: The Silk Road Trap - How China Damages Europe's Position in the Global Order

07. marts 2018 kl. 15:00

ThinkChina and Centre for Military Studies at University of Copenhagen invite you to a ChinaTalk by Jonathan Holslag, on the Belt and Road Initiative and its consequenses for Europe's position in the global order. Læs mere

Asymmetric Parity and the Allison Trap

06. marts 2018 kl. 15:00

Guest lecture with professor Brantly Womack, University of Virginia on the asymmetric rivalry of the U.S. and China, and his concept of the "Allison Trap". Læs mere

Surveilled, re-educated and assimilated on the New Silk Road. China’s continued Muslim Challenge in Xinjiang

02. marts 2018 kl. 10:15

Public talk by Ildikó Bellér-Hann and Rune Steenberg. The talk will provide an insight into the current state of affairs in Xinjiang against a historical backdrop and address the extreme difficulties faced by local people in everyday life. Læs mere

The New Geopolitics of Gas

28. februar 2018 kl. 13:30

Guest lecture by Dr Agnia Grigas. In her critically acclaimed book The New Geopolitics of Natural Gas, Dr Grigas argues that we are in the midst of an energy revolution. How does this new reality influence the strategic relations amongst the US, the EU, Russia and China? Læs mere

Energy- and Geopolitics in China and USA

27. februar 2018 kl. 16:00

Public lecture by Professor Jørgen Ørstrøm Møller organized by ThinkChina, the Danish Foreign Policy Society and the Centre for Military Studies. Læs mere

From Logogram to Phonogram: A Sumero-Japanese Comparison

23. februar 2018 kl. 15:15

Public guest lecture by Dr. Fumi Karahashi from Ancient Oriental Studies, Chuo University, Tokyo. Læs mere

Japan Alumni and Researcher Assembly 2018

23. februar 2018 kl. 13:30

The assembly aims to promote networking within the Japan-related research communities in Denmark, and to provide a forum for Danish and Japanese researchers, business people and students to meet, discuss new ideas, and to promote Japan-related research and student scholarships. Læs mere

How India Became Democratic

23. februar 2018 kl. 11:00

Public talk by Dr Ornit Shani, Senior Lecturer at the Department of Asian Studies, University of Haifa. Emerging Worlds Series organized by Centre of Global South Asian Studies (time changed to 11:00) Læs mere

Fake News/Bullshit in Time and Space

16. februar 2018 kl. 13:00

Seminar addressing themes of ‘fake news’ and ‘bullshit’ from a range of different disciplinary angles, as well as cultural and regional-historical perspectives Læs mere

Death in the Philippines: corruption, drugs and contraception

08. februar 2018 kl. 12:30

Asia brown bag talk by Steffen Jensen, DIGNITY and Dept. of Culture and Global Studies, Aalborg University and Astrid Krabbe Trolle, Dept. of Cross-Cultural and Regional Studies, UCPH Læs mere

India's Role in Asia-Pacific and the World

06. februar 2018 kl. 11

Centre of Global South Asian Studies and Dept of Cross-Cultural and Regional Studies are pleased to invite you to a talk by Mr. Ajit Gupte, Ambassador of India to Denmark. Læs mere

Comparative perspectives on the transformation of religious space in China

31. januar 2018 kl. 14:00

Public event with professor Fan Lizhu and Chen Na of Fudan University, who will each be giving a lecture on the transformation of religious space in China. Læs mere

Asia brown bag talk: Lai Sze Tso

30. januar 2018 kl. 12:30

Lai Sze Tso, Global Health and Medical Humanities Initiative, MIT on "Using innovative technologies to improve personal and community health--China as a case-study for sharing medical knowledge and access between interactions between patients, healthcare professionals, and community-based organizations" Læs mere

China in International Economic Law: New Horizons

19. januar 2018 kl. 11:00

This seminar is a highly focused, open seminar with top international experts, commenting on most recent developments regarding China in international economic law. Læs mere

International Conference "China in International Economic Dispute Resolution"

17. januar 2018

The major international conference will gather globally renowned academics and practitioners to offer in-depth analyses of China’s contemporary policies and involvement in trade, investment, commercial and energy disputes. Læs mere

ChinaTalks: The Birth of a Community Movie-Screening Circuit in Post-Umbrella Movement Hong Kong

15. december 2017 kl. 10:00

ChinaTalks with Evans Chan, one of the most singularly innovative and diverse figures in the Chinese cultural world, with screening of two films films and a lecture on some of the censorship issues created by China’s tightening control of Hong Kong’s political culture. Læs mere

Conference: Made by China - China’s new era as an innovative nation

14. december 2017 kl. 9:00

Many companies and organizations tend to look to Silicon Valley in the US for new innovation. At the MADE BY CHINA conference, you will learn why you should also look towards China when it comes to invention of new technologies and solutions. Læs mere

Second Annual Conference of the Memory Studies Association

14. december 2017

Department of Cross-Cultural and Regional Studies will be co-hosting the Second Annual Conference of the Memory Studies Association at UCPH. Læs mere

Mourning through Protest in Seoul

08. december 2017 kl. 16:15

Public guest lecture by Dr. Liora Sarfati, Department of East Asian Studies, Tel Aviv University. Læs mere

The BBB-lecture series: Public talk with Séagh Kehoe

04. december 2017 kl. 16:15

Public talk with Séagh Kehoe, University of Nottingham, on “Eating the “Spirit of the Grasslands”: The Trade and Slaughter of the Tibetan Mastiff” Læs mere

JapanSession: Dick Stegewerns

04. december 2017 kl. 15:15

Public guest lecture on the history of Japanese cinema by Dick Stegewerns, Department of Culture Studies and Oriental Languages, UiO. Læs mere

Fairytale & Silk Road: Seminars and Animation Show from the Chinese Film Delegation

28. november 2017 kl. 10:00

A joint event by the Department of Media, Cognition and Communication and ThinkChina, University of Copenhagen. Læs mere

The Tear-Drenched Tumen

27. november 2017 kl. 16:15

Public guest lecture by Dr. Jerôme de Wit, Junior Professor in Korean Studies, Universität Tübingen, Germany. Læs mere

Philosopher Kings and Oriental Despots

27. november 2017 kl. 16:00

Public lecture by Eric S. Nelson, Associate Professor of Humanities, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology. Læs mere

Workshop: Theory and the Anthropocene

27. november 2017 kl. 15:30

Workshop with Professor Nils Bubandt, School of Culture and Society and co-director of Aarhus University Research on the Anthropocene (AURA), Aarhus University. Læs mere

ChinaTalks: Rural Land Transfer Reforms and Chinese Urbanization

27. november 2017 kl. 15:00

Migration and China’s Urbanization is not only influenced by hukou system and related institutional/social exclusions in host cities, but also by rural land factors in their sending places.  Læs mere

Zen and the art of magic, amulets and funerals

27. november 2017 kl. 13:15

Public JapanSessions talk by Jørn Borup, Aarhus University: Zen and the art of magic, amulets and funerals - introduction to Japanese religion past and present Læs mere

CECS & CRS Workshop - Towards Pax & Lex Sinica?

24. november 2017 kl. 13:00

The unstable situation in the Western world during the later years has pushed China and relations with China to the forefront of global and geopolitics as well as in international agreements, not least the Paris Accord on Climate Change from 2016, from which the US resigned in 2017. Læs mere

Book Discussion Seminar: Religion as Critique

22. november 2017 kl. 13.00

Author Dr Irfan Ahmad, Max Planck Institute for the Study of Religious and Ethnic Studies discusses his book Religion as Critique: Islamic Critical Thinking from Mecca to the Marketplace with scholars from the Dept of Cross-Cultural and Regional Studies Læs mere

Asia brown bag talk: Andreas Møller Mulvad

22. november 2017 kl. 12:30

In his talk Andreas Møller Mulvad predicts that there will be a new popular movement for democracy before the PRC turns 100 in 2049. Læs mere

Dissertation Workshop: Ethnography of Connections

20. november 2017 kl. 9:00

The workshop critically addresses a number of questions related to new emerging south-south connections in an increasingly globalized world. Læs mere

NNC Conference 2017

20. november 2017

Environmental Asia, the 10th Annual Nordic NIAS Council Conference and PhD Course, takes place at Voksenåsen on 20-24 November 2017. Læs mere

Buddhism, Youth and Economics

06. november 2017 kl. 14:30

Please join us in a new series of research seminars on Religion at Department of Cross-Cultural and Regional Studies (ToRS). The second seminar features a presentation by Elizabeth Lane Williams Ørberg. Læs mere

Collaboration and Community-Building in Contemporary Art in Japan and Denmark

04. november 2017 kl. 10:00

The seminar will include scholars, critics and artists that have knowledge about or experience with collaborative and community-based art practice in Japan, Denmark, and other places. Læs mere

Public lecture: A Sino-Jewish Encounter, A Humanitarian Fantasy

03. november 2017 kl. 14:00

Public guest lecture with Professor Haiyan about the tens of thousands of European Jews who fled the Nazi genocide to Shanghai.  Læs mere

PhD defence: Emilie Tinne Lehmann-Jacobsen

02. november 2017 kl. 13.00

Inside a contested profession: a comparative study of journalism in Singapore and Vietnam Emilie Tinne Lehmann-Jacobsen defends her PhD thesis. Læs mere

Foreign direct investment and schooling: Evidence from Vietnam

31. oktober 2017 kl. 14:00

Seminar with Brian McCaig, Wilfrid Laurier University arranged by Development Economics Research Group (DERG). Læs mere

The New International Economic Order seen from Japan

30. oktober 2017 kl. 8:30

Join us for a public talk by Professor Fukunari Kimura, Keio University, Chief Economist at the Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia (ERIA). Læs mere

Public lecture: Screening of 'Nowhere to Call Home' and Q&A with director Jocelyn Ford

30. oktober 2017 kl. 13:00

Journalist, filmmaker and educator, Jocelyn Ford provides a rarely heard analysis informed by her 17 years in Beijing, along with suggestions for engaging the next generation on social justice issues. Læs mere

Technical knowledge in the late Chosǒn dynasty

27. oktober 2017 kl. 16

Guest lecture Dr. Florian Poelking (Ruhr-Universität Bochum). Læs mere

China’s Local Governance in a Comparative Perspective

27. oktober 2017 kl. 10:00

The Fudan-European Centre in collaboration with ThinkChina are happy to facilitate a roundtable seminar entitled China’s Local Governance in a Comparative Perspective. Læs mere

The Economization of the Individual - Changes in Buddhist Inspired Practices of Meditation

26. oktober 2017 kl. 14:45

Public talk with Professor Inken Prohl, Universität Heidelberg Læs mere

What Explains Vietnam's Exceptional Performance in Education Relative to Other Countries?

24. oktober 2017 kl. 12:00

Seminar with Paul Glewwe, University of Minnesota arranged by Development Economics Research Group (DERG) and Institute of Food and Resource Economics (IFRO) Læs mere

Fudan-UCPH seminar on Chinese history and historical writing

23. oktober 2017 kl. 13:30

Afternoon seminar where scholars from Fudan University and the University of Copenhagen meet for a series of enriching talks and discussions on contemporary issues. Læs mere

Transnational Man: the life and trial of Cho Un Kuk, war criminal

19. oktober 2017 kl. 14:30

Public guest lecture by Robert Cribb, Professor of Asian History at the Australian National University. Læs mere

Recent Work in the Prehistory of Southwest Asia

19. oktober 2017 kl. 09:00

A series of four guest lectures on recent research into the prehistoric archaeology of southwest Asia organized by the Centre for the Study of Early Agricultural Societies. Læs mere

The Reasons Behind the Rise of Western Europe from an “Indian Perspective”

11. oktober 2017 kl. 14:00

Public lecture by Dr. Kaveh Yazdani, University of Bielefeld. Læs mere

JapanSessions: Kenneth Johansen

09. oktober 2017 kl. 15:15

Japanstudier alumneevent med Kenneth Johansen, Regional Manager, AsiaCorp. Læs mere

Asiens økonomiske mirakel over for de sikkerhedspolitiske trusler - Hvor står Kina?

09. oktober 2017 kl. 15:00

Offentlig forelæsning v/ Professor Jørgen Ørstrøm Møller. Læs mere

Building China: informal and precarious workers in China’s construction industry

06. oktober 2017 kl. 12:30

Asia brown bag talk by Sarah Swider, Associate Professor at the Department of Sociology (University of Copenhagen).

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Myths and Women in Modern India

03. oktober 2017 kl. 16:00

Public guest lecture by Dr Arshia Sattar, renowned Indologist, translator, facilitator, author, and director. Læs mere

Reading Ramayana in present-day contexts

03. oktober 2017 kl. 12:00

Join us for a public guest lecture by Dr Arshia Sattar from Mahindra United World College of India, Pune. Læs mere

BBB lecture series: The 'Tibetan' Singing Bowl

29. september 2017 kl. 12:15

The significance of place attachment for a souvenir in motion. Guest lecture by Dr. Emma Martin, University of Manchester. Læs mere

Care in Asia: beyond and across a clinic

28. september 2017 kl. 10:00

Two-day-workshop on diversified care extended beyond and across a multiplicity of health institutions in Asia. Læs mere

ChinaTalks: Prospects for the 19th Party Congress and China's Future

27. september 2017 kl. 15:00

Note: NEW VENUE! ChinaTalk with renowned China scholar, Professor David Shambaugh, on the upcoming 19th party congress.  Læs mere

Goodbye iSlave - A Manifesto for Digital Abolition

13. september 2017 kl. 14:15

Guest lecture by Jack Linchuan Qiu, Professor, School of Journalism & Communication, The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) Læs mere

Chinese Literature and the writer in the 21st Century

07. september 2017 kl. 15:00

Four of contemporary China’s most renowned writers: Ge Fei, Bi Feiyu, Yang Hongying, and Dong Xi share their views on modernity in contemporary China’s literature.  Læs mere

Open lecture on health innovation: Engineering Solutions for Health Systems Strengthening

14. august 2017 kl. 14:15

School of Global Health invites you to a lecture with Professor Muhammad H. Zaman, Howard Hughes Medical Institute Professor of Biomedical Engineering and International Health at Boston University.  Læs mere

Newday Summer Course

04. juli 2017

A 10-days summer course in Lillehammer for students from East Asia and the Nordic countries: NEWDAY – the Nansen East–West Dialogue Academy - Creating better relations by seeking mutual understanding and harmony in diversity. Læs mere

Filmscreening: Guli's Children

28. juni 2017 kl. 15:30

Filmscreening of 'Guli's Children', a Joe Thomas Karackattu film, at the 9th annual ADI conference. Læs mere

Southeast Asian Artists' Global Networks

28. juni 2017 kl. 11:15

Keynote lecture by Professor Nora Taylor, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, at the 9th annual ADI conference. Læs mere

A Mahatma on the March: Towards an Aesthetics of the Ambulatory

27. juni 2017 kl. 11:15

Keynote lecture by Professor Sumathi Ramaswamy, Duke University, at the 9th annual ADI conference. Læs mere

The politics of the handloom: craft, technology and the modern nation in China and India

26. juni 2017 kl. 10:00

Keynote lecture by Professor Francesca Bray, University of Edinburgh, at the 9th annual ADI conference. Læs mere

ADI Conference 2017

26. juni 2017

Asia in Circulations, the 9th annual international ADI conference, takes place at the University of Copenhagen on 26-28 June 2017. Læs mere

Buyer’s Paradise

10. juni 2017 kl. 12.00

Buyer’s Paradise - NIAS research project as theatre performance.  Læs mere

Award of the Ester Boserup Prizes

09. juni 2017 kl. 14:00

Open lectures wih the recipients, Timothy Mitchell and Emilija Zabiliūtė: 'How Capitalism Captured the Future' and 'Living with Others: Illness, Health Ecologies and Relations among Urban Poor in Delhi' Læs mere

Public Lecture: Labor and Money in Yachen Gar: The Role of Tibetan Buddhist Nuns in a Monastic Economy

11. maj 2017 kl. 13:00 and The Center for Contemporary Buddhist Studies are proud to present Dr. Yasmin Cho, she received her Ph.D. in Cultural Anthropology at Duke University in 2015. Dr. Yasmin Cho examines how the invisible labor and economic activities conducted by Tibetan nuns contribute to the contemporary Tibetan Buddhist revivalism in China. Læs mere

Cross-Strait Relations and East Asian Peace

05. maj 2017 kl. 13:30

Pre-Shanghai Forum 2017 at Asia House organised by Fudan-European Center for China Studies and NIAS-Nordic Institute of Asian Studies.  Læs mere

ChinaTalks: China and Russia: Assessing Strategic Convergence

28. april 2017 kl. 14:00 and Center for Military Studies UCPH invite you to ChinaTalks with Professor Lora Saalman, China and Global Security Programme, Stockholm International Peace Research Institute.  Læs mere

JapanSessions: Toshio’s Movie Castle

27. april 2017 kl. 15.15

Public guest lecture by Dr Shiro Yoshioka, University of Newcastle, who is currently writing a research monograph on the life and works of Miyazaki Hayao.   Læs mere

Asia brown bag: Legacies of Detention in Myanmar

06. april 2017 kl. 12.30

NIAS and ADI are pleased to invite you to an Asia brown bag lecture by Dr. Andrew M. Jefferson and Dr. Tomas Max Martin from the Danish Institute Against Torture. Læs mere

Asia brown bag: The independence of NOCs in Chinese foreign policy

30. marts 2017 kl. 12.30

Asia brown bag lecture by Kasandra Behrndt-Eriksen: "The independence of NOCs in Chinese foreign policy – looking at the cases of Angola and Sudan". Læs mere

Food, health and philosophy in East and West 2017

30. marts 2017

International and interdisciplinary PhD course 'Food, health and philosophy in East and West' taking place in Hong Kong, Shenzhen and Guangzhou. Læs mere

Courtly Culture and the Question of Cosmopolitanism in Medieval India

24. marts 2017 kl. 15:00

Public guest lecture by Dr. Daud Ali, South Asia Studies, University of Pennsylvania. Læs mere

Kinas nationale sikkerhedsstrategi – hvad indeholder den og hvad er konsekvenserne for omgivelserne?

20. marts 2017 kl. 15:00

Center for Militære Studiers Kinaprogram og inviterer til forelæsning om Kinas sikkerhedsstrategi med Liselotte Odgaard, lektor ved Forsvarsakademiet.
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Viewing Each Other

20. marts 2017

A two-day conference celebrating the 150th anniversary of the treaty between Japan and Denmark Læs mere

Asia brown bag: States of Emergence

14. marts 2017 kl. 12.30

ADI and NIAS welcome you to an Asia brown bag talk with Peter Marcus Kristensen from the Dept. of Political Science.  Læs mere

Why do K-pop fans hate Psy's 'Gangnam Style'?

10. marts 2017 kl. 17.00

Join us for the next Korean Studies Seminar with Professor Keith Howard, SOAS, University of London. Læs mere


10. marts 2017 kl. 14:00

SEASS academic meet & greet seminar Læs mere

JapanSessions: Jakob Halskov og Philip Philipsen

09. marts 2017 kl. 15.15

Japanstudier alumne-event med Jakob Halskov, Fronteo Inc. og Philip Philipsen, LanguageWire A/S. Læs mere

Korean nurse “guest workers” in Germany: Nursing care work as emotional labor

03. marts 2017 kl. 10:00

Korean studies talk on Korean nurse “guest workers” in Germany by Yonson Ahn, Goethe University of Frankfurt, Frankfurt am Main, Germany Læs mere

Kinas lederskab under forandring

23. februar 2017 kl. 15:00

Center for Militære Studiers Kinaprogram og ThinkChina inviterer til forelæsning med professor Kjeld Erik Brødsgaard fra CBS. Læs mere

Trump kloden rundt

10. februar 2017 kl. 14:15

Amerikanernes valg af Donald Trump til deres 45. præsident har udløst et væld af reaktioner fra vestlige kommentatorer og politikere. Kom og hør en række ToRS-forskere fortælle om, hvordan valget af Trump er blevet modtaget, og deltag i en diskussion af de tværkulturelle spørgsmål valget rejser. Læs mere

More than mouthpieces: The other side to Southeast Asian journalism

06. februar 2017 kl. 15:00

SEASS lecture by PhD fellow Emilie Tinne Lehmann-Jacobsen, Department of Media, Cognition and Communication, University of Copenhagen. Læs mere

Roundtable: Scandal in South Korea: Democratic Victory or Cancer in the System?

01. februar 2017 kl. 15.00

Presentations by: Hyejin Kim, National University of Singapore; Jinsun Bae, CBS; Erik Mobrand, Seoul National University and Geir Helgesen, NIAS.
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Political Parties and Democracy in South Korea

31. januar 2017 kl. 16:30

Guest lecture by Erik Mobrand, Graduate School of International Studies, Seoul National University.  Læs mere

TRODITIES: Research Workshop

20. januar 2017 kl. 9.30

ERC research workshop 'Trust, Global Traders, and Commodities in a Chinese International City’ to discuss preliminary findings and the future directions of research on Yiwu, China, based on the project participants' fieldwork.  Læs mere

Chinese Culture in the Modern Globalized World

19. januar 2017 kl. 14:00

Guest lecture by Torbjörn Lodén Læs mere

OPEN SEMINAR: War or peace in East Asia?

16. december 2016 kl. 13.30

Jonathan Holslag, Professor, Dept of Political Science, Free University Brussels and Stein Tønnesson, Research Professor, Peace Research Institute Oslo will discuss the prospect of peace in East Asia.    Læs mere

Europe in Crisis

16. december 2016 kl. 11:00

Chinese Perspectives on European Crisis and the Common Environmental Crisis. Læs mere

Asia brown bag lecture - Sanae Suzuki

14. december 2016 kl. 12:30

Newly arrived guest researcher at NIAS, Sanae Suzuki, Institute of Developing Economies, Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO), will be presenting on "Conflict management by regional organizations". Læs mere

Innovation and Entrepreneurship – with a Sino-Danish twist

08. december 2016 kl. 15.30

The UCPH China Staff Association is pleased to invite colleagues at the University of Copenhagen to our annual event, which, this year focuses on innovation and entrepreneurship. Læs mere

Math and Melody in Indian Science

07. december 2016 kl. 15:00

Guest lecture by Prof. Ramasubramanian, IIT Bombay, Cell for Indian Science and Technology in Sanskrit, Department of Humanities and Social Sciences. Læs mere

Valuing Buddhist Things

05. december 2016 kl. 10.00

Public guest lecture "Valuing Buddhist Things: Religious objects and knowledge transfer in British India’s hill stations" by Emma Martin, University of Manchester  Læs mere

Temporariness, circularity, mobility: internal migration and social citizenship in Europe and China

02. december 2016 kl. 10:15

Workshop organised by the Dept. of Political Science. Open to interested scholars, but registration is required. Læs mere

The Politics of Reform: Peoples Liberation Army under Xi Jinping

01. december 2016 kl. 13.00

As part of ChinaTalks, we are proud to present You Ji, Professor of International relations and Head of Department of Government, University of Macau, PRC. Læs mere

Development of Universal Social Security and Politics of Health Care in Indonesia

25. november 2016 kl. 13.15

SEASS talk by Muhammad Ridha, activist and researcher engaged in Indonesia’s working and oppressed class movement. Læs mere

Neighborhood as social and commercial space in South Korea

24. november 2016 kl. 16.00

Public Korea Studies Lecture by Antti Leppänen, PhD, University of Turku, Finland: "Neighborhood as social and commercial space in South Korea: the self-employed and the ideology of communality" Læs mere

ÅBENT SEMINAR Dansk-kinesisk politisamarbejde: Tid til at tage det næste skridt

24. november 2016 kl. 13.00

I forbindelse med publicering af’s Policy Brief "Danish-Chinese police collaboration: Time to take the next step" inviterer vi til et eftermiddagsseminar med fokus på dansk-kinesisk politisamarbejde. Læs mere

Duterte-style Populism: The Philippines in the Geopolitical Economy of Southeast Asia

22. november 2016 kl. 14.15

Presentation by Bonn Juego, postdoctoral researcher at the University of Jyväskylä and currently guest researcher at NIAS. Comments by Nina Trige Andersen and Mark Philip Stadler. Læs mere

SEASS lecture: Dealing with Environmental Disaster in Urbanizing Indonesia: Ten Years of Lapindo Mudflow, and Still

15. november 2016 kl. 15.15

Public SEASS lecture by Anton Novenanto, Department of Sociology, Universitas Brawijaya, Indonesia: "Dealing with Environmental Disaster in Urbanizing Indonesia: Ten Years of Lapindo Mudflow, and Still" Læs mere

Cheonghak Dong – beliefs and life style

11. november 2016 kl. 16.00

Public Korea Studies Seminar with independent scholar Dorrit Wagner. The lecture is in Danish. Læs mere

Talking with the Pakistani Taliban

11. november 2016 kl. 10:00

Lecture by Mona Kanwal Sheikh, PhD, Danish Institute for International Studies (DIIS). Læs mere

JapanSessions: Media Coverage in Crisis

10. november 2016 kl. 13:15

Public lecture on the media coverage of the Fukushima disaster by Dr Jens Sejrup, Dept, of Anthropology, UCPH. The lecture is part of the JapanSession series. All are welcome. Læs mere

The Ebola Crisis and China’s Search for a Role as a Responsible Great Power

09. november 2016 kl. 10.00

As part of the ChinaTalks, we are proud to present Barry Buzan, Professor of International Relations, LSE. Læs mere

9th Nordic NIAS Council Conference and PhD Course

07. november 2016

Nordic Asian Studies in the 21st Century – Stocktaking for the Future, a conference with focus on current tendencies and future prospects for Asian studies within the Humanities and the Social Sciences.  Læs mere

Comparing Dynamics of Social Capital in Japan and China

04. november 2016 kl. 12.30

Lunch seminar with Shinya Ueno, professor at the Center for Policy Studies, Kumamoto University and Chunrong Liu, associate professor and executive vice director of the Fudan-European Centre for China Studies. Læs mere

New Brooms and Old: Sweeping Corruption in India, One Law at a Time

01. november 2016 kl. 10.00

Public guest lecture by Aradhana Sharma, associate professor of Anthropology at Wesleyan University Læs mere

How the most vulnerable countries are leading the world to tackle climate change

31. oktober 2016 kl. 15:00

Lecture by Dr. Saleemul Huq, International Institute for Environment and Development, Bangladesh. about how the most vulnerable countries are leading the world to tackle climate change. Læs mere

SEASS lecture: Who wants to be the Tinderella?

25. oktober 2016 kl. 15.15

Public SEASS lecture by Rinatania Fajriani, Dept. of Cross-Cultural and Regional Studies:"Who wants to be the Tinderella? Narrative construction of online dating practice in Indonesia" Læs mere

JapanSessions: Foredrag ved Lone Jung Persson

24. oktober 2016 kl. 12:15

Alumnearrangement med Lone Jung Persson, cand.mag. i japansk og økonomi med mange års erfaring som projektleder. Hun arbejder i dag som programleder for Koncern It i Region Sjælland. Læs mere

Landscapes of Power, Gardens of Labour: The President's Estate in Delhi, India

17. oktober 2016 kl. 12.00

Public lecture by Professor Amita Baviskar, sociologist at the Institute of Economic Growth, Delhi. Læs mere

Buddhism, business and economic relations - in Asia and beyond

12. oktober 2016

A three-day conference focusing on the complex relationship and ideological juxtapositions that lie within the nexus of Buddhism and economic activity in various historical and contemporary contexts in Asia and beyond. Læs mere

Open seminar: Affordances of Tibetan Landscape

11. oktober 2016 kl. 13.00

Open seminar with Professor Dan Smyer Yü, Founding Director of the Center for Trans-Himalayan Studies, Yunnan Minzu University. Læs mere

ChinaTalks: Building Inclusive Cities

04. oktober 2016 kl. 16:30

Landscape Architecture Lectures and ChinaTalks are proud to present Professor Pengjun Zhao, School of Urban and Environmental Sciences at Peking University. Læs mere

Fudan Day: China’s New Diplomacy and the voices from below

30. september 2016 kl. 10.00

Join us for an informal Fuday Day Event where colleagues from Fudan University and University of Copenhagen discuss China’s New Diplomacy and the voices that are emerging from below through Chinese social media.  Læs mere

Open seminar: Beef, Barbeque, and Nationalism

29. september 2016 kl. 17:00

Open seminar with PhD Anders Riel Müller, Nordic Institute of Asian Studies Læs mere

Open seminar: New approach to Local Governments’ Innovations in the Xi Era

29. september 2016 kl. 15.00

Seminar with Professor Jianxing Yu, Dean of School of Public Affairs, Zhejiang University. Moderator: Jørgen Delman, professor of China Studies. Læs mere

Who controls murky waters in the South China Sea?

27. september 2016 kl. 15:00

Academic Roundtable discussion with Dr. Hassan Wirajuda, former Foreign Minister of the Republic of Indonesia; Dr. Andreas Bøje Forsby, DIIS; Dr. Edyta Roszko, Cross-Cultural & Regional Studies, UCPH; Dr. Camilla T.N. Sørensen, Political Science, UCPH Læs mere

13th Korean Studies Graduate Students Convention

22. september 2016

The conference aims to give graduate students in all Korea-related fields an opportunity to present their research, share academic interests, and strengthen ties with other junior scholars. Læs mere

SEASS lecture: Livable City for Who?

20. september 2016 kl. 16:15

Public SEASS lecture by Dr. Rita Padawangi from the Asian Urbanisms Cluster, ARI, National University of Singapore: "Livable City for Who? Place-Making and Cultural Heritage in the era of Fragmented Urbanism"  Læs mere

Public guest lectures: Thomas Blom Hansen and Edward Simpson

12. september 2016 kl. 9:30

"Media, locality and community: notes on ethnography and media in a township in Durban" by Professor Thomas Blom Hansen, Stanford University and "You tube or Participant Observation? Recent fieldwork experiences on global infrastructure in Reunion Island" by Professor Edward Simpson, School of Oriental and African Studies, London.  Læs mere

PhD Workshop: Ethnography of Connections

12. september 2016

The workshop critically addresses a number of questions related to fieldwork methodologies in an increasingly interconnected world.  Læs mere

Film screening: An Ordinary Election

09. september 2016 kl. 14:00

The story of an Indian election campaign from up-close - an intimate ground-up perspective of the anxieties, ambitions, struggles, and intrigues from the electoral battleground. Post-screening discussion with the film’s director, Lalit Vachani. Læs mere

Symposium: Ways of Overlooking

08. september 2016

This symposium is an invitation to focus on the multiple ways of looking and overlooking that entangle and make everyday life. Seats are limited registration is required. Læs mere

The Rise of Protestantism in Post-Mao China: State and Religion in Historical Perspective

06. september 2016 kl. 15.00

Seminar about Protestantism's explosive growth in post-Mao China with Prof. Yanfei Sun, Department of Sociology, Zhejiang University. Læs mere

ChinaTalks: Collective Actions in Post-Mao China: Between Chaos and Discipline

05. september 2016 kl. 15.00

ChinaTalks lecture by Dingxin Zhao, Max Palevsky Professor of Sociology at the University of Chicago and Qianren Jihuai Professor of Zhejiang University. Læs mere

Women in the World of Murakami Haruki

05. september 2016 kl. 14.00

Public guest lecture by Dr Gitte Marianne Hansen, Lecturer in Japanese Studies at the School of Modern Languages, Newcastle University. The lecture is part of the JapanSession series. All are welcome. Læs mere

China Lecture: Governing the Arctic and Antarctic

29. august 2016 kl. 15:00

Public guest lecture by Professor in International Law Chen Li from the Law School of Fudan University. Læs mere

Roundtable discussion: Chinese grandparents' contribution in the upbringing of young children in China

29. august 2016 kl. 10.00

The discussion will be led by Dr. He Min from the Preschool Education Department at East China Normal University (ECNU).  Læs mere

Lunch talk: Beyond Domestic Borders

25. august 2016 kl. 12.00

Lunch talk by Hyaeweol Choi, Professor of Korean Studies; Director, Korea Institute Australian National University: "Beyond Domestic Borders: Transnational Mobility in the Making of Modern Korea, 1920 ‐ 1945"  Læs mere

China’s aid and investment in developing countries

24. august 2016 kl. 15.30

Open seminar at Asia House with Professor Yu Zheng, Fudan University and Senior Research Yang Jiang, DIIS. The event is organized by, DIIS and Fudan-European Centre for China Studies. Læs mere

Vested interest in Chinese politics – a form of corruption or a means to get things done?

23. august 2016 kl. 14.00

Open roundtable event on 'vested interests' in Chinese politics with Professor Yu Zheng, Fudan University and Professor Jørgen Delman, University of Copenhagen. Læs mere

Phd. forsvar: Andreas Møller Mulvad

12. august 2016 kl. 14.00 (præcis)

Andreas Møller Mulvad forsvarer sin ph.d.-afhandling "Hegemonic Projects. Interventions on the Politics of Communist Elite Legitimation in China, 2008-2015". Læs mere

Public PhD defence: Emilija Zabiliute

29. juni 2016 kl. 13:00

Emilija Zabiliute defends her PhD thesis "Living with others - Subjectivity, relatedness and health among urban poor in Delhi". Læs mere

Public Guest Lecture Religion, Atheism and the Quest for Indonesian Identity

23. juni 2016 kl. 13.15

Timo Markus Duile, PhD and post-doc at the Department of Southeast Asian Studies at the Rhenish Friedrich Wilhelm University of Bonn, will give a SEASS lecture on identity and religion in Indonesia. Læs mere

ADI Conference 2016

20. juni 2016

Locating Asia beyond, and within, its territoriality, the 8th international ADI conference explores historical connections, circulations and contentions that produce Asia within a global epistemic frame. The conference will feature keynote addresses, roundtables and panels across disciplines, temporalities and themes in the study of Asian dynamics. Læs mere

An Anthropology of -isations

17. juni 2016 kl. 14:30

Department of Anthropology invites you to join Professor MSO, Ayo Wahlberg's inaugural lecture. Læs mere

Open event (research + poetry): Your smartphone kills workers in China

17. juni 2016 kl. 12:15

This open seminar – which mixes state-of–the–art research and insights from China's factory floors with readings of workers’ – is concerned with the lives of workers in China and discusses how consumers in Denmark may relate to the life of people who produce our smartphones. Læs mere

Book launch: Femininity, Self-harm and Eating Disorders in Japan

08. juni 2016 kl. 15:00

Join us for a talk with Gitte Hansen, Newcastle University, who will present her latest book "Femininity, Self-harm and Eating Disorders in Japan". Læs mere

Open lecture - China in the Era of Xi Jinping: Stronger China, Harder Choices

26. maj 2016 kl. 15.00

Open lecture on 'China in the Era of Xi Jinping: Stronger China, Harder Choices' with Jo Inge Bekkevold, Head of the Center for Asian Security Studies, Norwegian Institute for Defence Studies. Læs mere

Participative Mapping for the Urban Poor of Jakarta

26. maj 2016 kl. 13.15

Yantri Dewi will be giving a SEASS lecture on the topic of Jakartan Urban Poor. Yantri is an Jakarta-based urbanist and lecturer at Matana University in Tangerang. She is trained in architectural engineering at UNPAR in Bandung and holds a Master in Human Settlements from KU Leuven. Læs mere

Art & Politics in Postwar Japan

26. maj 2016

The conference will focus on art and politics in Japan in the period 1945-1975 in order to provide a foundation for scholars and general audiences to gain insights into the artistic and political situation of Japan in the immediate postwar period. Læs mere

Public lecture - What does China's "New Normal" mean for local governments?

20. maj 2016 kl. 09.30

The Economist's Mary Boyd, Director, Economics Corporate Network Shanghai, presents and discuss the conclusions of the recently published report 'Opening the books'. Læs mere

Public lunch talk - China’s Ambition in the South China Sea: Hegemonic Power Versus Maritime Order

19. maj 2016 kl. 12.00

Professor Katherine Morton, Chair and Professor of China’s International Relations at the University of Sheffield, discusses China’s hardening stance in the South China Sea. Læs mere

JapanSessions: Livet og karrieren efter Japanstudier med Carina Bastlund Woollhead

13. maj 2016 kl. 14.15

Carina Woollhead er Cand. Mag i Japansk fra Københavns Universitet og Internationale Udviklingsstudier fra RUC. Hun arbejder i dag som udviklingskonsulent i erhverv og turisme i Guldborgsund kommune. Læs mere

ChinaTalks Lecture Series: Will China find a ‘New Normal’?

03. maj 2016 kl. 10:00

Lecture in the ChinaTalks series with Barry Naughton, Professor of Chinese Economy at UC San Diego. Event co-organized with CFA Society Denmark.  Læs mere

Desiring Denmark: Danish Living in the Social Imagination of Koreans during Colonial Korea

02. maj 2016 kl. 17.00

Guest lecture by Albert L. Park, associate professor of history at Claremont McKenna College (Claremont, CA) and the Co-Principal Investigator of EnviroLab Asia at the Claremont Colleges. Læs mere

PhD defence - T. Kasandra Behrndt-Eriksen

02. maj 2016 kl. 14.00

T. Kasandra Behrndt-Eriksen, Department of Political Science, defends her PhD thesis "Chinese Energy Companies’ Acquisitions Abroad. Implications for the Foreign Policy of an Authoritarian State." Læs mere

Linguistic Representation of the Sewol Ferry Disaster - A Corpus-based Analysis of Headlines from Two Korean Newspapers

29. april 2016 kl. 17.00

Public guest lecture by You-Kyung Ju, SOAS, University of London. Læs mere

The East Asian Peace – Can It Last?

28. april 2016 kl. 14.00

Roundtable in the ThinkChina Working Group on Politics with Stein Tønnesson, Research Professor at the Peace Research Institute Oslo (PRIO). Læs mere

History Inside Globalization - Spatial Power and Inequity in Asia

27. april 2016 kl. 9:00

Public lecture by Professor David Ludden, New York University. Læs mere

Engaging the Senses in the Tibetan tantric "Major Practice Session" (sgrub chen)

27. april 2016 kl. 17.00

Guest lecture by Cathy Cantwell, Oriental Studies, University of Oxford. Læs mere

The Precious Lord: The history and practice of the Jowo Shakyamuni of Lhasa, Tibet

26. april 2016 kl. 16:00

Public guest lecture by Cameron David Warner, Associate Professor, Aarhus Universitet. Læs mere

Human Rights in China: The Work of the Dui Hua Foundation

25. april 2016 kl. 14:00

Round table meeting on human rights in China and the work of the Dui Hua Foundation. Læs mere

Progress and its Ruins: Ghosts, migrants and the uncanny in Northern Thailand

20. april 2016 kl. 13.00

Public guest lecture by Andrew Alan Johnson, Assistant Professor at Yale-NUS College. Læs mere

The Failure in Embedded Autonomy: South Korean Regulatory Reform Experience

20. april 2016 kl. 13.00

Public guest lecture by Yeonho Lee, Professor of Political Science, Director of Yonsei-SERI EU Center, and Director of the Institute of East and West Studies, Yonsei University. Læs mere

The Dystopia of Health Governance and Moral Rule in Post-coup Thailand

19. april 2016 kl. 13.00

Public guest lecture by Daena Funahashi, Assistant Professor, Aarhus University. Læs mere

Yonsei University and University of Copenhagen

18. april 2016

Following several fruitful visits to Seoul, the University of Copenhagen is currently exploring possibilities for closer collaboration with Yonsei University. As a first step the two universities are organizing a joint Yonsei-Copenhagen workshop on 18-20 April. Læs mere

Dansk Kina-politik: eksport, arbejdspladser, ny verdensorden?

15. april 2016 kl. 09.30

I 2015 fejrede Danmark og Kina 65 året for dansk-kinesiske diplomatiske forbindelser. Tidsskriftet Økonomi og Politik benytter lejligheden til at udgive temanummeret ’Dansk Kina-politik – fra spørgsmål om eksport og danske arbejdspladser til ny verdensorden?’ Læs mere

NEW VENUE: Political Seminar: Is democracy better than meritocracy?

14. april 2016 kl. 13.00

NEW VENUE: Seminar with Daniel Bell and Theresa Scavenius Læs mere

Daniel Bell: The China Model

13. april 2016 kl. 19.00

Book Launch of Daniel Bell's new book: The China Model Læs mere

International conference: EAKLE

13. april 2016 kl. 09.00

EAKLE (European Association for Korean Language Education) conference/workshop 2016.  Læs mere

International workshop: ‘Understanding the Other Korea: North Korea’

09. april 2016 kl. 09.00

One day workshop about North Korea. Læs mere

PhD course: Food, Health and Philosophy in East and West

29. marts 2016

Food, Health and Philosophy in East and West: interfaces between science, culture and business - international and interdisciplinary PhD course organised in China. Læs mere

Codruţa Sîntionean: Heritage Practices during the Park Chung Hee Era: An enduring legacy

11. marts 2016 kl. 17.00

In the 1960s-1970s, military dictator Park Chung Hee’s postcolonial government created a very enduring trope about correcting the historical views of the past and establishing a “correct view of the nation” Læs mere

Dissident Translations

04. marts 2016 kl. 17.00

Taking outset in her video installation and film Reiterations of Dissent (2011/15), Jane Jin Kaisen will talk about her extensive artistic research into the political history of Jeju Island, which she began in 2011 with the exhibition project Dissident Translation. Læs mere

Linguistic Representation of the Sewol Ferry Disaster - A Corpus-based Analysis of Headlines from Two Korean Newspapers

03. marts 2016 kl. 17.00

Speech by You-kyung, who was awarded a PhD in Korean Linguistics from the University of London, SOAS, in 2014. Læs mere

CANCELLED - Carol Gluck on "Modernity in Common: Japan and World History"

03. marts 2016 kl. 10.30

The public guest lecture by Professor Carol Gluck, Columbia University has been cancelled. Læs mere

Redrawing the Global Financial Map - Jin Liqun President of the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank

02. marts 2016 kl. 15.00

The talk will discuss how the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) can contribute to economic development in Asia. It will also address the opportunities for the European cooperating partners and the possible synergies between AIIB and the Silk Road initiative. Læs mere

The Invention of Taekwondo Tradition

24. februar 2016 kl. 17.00

Public guest lecture by Dr Udo Monig, Department of Taekwondo, Youngsan University, Pusan, South Korea. Læs mere

Readings in Ayurvedic Sanskrit

24. februar 2016 kl. 12.00

Seminar with Professor Tsutomu Yamashita, Kyoto Gakuen University, and Associate Professor Kenneth Zysk, University of Copenhagen. Læs mere

Arctic science diplomacy: a case of managing the rise of China

22. februar 2016 kl. 13.00

Roundtable with Rasmus Gjedssø Bertelsen, Professor of Northern Studies and Barents Chair in Politics at the Department of Sociology, Political Science and Community Planning at the University of Tromsø-The Arctic University of Norway. Please register by 19 Feb. Læs mere

Evaluating the Early Anthropocene Hypothesis

18. februar 2016

The conference aims to bring together archaeologists, earth scientists and scholars from related fields working in east and west Asia to evaluate the early Anthropocene hypothesis and the impact Neolithic farming economies had on local environments and global climate. Læs mere

Japan Sessions: Foredrag ved Peer Kjær

17. februar 2016 kl. 15.15

Peer Kjær er medejer i Liberty International Scandinavia, som er en del af verdens største incoming rejsebureau Liberty International Tourism Group. Han har en baggrund i Japanstudier og gæster ToRS for at dele ud af erfaringer og gode råd fra sin karriere til kommende kandidater. Læs mere

Governing the conflicted commons: Authorising resource access in the Indian tribal belt

11. februar 2016 kl. 13.00

Siddharth Sareen, Section for Global Development, Department of Food and Resource Economics, defends his doctoral thesis at the PhD school of SCIENCE. Læs mere

Asia brown bag lecture: Atreyee Sen

10. februar 2016 kl. 12.00

NIAS and ADI invite you to the brown bag lecture 'My wife carries a knife!’: Right-wing female militancy and castration/ wounding/masculine anxieties in a Mumbai slum by Atreyee Sen. Læs mere

The Precariat in the Era of Rentier Capitalism - CHANGED VENUE

09. februar 2016 kl. 12:00

Public guest lecture by Guy Standing, Professor of Development Studies at SOAS, University of London. Please register no later than 1 February. Læs mere

Narrating Self and China. Women’s Autobiography in Early Twentieth Century China

08. februar 2016 kl. 13.00

PhD defence by Irina Kristensen. Læs mere

Music and China’s National Identity

27. januar 2016 kl. 12.00

China Lecture with Dr. Chen Yudan (Fudan University) organised by Fudan-European Centre for China Studies.  Læs mere

Asia brown bag lecture: Trine Brox and Miriam K. Zeitzen

14. januar 2016 kl. 12.00

Trine Brox and Miriam Koktvedgaard Zeitzen will present the research project "Prince Peter and The Third Danish Expedition to Central Asia - 7 years in Kalimpong". Læs mere

Asia brown bag lecture: Stine Puri and Lars Højer

15. december 2015 kl. 12.00

NIAS and ADI invite you to a brown bag lecture with presentations from the collective project Escalations: A Comparative Ethnographic Study of Accelerating Change. Læs mere

Sharing Cities - A Case for Truly Smart and Sustainable Cities

14. december 2015 kl. 15.00

Professor Julian Agyeman and PhD candidate Duncan McLaren will be speaking on the potential and challenges for cities in the race towards sustainability, considering
Copenhagen as one place where a new sharing paradigm is emerging, alongside cities such as Seoul, Medellin and San Francisco. Læs mere

Copenhagen China Conference

10. december 2015 kl. 9.00

Conference in Copenhagen featuring China-researchers (from PhD students and onwards) based in Copenhagen and key partners such as Fudan University.  Læs mere

'One Belt - One Road' – and the implications for China-EU relations

08. december 2015 kl. 16.00

ChinaTalk with Senior Policy Fellow François Godement, Director of the Asia and China Programme, European Council on Foreign Relations (ECFR) Læs mere

Economy and Security Landscape of Northeast Asia: Implications for Danish Interests

01. december 2015 kl. 15.00

Lecture by Professor Jong Kun Choi of Yonsei Unversity, Seoul, Korea. Choi works on International Relations theories. He is currently spending a sabbatical year as a visiting scholar at NIAS - Nordic Institute of Asian Studies.  Læs mere

Public talk by Professor Purwo Santoso

27. november 2015 kl. 13.30

"Welfare Regime for Democratizing Indonesia" by Purwo Santoso, Professor of Government, Head of Department of Politics and Government at the Gadjah Mada University in Yogyakarta. Læs mere

Pyar, paap aur politics (love, sin and politics)

27. november 2015 kl. 10.00

Public lecture on "Pyar, paap aur politics (love, sin and politics): Inter-religious love affairs, slum citizenship and community surveillance in two radicalised Indian ghettoes" by Atreyee Sen, Dept. of Anthropology. Læs mere

Digital China - Visions, Negotiations and Experiences

27. november 2015 kl. 10.00

Research seminar by Professor Marina Svensson and Dr Barbara Schulte with an introduction to the interdisciplinary project Digital China based at Lund University. Læs mere

Seminar with Monika Arnez: Disputed Lands

27. november 2015 kl. 09.00

Indonesia is rich in natural resources but at the same time conflicts arise over land rights, ownership and exploitation of resources. One recent development is that indigenous people have claimed land rights vis-à-vis the timber and palm oil industry. Læs mere

Asia brown bag lecture: Cecilia Milwertz

26. november 2015 kl. 12.00

NIAS and ADI invite you to a brown bag lecture on Manufacturing the World – the interconnectedness of Chinese workers and Danish consumers by Cecilia Milwertz from NIAS - Nordic Institute of Asian Studies.  Læs mere

Seminar with Monika Arnez: Gender and Islam in Indonesia

26. november 2015 kl. 10.00

In contrast to other countries with a Muslim majority, Indonesia is considered to be moderate with regard to its gender orders. Many women have an income of their own, in many communities they are owners of property, and they have respected positions in clan structures. However, the role of women in Islam is contested, and there are different ways of how gender and Islam play out in debates about women’s agency. Læs mere

Seminar with Monika Arnez: The events of 1965 in Sang Penari

25. november 2015 kl. 10.00

Seminar with Monika Arnez, ERASMUS visiting professor.
The Republic of Indonesia celebrates the 70th anniversary of its independence in 2015, an event that fills the heart of many Indonesian with dignity and joy. However, 2015 also marks the 50th anniversary of an attempted coup d’état and its terrifying consequences, the mass killings of people associated with the Indonesian Communist Party (PKI) and other left-wing organisations. Læs mere

Made in India

24. november 2015

Global Stories presents MADE IN INDIA as a lecture performance at the University of Copenhagen; a result of a collaboration between Global Stories and the Section for Theatre and Performance Studies at the Department of Arts and Cultural Studies. Læs mere

PhD course: Travel Writing - Politics, Poetics and Meaning

17. november 2015

The Department for Cross Cultural and Regional Studies invites PhD students from across disciplines, including—but not limited to—travel studies, literature, anthropology, sociology, area studies, religious studies, geography, political science, postcolonial studies, history, cartography and semiology to present their work, at any stage it might be, and benefit from individual feedback provided—among others—by the keynote speaker, Prof. Tim Youngs (Nottingham Trent University) and all others present, including senior faculty from our department. Læs mere

UNIQLO Store Manager Candidate Program

12. november 2015 kl. 16.15

Come and hear about the opportunities for a one-year training program with Uniqlo. For students with minimum a bachelor's degree. Læs mere

Roundtable: The Clash of Civilizations and Terrorism - Imagination or Reality

12. november 2015 kl. 10.00

Roundtable in the ThinkChina Working Group on Politics with Professor Jiadong Zhang, Center for American Studies, Fudan University Læs mere

Yenching Academy Introduction Meeting

11. november 2015 kl. 17.15

Introduction to the 1-year master of China Studies Program at Yenching Academy w. John Holden, Associate Dean, Yenching Academy. Læs mere

The Forming of World Subjects: Promoting Intersubjective anthropologies between China and Southeast Asia

10. november 2015 kl. 10.00

Seminar with Associate Professor Haoqun Gong from Institute of Global Ethnology and Anthropology, Minzu University of China.  Læs mere

ChinaTalks - Ritual and Sincerity: Theories from China

09. november 2015 kl. 11.00

China Talk by Michael Puett, Walter C. Klein Professor of Chinese History, Department of East Asian Languages and Civilizations at Harvard University. Læs mere

Public Lecture on Government Lei Zheng: Use of Social Media in China: Drivers, Challenges and Capabilities

09. november 2015 kl. 10.00

Hundred thousands of social media accounts were opened and managed by Chinese government agencies as channels to disclose government information, provide public services and interact with citizens. This talk first will elaborate why and how social media is used by Chinese govenrment agencies for various purposes. It will then investigates the external challenges and internal capabilities that Chinese government agencies are faced with in using social media. Læs mere

Daniel Beattie - Ikke altid så høflige: Japan set gennem rapmusik

04. november 2015 kl. 15.00

Foredraget giver en introduktion til japansk raps historie, samt hvorledes rapmusik fungerer som et rum for alternative kønsidentiteter og marginaliserede grupper. Læs mere

2nd Annual Nepal Workshop

04. november 2015 kl. 13.00

The workshop brings together scholars across departments and disciplines working on Nepal for a debate on the key agendas for research. Læs mere

Seminar in celebration of ThinkChina PI, Bertel Heurlin's 80th birthday

03. november 2015 kl. 14.00

In October, ThinkChina PI, Professor Bertel Heurlin, is celebrating his 80th birthday. To celebrate the occation, Center for Military Stuides and Department of Political Science is hosting a seminar on 3 November 2015. Speakers include UCPH's Prorector, Lykke Friis and Head of Department, Lars Bo Kaspersen. Læs mere

Processes of Norm Contestation In International Politics: Humanitarian Intervention and Scorekeepers in Global South

03. november 2015 kl. 13.15

Research seminar by by Sasikumar S. Sundaram, PhD-candidate from International Relations and European Studies at Central European University, Budapest. Læs mere

Governance for urban sustainability in China: Challenges and Practices

31. oktober 2015

Workshop on "Governance for urban sustainability in China" at Danish Architectural Centre. Læs mere

Roundtable Discussion: Assessing China’s Eco-cities

30. oktober 2015 kl. 14.00

Roundtable discussion with Professor Cunkuan BAO - one of China’s leading authorities on eco-cities. Læs mere

Spurned Courtesans, Returned Gifts and Invented Pavilions: Convention, Reputation and Mythmaking in Chosŏn-Ming Relations, 1400–1633

29. oktober 2015 kl. 17.00

Korean Studies Seminars 2015 by Dr Sixiang Wang, University of Pennsylvania. Læs mere

Guest lecture by Jack Barbalet

26. oktober 2015 kl. 14.00

Public guest lecture Wealth Migration from Mainland China: International Investor Residency Schemes and Chinese Wealth Preservation by Jack Barbalet, Chair Professor in Sociology, Hong Kong Baptist University. Læs mere

Proletarian Nights in the 21st Century

26. oktober 2015 kl. 12.00

The seminar is structured as a roundtable with each participant offering a 5-10 minutes reflection on aspects of Rancière’s work of particular relevance to today’s debates. Læs mere

N-SEA workshop: Security and migration

23. oktober 2015

The second of two workshops on "Demographic changes in Southeast Asia: Regional and international ramifications" organized by ADI and N-SEA – the Nordic Southeast Asia Network. The workshop takes place in Helsinki. Læs mere

Known and Unknown History Between Denmark and Korea

20. oktober 2015 kl. 16.00

Korean Studies Seminars 2015 by Professor Yi T’ae-jin, Seoul National University. Læs mere

Two talks by Jan Breman, University of Amsterdam

20. oktober 2015

The first, Informalizing The Economy: The Return of the Social Question at a Global Level, is on the changing meaning of the working class in the world, and the changing role models for states in the west and the rest dichotomy. The second, Pauperism in India: Past and Present, is a talk on Prof. Jan Breman's forthcoming book. Læs mere

Peter Marcus Kristensen forsvarer sin ph.d.-afhandling ved Institut for Statskundskab

07. oktober 2015 kl. 14.00

Titel: "Rising Powers in the International Relations Discipline: Sociological Inquiries into a Dividing Discipline and the Quest for Non-Western Theory" Læs mere

Roundtable Discussion: Assessing the state of EU-Taiwan relations

06. oktober 2015 kl. 15.00

Open roundtable discussion organized by the ThinkChina Working Group on Politics. Læs mere

India-EU partnership and its significance in the 21st century world

06. oktober 2015 kl. 10.30

Public talk by Anand Sharma, former Union Cabinet Minister in charge of Commerce and Industry and Textiles in the Government of India, and since June 2014 Deputy Leader of opposition in Rajya Sabha, the upper house of the Indian Parliament. Læs mere

CANCELLED - ThinkChina roundtable discussion: How to stabilise Sino-U.S. relations?

05. oktober 2015 kl. 14.00

With Professor Xiong Zhiyong, China’s Foreign Affairs University (Beijing) - one of China’s most prominent scholars on Sino-U.S. relations and China’s foreign policy and particularly well-informed about Beijing’s foreign policy priorities. Læs mere

ADI research day

29. september 2015 kl. 9:00

Research presentations and discussions. Læs mere

Making a spectacle of fisheries: Framing sovereignty in the South China Sea

18. september 2015 kl. 13.30

Lecture by Edyta Roszko, Dept. of Cross-Cultural and Regional Studies.  Læs mere

ChinaTalks: China's Foreign Policy - A New Normal?

14. september 2015 kl. 15.00

In the ChinaTalk "China's Foreign Policy - a new normal?", Marc Lanteigne, Senior Research Fellow, NUPI, will discuss the recent trends in China's foreign policy under Xi Jinping. Læs mere

CRIC Research Seminar: Embracing Concurrent Realities. Revisiting the Relationship between Human Rights and Conflict Resolution

14. september 2015 kl. 13.30

CRIC invites to the research seminar “Embracing Concurrent Realities. Revisiting the Relationship between Human Rights and Conflict Resolution” with Michelle Parlevliet, soon to be postdoc and affiliated researcher at CRIC. Læs mere

Discussion: New Subaltern Politics

11. september 2015 kl. 10.00

Centre for Global South Asian Studies invites you to a discussion on New Subaltern Politics edited by Alf Gunvald Nielsen and Srila Roy and published by Oxford University Press in 2015. Læs mere

Transcultural Urban Creativity and Activism in Hong Kong

18. august 2015 kl. 9:15

Public lecture by Minna Valjakka, Ph.D. of the Academy of Finland. 
Part of the international summer school Urban Culture in Theory and Action Læs mere

Urban Renewal and Cultural Imagination in Shanghai

18. august 2015 kl. 11:15

Public lecture by Lena Maria Sheen, Assistant Professor at NYU Shanghai.
Part of the international summer school Urban Culture in Theory and Action Læs mere

Seminar: How to drive your business with public affairs/government relations in China

17. august 2015 kl. 16.00

Peter Yan, Public Affairs Director of Rockwool China, will provide a rare and personal insight into his experiences with PA/GR and qualify them in the context of ‘doing business in China’.  Læs mere

The New China: Gender, Class and Everyday life

14. august 2015 kl. 9.30

This seminar focuses on significant intersections of gender, class and new forms of life in 21st century China. Læs mere

NordMedia: Media Presence – Mobile Modernities

13. august 2015

Panel on "Media and Communication in Asia in early 21 century: Changes, Continuities, and Challenges" Læs mere

ChinaTalks: Professor Wei Ran

12. august 2015 kl. 10:00

Professor Wei Ran on general trends, breakthroughs and enduring challenges in communications research across Asian nations during the dawn of the “Asian Century.” Læs mere

Keynote lecture by Professor Michael Herzfeld

26. juni 2015 kl. 16.15

As part of the 7th Intl. ADI Conference Food, Feeding, and Eating in and out of Asia Professor Michael Herzfeld, Harvard University, will give a keynote lecture on When is Food Ethnic and What does that Imply? Reproducing Inequalities in the Framing of Asian Cuisines. Læs mere

Mongolia as Theory

26. juni 2015 kl. 13.15

Is Mongolia becoming an anthropological empire, and should it? Informal roundtable with presentations by Prof. Manduhai Buyandelger (MIT) and Dr. Gregory Delaplace (Nanterre). Læs mere

Keynote lecture by Dr Madhusree Mukerjee

25. juni 2015 kl. 14.00

As part of the 7th Intl. ADI Conference Food, Feeding, and Eating in and out of Asia Dr. Madhusree Mukerjee will give a keynote lecture on The Imperial Roots of Hunger. Læs mere

Returning to the Forest. Shamanism, Landscape and History among the Duha of Northern Mongolia

25. juni 2015 kl. 13:00

Benedikte Møller Kristensen defends her PhD thesis. Læs mere

Keynote lecture by Professor Paul Freedman

24. juni 2015 kl. 10.30

As part of the 7th Intl. ADI Conference Food, Feeding, and Eating in and out of Asia Professor Paul Freedman, Yale University, will give a keynote lecture on Asian Restaurants in London and New York. Læs mere

ADI conference: Food, Feeding, and Eating in and out of Asia

24. juni 2015

The 7th annual international ADI conference "Food, Feeding, and Eating In and Out of Asia" takes place at the University of Copenhagen on 24-26 June 2015. The conference will feature distinguished keynote speakers as well as interdisciplinary panels. Læs mere

Asia-Nordic Cross-Cultural Dialogue for Closer Relations

17. juni 2015 kl. 9.30

Secretary General of the Nordic Council of Ministers, Dagfinn Høybråten, will talk about the Nordic way and Asia exclusively in Asia House, Indiakaj 16. Læs mere

Halfdan Siiger og Bodo-stammen i Assam

16. juni 2015 kl. 15.00

Invitation til åbning af udstillingen Halfdan Siiger og Bodo-stammen i Assam, Indien. Læs mere

Professor Willy Lam: The Rise of Xi Jinping and the Closing of the Chinese Mind

16. juni 2015 kl. 11.00

Prof. Willy Lam guests NIAS to give a lecture based on his latest publication Chinese Politics in the Era of Xi Jinping - Renaissance, Reform, or Retrogression? Læs mere

ChinaTalks: Dr. Zhao Quansheng

15. juni 2015 kl. 10:15

"The New Type of US-China Relations: A Dual Leadership Structure in Asia Pacific" Læs mere

Inequity and Urbanism in the Global South

12. juni 2015

Centre of Global South Asian Studies and the PhD programme at Department of Cross Cultural and Regional Studies are organising its 4th annual collaborative workshop for doctoral students at New York University. This time Amsterdam University has joined the NYU-Copenhagen initiative as well. Læs mere


08. juni 2015 kl. 11:00

Heiwai Tang, John Hopkins University. "Domestic Value Added in Exports: Theory and Firm Evidence from China" Læs mere

ChinaTalks: Andrew Scobell

04. juni 2015 kl. 9:30

"China's Great Leap Outward: Hard and Soft Dimensions of a Rising Power" Læs mere

The 4th Korean Screen Culture Conference

29. maj 2015

K-Pop, K-Drama, Hallyu, transnational cultural flows, South and North Korean film. 28 speakers, 10 countries, 7 panels, 2 days. Læs mere

Fieldwork seminar: South-South Mobilities: An ethnographic exploration of African migrants in contemporary Delhi

27. maj 2015 kl. 13:00

Fieldwork seminar with Bani Gill Læs mere

Poetic Encounters: Hindi Meets Danish

13. maj 2015 kl. 16:00

Through a series of poetic translations to the danish, students of Modern South Asian Studies will present the work of renowned Hindi poet Shri Krishna Kumar Vidhyarthi Læs mere

Asia brown bag lecture: Ildiko Beller-Hann

11. maj 2015 kl. 12.00

NIAS and ADI invite you to a brown bag lecture on Islam, legitimation, identity: Uyghur historical narratives from Eastern Xinjiang by Ildikó Bellér-Hann from the Dept. of Cross-Cultural and Regional Studies.  Læs mere

Korean Studies Seminar: Does Confucianism matter in the study of Korea?

08. maj 2015 kl. 17.00

Korean Studies Seminar with Dr. Isabelle Sancho Læs mere

Filmscreening + Masterclass: Ascan Breuer / Dokumentarisches Labor

08. maj 2015

8 May: Filmscreening "Jakarta Disorder" + "Paradise Later" (Trilogi Jawa I + II). 9 May: Masterclass with Ascan Breuer: Documentary as Lab: Dubious Documentary vs. Documentary of Truthiness Læs mere

Korean Studies Seminar: Equivalences in Korean and English Languages

07. maj 2015 kl. 10:00

Korean Studies Seminar with lecture by Dr. Stefan Knoob Læs mere

The Internal and External Constraints on Foreign Policy in India. Exploring Culture and Ethnic Sensitivities

07. maj 2015

NIAS and the Department of Political Science at the University of Aalborg invites you to attend a workshop on The Internal and External Constraints on Foreign Policy in India. Exploring Culture and Ethnic Sensitivities. Læs mere

China Talks: Professor Bu Wei

05. maj 2015 kl. 10:00

"The Point is to Change It": Exploring the Theory and Practice of Action-oriented Communication Research in China Læs mere

New India's World

28. april 2015

Workshop on New India's World. An invitation to rethink the question of novelty. Læs mere

Korean Studies Seminars 2015: Can the Past Forget us? Historical Memory in Northeast Asia

27. april 2015 kl. 17.00

Public lecture by Dr Jong Kun Choi, Yonsei University Læs mere

Seminar: China as a Rising Power in Asia and in the World

27. april 2015 kl. 15:00

Centre for Military Studies has the pleasure of inviting you to a seminar with professor and ambassador Jørgen Ørstrøm Møller on the subject  “China as a Rising Power in Asia and in the World”. Læs mere

Contested Narratives: International Workshop with PhD course

23. april 2015

Varying frames or forms of narratives - whether of historical trajectories of the emergence of modern nation-states and their boundaries and borderlands, configurations of memory and cultural heritage, politics of identity and not-belonging, or modes of (un-)development and migration - are not fixed, stable, and unchanging. Læs mere

Asia brown bag lecture: Michael Alexander Ulfstjerne

21. april 2015 kl. 12.00

NIAS and ADI invite you to a brown bag lecture on "Un-real Estate: The Social Life of Temporary Wealth in China" by Michael Alexander Ulfstjerne, Dept. of Cross-Cultural and Regional Studies. Læs mere

Conference & job fair: Crack the China Code

20. april 2015 kl. 14:30

How can employees with expertise on China-Denmark boost their business and career? Læs mere

From Ground Zero to Degree Zero: Akira as Origin and Oblivion

20. april 2015 kl. 14.00

Guest lecture by Christopher Bolton Associate Professor, Williams College on Ōtomo Katsuhiro's cult anime film Akira Læs mere

Call for Participation in PhD workshop: Making sense of the field in Southeast Asia

17. april 2015 kl. 13:00

PhD workshop in connection with the N-SEA workshop series “Demographic changes in Southeast Asia: Regional and international ramifications”.
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N-SEA Workshop 16-17 April

16. april 2015

Gender and generational transformations in Southeast Asia - the first of two workshops on Demographic changes in Southeast Asia: Regional and international ramifications organized by the Nordic Southeast Asia network (N-SEA) and sponsered by NOS-HS. Læs mere

Himlens Søn og Velstandsguden: Religion i Kinas historie

26. marts 2015 kl. 20.00

Foredrag v/ Bent Nielsen, lektor, Ph.d. Læs mere

Farewell lecture and reception for Prof. Min Dongchao

26. marts 2015 kl. 16.30

Professor Min shares the insights she has gained through her two-year EU Marie Curie International Incoming Fellowship at NIAS.

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Asia brown bag lecture: Jong Kun Choi

25. marts 2015 kl. 12.00

NIAS and ADI invite you to a brown bag lecture entitled North Korea, an Impossible State? Why and How Sunshine Policy to North Korea deserves another chance after 7 years by Jong Kun Choi, Yonsei University, Korea. Læs mere

Human Rights in China

20. marts 2015 kl. 10.00

Round table meeting on human rights in China and on the results which one NGO – Dui Hua – has achieved through interaction and negotiations with Chinese authorities over a period of 25 years. Læs mere

China Talks: Social movements, corruption and Party-state responses in China

19. marts 2015 kl. 15.15

Two talks on The enigma of President Xi Jinping’s anti-corruption campaign by Li Lianjiang of the Chinese University of Hong Kong and Defragmenting Authoritarianism: Online complaining, accountability and power concentration in China by Christian Göbel of the University of Vienna. Læs mere

A Writer's Journey by Namita Gokhale

19. marts 2015 kl. 13.00

Public lecture by Namita Gokhale, author, founder and co-director of the worlds' largest annual literary event 'Jaipur Literary Festival'. Læs mere

Public Defence of PhD Thesis: Xiaowei Gui

18. marts 2015 kl. 10

Xiaowei Gui defends his PhD thesis entitled Handling of Small-Scale Protests in China. Process Dynamics and Outcomes. Læs mere

Korean Studies Seminars 2015: Stories that Art Objects Tell

16. marts 2015 kl. 17.00

Lecture by Charlotte Horlyck, Lecturer in Korean Art History at SOAS, The University of London. Læs mere

China Talks: Professor Amitav Acharya

09. marts 2015 kl. 10.15

"Taming China: Can Asia Overcome Chinese Dominance and Avoid Europe's Past?" by Professor Amitav Acharya, American University, Washington, DC.  Læs mere

Lunch seminar by Assistant Professor Jun Liu

02. marts 2015 kl. 12

12.00-13.00 at NIAS Læs mere

Lunch lecture by Prof. Li Xing

27. februar 2015 kl. 13.00

Professor Li Xing, Aalborg University, will give a lecture on Understanding the dialectics between hegemony and world order. The rising powers and the emerging world re-order. Læs mere

The Amritsar Massacre - Genealogy of Colonial Violence in British India

25. februar 2015 kl. 14.00

Public lecture by Kim Wagner, Senior Lecturer in British Imperial History, Department of History, Queen Mary University of London. Læs mere

China Talks: Professor Yuan Ren

24. februar 2015 kl. 10.15

"Migration and Low-Carbon Society: Factors associated with Migrants' Consumptive Carbon Emission in Urban China" by Yuan Ren, Professor of Demography and Urban Studies at Fudan University. Læs mere

Asia brown bag lecture: Kai He

18. februar 2015 kl. 12.00

NIAS and ADI invite you to a brown bag lecture on China’s Crisis Behavior: Political Survival and Foreign Policy after the Cold War by Kai He, Associate Professor at the Dept. of Political Science. Læs mere

Gender and Islam in Indonesia

05. februar 2015 kl. 15.00

Public guest lecture by Nina Nurmila, Senior Lecturer at the State Islamic University (UIN) Bandung, Indonesia. Læs mere

(Un)common enclosures

29. januar 2015 kl. 9.30

Public seminar by the Globalization and Development Researcher Group, Dept. of Anthropology on 29 January 2015. Læs mere

Practices of Order: Colonial and Imperial Projects

28. januar 2015

Keynote lectures by George Steinmetz, Mariana Valverde and Stephen Legg as part of a conference on practices developed by colonial states and empires in order to govern the behavior of their subject populations. Læs mere

Ph.d. forsvar ved Karina Märcher Dalgas

23. januar 2015 kl. 14.00 (præcis)

Karina Märcher Dalgas forsvarer sin ph.d.-afhandling "Au Pair Trajectories. Family relations, self-making and migratory endeavors among Filipinas in Denmarkved Institut for Antropologi. Læs mere

The Intergroup Relations Model and its Relevance for Asian-European Interaction

15. januar 2015 kl. 12.15

Lunch lecture at NIAS by Thomas E. Malloy, Professor of Psychology at Rhode Island College. Læs mere

PhD defense by Michael Ulfstjerne

12. januar 2015 kl. 13.00

Michael Alexander Ulfstjerne defends his PhD thesis titled Un-real Estate: The Social Life of Temporary Wealth in China. Læs mere

Four more years for Abe

07. januar 2015 kl. 12.30

Lunch lecture at NIAS by freelance journalist Asger Røjle Christensen. Læs mere

Law and Transitional Society: Chinese and Global Perspective

10. december 2014 kl. 9.00

Conference on the Chinese legal system's response to social transition and the role China plays in the global legal environment. Læs mere

Financing the future - Analytical and policy challenges in Europe, China and in an interdependent world

05. december 2014 kl. 8.30

International conference in honour of Niels Thygesen "Financing the future - Analytical and policy challenges in Europe, China and in an interdependent world". The conference will bring together academic, central bank and other financial sector economists working in areas of macroeconomics and finance. Læs mere

ToRS Urban Studies - Urban Culture Lab

05. december 2014 kl. 14:00

Urban Culture Lab is a cross-faculty, interdisciplinary initiative to map, develop and publicize urban studies at Copenhagen University’s Faculty of Humanities. Through a series of "presentation" events, the various institutes will introduce their urban studies profile for the board and anyone interested, and now it is ToRS’ turn. Læs mere

State Failure and Civil Society Efforts in Addressing Historical Injustice in Indonesia

02. december 2014 kl. 14:00

Public guest lecture by Dr. Vannessa Hearman, Department of Indonesian Studies at the University of Sydney. Læs mere

Who can be killed with impunity and who cannot be impugned in Thailand

02. december 2014 kl. 10.15

Public guest lecture by Tyrell Haberkorn, Department of Political and Social Change at the School of International, Political, and Strategic Studies, Australian National University. Læs mere

Not by Love Alone - The Violin in Japan, 1850-2010

28. november 2014 kl. 19:00

Book launch with lecture and recital by Margaret Mehl, Japan Studies at the Dept. of Cross-Cultural and Regional Studies. The event is hosted by the Denmark-Japan Society. Læs mere

Grundtvig's Dream has come true in Korea

26. november 2014 kl. 17:00

Korean Studies Seminar 2014 at Copenhagen University by Ambassador Young-sam Ma, Embassy of the Republic of Korea (Denmark). Læs mere

Yiwu: Arab Supermarket or Global Trading Centre? Perspectives from the Afghan Diaspora

20. november 2014 kl. 13.15

Public guest lecture by Magnus Marsden, Professor of Social Anthropology, University of Sussex, on the significance of the Chinese city Yiwu for the global trade in low-grade commodities. Læs mere

Lunch lecture by Dr Atreyee Sen

18. november 2014 kl. 12.00

Lunch lecture by Dr Atreyee Sen, University of Manchester, on Torture and laughter: Political incarceration and the art of performing happiness in an urban Indian prison. Læs mere

Asia brown bag lecture: Ravinder Kaur

12. november 2014 kl. 12.00

ADI and NIAS invite you to a lunch lecture on Remixing History - Some Notes from Post-Exotic India by Ravinder Kaur from the Dept. of Cross-Cultural and Regional Studies. Læs mere

PhD defence by Nikolaj Vendelbo Blichfeldt

11. november 2014 kl. 13.00

Nikolaj Vendelbo Blichfeldt defends his PhD thesis "Making Sense of Climate Change - Encounters with Low-Carbon Life in an Urban Community in China". Læs mere

PhD course: Comparative Studies in Migration and Memory

06. november 2014 kl. 9.30

Students with varied disciplinary interests from across the humanities and social sciences are welcome to attend. Registration deadline: 3rd October. Abstract submission deadline: 24 October. Læs mere

Lecture on the early Buddhist ideas about "final liberation"

05. november 2014 kl. 15.00

How only Buddhists can stop thinking and get away with it: a theory of ‘the attainment of cessation’ (nirodha-samāpatti) in early Buddhist literature. By Rupert Gethin, University of Bristol Læs mere

Sustainable City Development: Theories, methods, challenges, and experiences in China and the Nordic countries

28. oktober 2014

Second Urban Governance for Sustainable Cities Network (UGN) research workshop combined with PhD training. The focus is on environmental and sustainable governance innovations in urban regions in China and the Nordic countries. Læs mere

Keynote lecture by Willem van Schendel

24. oktober 2014 kl. 16:15

As part of the 6th Intl. ADI Conference Intra-Asian Connections: Interactions, flows, landscapes Professor Willem van Schendel will be giving a keynote lecture entitled "Mapping Quirky Linkages: Asia beyond the continental straitjacket". Læs mere

Keynote lecture by Adam T. Smith

23. oktober 2014 kl. 16:15

As part of the 6th Intl. ADI Conference Intra-Asian Connections: Interactions, flows, landscapes, Professor Adam T. Smith delivers a keynote lecture entitled "Barbarians, Backwaters, and the Civilization Machine: Integration and Interruption Across Asia's Early Bronze Ages." Læs mere

Keynote lecture by Shalini Randeria - cancelled!

22. oktober 2014 kl. 15:15

Cancelled - As part of the 6th Intl. ADI Conference "Intra-Asian Connections: Interactions, flows, landscapes" Professor Shalini Randeria will give a keynote lecture entitled "Travelling norms and transnational entanglements".
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Keynote lecture by Prasenjit Duara

22. oktober 2014 kl. 10:45

As part of the 6th Intl. ADI Conference "Intra-Asian Connections: Interactions, flows, landscapes" Professor Prasenjit Duara will give a keynote lecture entitled Circulatory and Competitive Histories: Temporal Foundations for Cosmopolitan Theory. Læs mere

Intra-­Asian Connections: Interactions, Flows, Landscapes

22. oktober 2014

The 6th annual International ADI Conference spans three days and features distinguished keynote speakers as well as ten interdisciplinary panels emphasizing intra-Asian connections. Læs mere

8th Annual NNC Conference and PhD Course: A Multitude of Encounters with Asia - Gender Perspectives

13. oktober 2014

The 8th Annual NNC Conference and PhD course will take place from 13-17 October 2014 at the University of Iceland. Deadline for submitting abstracts: 30 June 2014. Læs mere

Guest lectures by Daniel A. Bell and Xiao Jialing

08. oktober 2014 kl. 14.15

Two leading specialists on Chinese affairs, Dr. Daniel A. Bell from Tsinghua University in Beijing and Dr. Xiao Jialing from Fudan University in Shanghai will share their perspectives on China’s new forms of governance and foreign policy process. Læs mere

China Talks: Ding Chun

07. oktober 2014 kl. 14:15

China talk on "The New Horizon of China's Socioeconomic Development" by Professor Ding Chun.  Læs mere

Caste in Contemporary India by Surinder Singh Jodhka

07. oktober 2014 kl. 10.00

Centre of Global South Asian Studies is pleased to invite you to a debate seminar to release a new book on Caste in Contemporary India by Surinder Singh Jodhka. Læs mere

Confucianism to Save the World! China Talk by Dr. Bai Tongdong

03. oktober 2014 kl. 13:15

Confucianism to save the world! The cultural messages of a rising China, and how a Confucian hybrid regime can address issues that democracies are not structured to  address. Læs mere

Asia brown bag lecture: Ayo Wahlberg

02. oktober 2014 kl. 12.00

NIAS and ADI invite you to a brown bag lecture on Routinising reproductive technologies in China by Ayo Wahlberg, Dept. of Anthropology. Læs mere

Restless Urban Landscapes in China - China Talk by Dr. Shen Jie

30. september 2014 kl. 14:15

Restless urban landscapes in China - Examining the effects of urbanization and urban lifestyles in post-reform China  Læs mere

Southern Futures: Thinking Through Emerging Markets

25. september 2014

Two-day workshop that critically traces the idea and the moment of 'emerging markets' within the broader history of the South. Leading international scholars will attend, among others John Comaroff and Jean Comaroff, Achille Mbembe, David Goldberg, and Keith Hart. Læs mere

The European Union's Pivot to Asia

16. september 2014 kl. 12.30

Guest lecture by Professor Philomena Murray, University of Melbourne. Læs mere

Cultural Connections Between ancient Mesopotamia and India

12. september 2014

Three-day conference on Mesopotamia, the 'land between the rivers'. Læs mere

Asia brown bag lecture: Anders Blok

11. september 2014 kl. 12.00

NIAS and ADI invite you to another brown bag lecture on Asia. Worlding cities through their climate projects? Urban ecological experiments in Europe and Asia by Anders Blok, Dept. of Sociology. Læs mere

China Talks: Ou Ning

10. september 2014 kl. 13.15

"Bishan Project: Cultural Production and Social Engineering". Ou Ning, Chinese thinker, artist, editor, and activist will give a talk about Bishan Commune, an art community founded by him in 2010, where artists and intellectuals advocate for ruralism and anarchism. Læs mere

Consumer Citizenship, Food Practices and Social Aspirations

04. september 2014 kl. 13:00

Public guest lecture by Amita Baviskar, Institute of Economic Growth, University of Delhi. Organized by the Centre of Global South Asian Studies. Læs mere

China Talks: Dr. Shen Yifei

25. august 2014 kl. 14.15

"The iFamily: Self, Family and State in the Risk Society" by Dr. Shen Yifei, Department of Sociology, Fudan University. Læs mere

Harmony in Sino-Western Joint Ventures in China: the Role of Guanxi and Constructive Controversy

14. august 2014 kl. 12.30

Lunch lecture at NIAS by Dr. Nancy Chen, Lingnan University, Hong Kong. Læs mere

Summer School: The Chinese Dream

04. august 2014

Anthropological Approaches to Understanding Contemporary China. Summer School at the University of Copenhagen (week 32+33) organised by the Dept. of Anthropology and ADI. Læs mere

Japanese One Man Comedy Show (Rakugo)

20. juni 2014 kl. 17.00

We are proud to present Master Tōgetsuan Hakushu, one of the most popular “rakugo-ka” (rakugo actor) in Japan today. Læs mere

Asia brown bag lecture: Chunrong Liu

17. juni 2014 kl. 12.00

NIAS and ADI invite you to the first of a series of brown bag lectures on Asia. Governing China’s Urbanization by Chunrong Liu, Fudan-European Centre for China Studies. Læs mere

Kina som politisk-moralsk udfordring på Folkemødet 2014

14. juni 2014 kl. 17.45 er til stede ved Folkemødet i 2014 med en debat om Kina som politisk-moralsk udfordring. Læs mere

China Talks: Professor Yu Kongjian

11. juni 2014 kl. 15.00

China Talks: Sustainable Urbanization in China Læs mere

The Long Ride Mission arrives at ToRS

10. juni 2014 kl. 10.00

How come breast cancer in Asian women has risen sharply during the past decades? Why do Asian women often fail to seek treatment until it is too late? What are the cultural impediments in relation to breast cancer? Læs mere

An Afternoon of Indian Music

03. juni 2014 kl. 13:00

An afternoon of Indian Music with Sitar and Tabla. Performance by Dharambir Singh. Læs mere

The 2014 General Elections in India: Results and Consequences

02. juni 2014 kl. 15.00

Three India observers and a student of democracy will share their observations and expectations: Rasmus Fonnesbæk Andersen, Jeppe Matzen, Mrutyuanjai Mishra, and Kenneth Bo Nielsen. Læs mere

Public guest lectures: Ideology Post Cold War

27. maj 2014 kl. 15.00

Two public guest lectures: Prof. Dr. Vedi Hadiz on Class and Islamic Populism and Dr. Carool Kersten on Indonesian and Islamic Studies. Læs mere

PhD defence by Wenjie Li

27. maj 2014 kl. 13:00

Wenjie Li defends her PhD thesis "A Study of Chinese Translations and Interpretations of H.C. Andersen's Tales: History and Influence". Læs mere

Confronting caste-based sexual violence in India

27. maj 2014 kl. 12.15

Discussion led by Asha Kowtal, the General Secretary of the All India Dalit Women’s Rights Forum, and filmmaker Thenmozhi Soundararajan. Læs mere

PhD Seminar: Ideology Post Cold War

27. maj 2014

Leftism, Political Islam, Authoritarian Nationalism, and its Convergences/Divergences: the Future of Political Ideology in Indonesia and the Global South and its Regionalizations. NEW APPLICATION DEADLINE: 19 May 2014
The panel on 27 May and the guest lecture on 28 May with Prof. Dr. Vedi Hadiz (Murdoch University, Perth) and Dr. Carool Kersten (King's College, London) are open to the public.  Læs mere

Confrontation in Asia? The United States, China and its neighbors

21. maj 2014 kl. 13:00

The US and China and the managing of the Asian regional order by Prof. Robert Ross, and alliance policies and the Asian regional order by Associate Prof. Wang Dong. Læs mere

China Talks: Professor David Lampton

12. maj 2014 kl. 14.15

Coping with Calamities: China’s Leaders and the Dilemmas of Reform by Professor David Lampton, Director of China Studies at the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies. Læs mere

Asian Security Dynamics: Energy Vulnerabilities, Military Capabilities and New Structures of Decision Making

12. maj 2014 kl. 10.15

Public guest lecture by Professor Michael Wesley organised in collaboration with the Australian Embassy. Michael Wesley is Professor of National Security and Director of the School of International, Political and Strategic Studies at the Australian National University. Kindly register by 9 May. Læs mere

PhD Thesis Defence: Jacob Ki Nielsen

09. maj 2014 kl. 17:00

Public defence by Jacob Ki Nielsen: Fictions of Kinship: Representations of Multicultural Family-making in the South Korean Cine-and dramascape. Supervisor: Jørgen Delman Læs mere

Won Il: My compositions and work

09. maj 2014 kl. 15.00

Korean Studies Seminar: Won Il, Artistic Director of the National Orchestra of Korea talks about his compositions and work. Læs mere

South Korean Cinema: Finding Success in the Post-Cinematic Era

08. maj 2014 kl. 17.00

Korean Studies Seminar with Professor Kyung Hyun Kim, University of California at Irvine. Læs mere

PhD seminar and public lectures: Place in the Global South

08. maj 2014

The PhD seminar aims to examine how everyday practices, political processes and power relations produce places in the Global South. Keynote lectures (open to the public) by: Ursula Rao, professor, Leipzig University & John Gledhill, professor, University of Manchester. Læs mere

PhD Course: Environmental History and Identity

06. maj 2014

This PhD workshop is open for all those who are interested in looking at different cultural groups, and situating them within their surrounding landscape, and to rethink and reconceptualise the study of environment and identity. Keynote speaker: Dr Timothy P. Barnard, National University of Singapore. Læs mere

Copenhagen Master Class in Gender and Body Dynamics

05. maj 2014

Professor Aihwa Ong, UC Berkeley, US, is keynote speaker and main discussant at the first Copenhagen Master Class in Gender and Body Dynamics. The course is composed of two lectures and two dialogue sessions over three days. The lectures are open to the public. Læs mere

Urban Life Across the Globe - Provincializing 'the Western Metropolis'

02. maj 2014

The purpose of this mini-seminar is to inspire debates on ways to conduct nuanced and truly global studies of urban culture and politics. This can involve comparative urbanism, cross-regional and transnational perspectives as well as multi-disciplinary approaches. Læs mere

China Talks: Richard Herd

30. april 2014 kl. 14.15

China Talks: How long can China's economy contunue to grow rapidly? Demographic and environmental challenges. Læs mere

New Perspectives on Korean History: the Role of Elite Descent Groups

25. april 2014 kl. 17.00

Korean Studies Seminar with Professor Martina Deuchler, Professorial Research Associate, SOAS, University of London. Læs mere

Human Rights and India's Diversity

09. april 2014 kl. 13.00

Public guest lecture by Susan Vishvanathan, Professor of Sociology, Jawaharlal Nehru University. Læs mere

Gender Dynamics of Politics in Asia from a Comparative Perspective

08. april 2014 kl. 14.15

Public guest lecture by Professor Chiharu Takenaka, College of Law and Politics, Rikkyo University. Læs mere

Sustainability Without Borders? Energy in Asia and the World

05. april 2014 kl. 9.30

An international student conference, giving students the opportunity to learn about Asia’s current and future developments in sustainable energy generation, the manufacturing of goods and how demographic changes and consumer habits may affect these parameters. Registration required. Læs mere

China Talks: Anthropologist Vanessa Fong

03. april 2014 kl. 14:15

Paradise Redefined: Transnational Chinese Students and the Quest for Flexible Citizenship in the Developed World - Seminar co-hosted by Dept. of Anthropology, Dept. of Cross-Cultural and Regional Studies, and Læs mere

China and gender group meeting

03. april 2014 kl. 13.15

The China/gender group has researcher and PhD student members from the humanities, law and social sciences faculties, UCPH. The group meets to discuss the work of members and to exchange information on China/gender research related activities. Læs mere

Indonesia's Democracy and the Road to Elections 2014

27. marts 2014 kl. 15.00

Public debate on the topic of Indonesia's elections in 2014 organised by the Embassy of the Republic of Indonesia in Copenhagen in cooperation with NIAS and NISN. Kindly register by 25 March. Læs mere

China Talks: Professor David Zweig

26. marts 2014 kl. 14.15

Staying in Power: Why the Communist Party of China Will Continue to Rule - gæsteforelæsning ved Professor David Zweig, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology. Læs mere

Multiculturalism in Indonesia Today

25. marts 2014 kl. 15.00

Public guest lecture by Professor Azyumardi Azra organised jointly by the Embassy of the Republic of Indonesia and ADI. NOTE: Change of venue Læs mere

Roundtable: Is anyone listening? Authority and authenticity in a fragmented public sphere

25. marts 2014 kl. 11.00

Centre of Global South Asian Studies is pleased to invite you to a roundtable with: Jakob Skovgaard-Petersen, Kristin Veel, Nils Holtug, Ravinder Kaur (moderator), Thomas Blom Hansen, William Mazzarella. Læs mere

Designing Robots - Designing Humans

25. marts 2014

A three-day public seminar on how robots will engage human beings as learners and cultural beings in the future. The first day of the seminar focuses on 'Robots in Japan'. Registration deadline: 21 March. Læs mere

Who the Hell Do the Censors Think They Are?

24. marts 2014 kl. 13.00

Gæsteforelæsning om 'Publicity and Censorship in Bombay Cinema' ved William Mazzarella, Professor of Anthropology and of Social Sciences, University of Chicago. Læs mere

Trade, Sex, and Diplomacy

21. marts 2014 kl. 17.00

Boundaries and images of Japan in Chosŏn Korea and boundaries and images of Korea in Tokugawa Japan. Korean Studies Seminar with Dr James B. Lewis, University of Oxford. Læs mere

The Sacrificial Self - Recasting Renunciation in South Asia

21. marts 2014 kl. 14.00

Centre of Global South Asian Studies, Department of Cross Cultural and Regional Studies is pleased to invite you to Honorary Professor Inaugural Lecture "The Sacrificial Self - Recasting Renunciation in South Asia" by Thomas Blom Hansen. Læs mere

The Rise of China's Military Forces: How much is enough?

21. marts 2014 kl. 14.00

Conference organised by the Centre for Military Studies. Presentations by analyst Dennis J. Blayko (former senior fellow, National Defense University in Washington D.C.), and Liselotte Odgaard, Royal Danish Defence College.  Læs mere

K-Pop and the foundations of Korean Wave

14. marts 2014 kl. 17.00

Korean Studies Seminar with Professor Keith Howard, SOAS University of London. Læs mere

The Future of the Left in Southeast Asia

13. marts 2014 kl. 13.15

Public guest lecture by Dr Walden Bello, senior analyst of the Bangkok-based institute Focus on the Global South and professor of sociology at the University of the Philippines. Læs mere

Shinzo Abe og Japans nye nationalisme

07. marts 2014 kl. 13.15

Foredrag ved Asger Røjle Christensen, journalist, forfatter og foredragsholder. Asger er bosat i Japan og har fulgt udviklingen i Japan og Østasien i 35 år. Læs mere

Fieldwork in the Humanities

07. marts 2014 kl. 10.00

Presentation by Mark Philip Stadler, PhD fellow, ToRS/ADI: "New Ideologues. The Development of Alternative Political Ideology and its Effects on Social Change in Post-Suharto Indonesia" Læs mere

Japan's Emergence as a Musical Power: The Introduction of Western Music in Nineteenth- and Early Twentieth-Century Japan

04. marts 2014 kl. 17.30

Associate professor Margaret Mehl from Japanese studies at ToRS examines the rise of western style classical music in Japan and the causes of Japan's worldwide influence on classical music today. Registration is required. Læs mere

Uses and Abuses of Ancient History in South Korea

21. februar 2014 kl. 17.00

Korean Studies seminar with Dr Vladimir Tikhonov (박노자) University of Oslo. Læs mere

Ise - Japan's Ise Shrines - Ancient yet New

21. februar 2014 kl. 16.00

Åbent foredrag ved architekt Svend M. Hvass om Japans berømte Shinto Helligdom i Ise, som bliver genopbygget i tro kopi hvert 20. år. Hvass har som eneste udlænding haft mulighed for at følge den meget ritualiserede genopbygningsproces over en årrække på nært hold. Læs mere

Religion og Filosofi - på tværs

20. februar 2014 kl. 19.30

Paneldebat med udgangspunkt i fire forskellige kulturkredse: den arabiske, indiske, kinesiske og vesteuropæiske. Paneldeltagere: Peter Westergaard, Bent Nielsen, Erik R. Sand & Joshua A. Sabih. Læs mere

Global Careers - MSc in Security Risk Management & MSc in Global Development

03. februar 2014 kl. 15.30

At this event you will have the chance to get more information about the two new Master's programmes in Security Risk Management and Global Development, hear about career opportunities and talk to the teachers from the two programmes.  Læs mere

Ph.d. forsvar - Stine Simonsen Puri

31. januar 2014 kl. 13.00 (præcis)

Stine Simonsen Puri forsvarer sin Ph.d. afhandling "Speculation in Fixed Futures - An Ethnography of Betting in between Legal and Illegal Economies at the Delhi Racecourse". Læs mere

Maria Louise Bønnelykke Robertson forsvarer sin ph.d.-afhandling på Institut for Antropologi

30. januar 2014 kl. 13.00

Maria Louise Bønnelykke Robertson forsvarer sin ph.d.-afhandling "Connecting worlds of water. An ethnography of environmental on Tarawa, Kiribati" på Institut for Antropologi. Læs mere

Will the Northern Sea Route see a bright tomorrow?

27. januar 2014 kl. 16:00

NIAS hereby invites you to a lecture by Dr. Otsuka, a Japanese specialist on the Northern Sea Route (NSR). The event is a part of the ongoing NIAS research project "Asia in a Changing Arctic". Læs mere

Japanese Photography from the Meiji period

23. januar 2014

2-dages seminar om japansk fotografi fra Meiji perioden Læs mere

US Rebalancing Policy and China-India Relations, including maritime issues (by invitation only)

16. december 2013 kl. 15.00

Talk by Dr. Satu Limaye, director of the East-West Center in Washington, DC, on China-India relations in light of US rebalancing, followed by roundtable discussion. Læs mere

Law Reform in Pakistan

12. december 2013 kl. 10.15

Gæsteforelæsning ved Dr. Osama Siddique, Department of Law & Policy, Lahore University of Management Sciences. Læs mere

Law and Art: European And Global Perspectives

10. december 2013 kl. 8.30

Workshop arrangeret af CECS, Det Juridiske Fakultet og ToRS, Det Humanistiske Fakultet. Læs mere

Emerging Priorities of the Xi-Li Administration

05. december 2013 kl. 15.30


China's Overseas Resource Extraction

05. december 2013 kl. 10.00

Seminar with Dr. Jill Shankleman: China’s growing demand for resources has led to large-scale investments in oil, gas, and mining industries across the world. But what are the social, political, and environmental challenges of these activities, and how are they being addressed? Læs mere

Dalit Political Mobilization and Cultural Identity Politics

04. december 2013 kl. 14.15

Gæsteforelæsning ved Dr. Heinz Werner Wessler, Gæsteprofessor i Indologi, Institutionen för lingvistik och filologi, Uppsala Universitet. Læs mere

Ph.d. forsvar ved Annette Thorsen Vilslev

29. november 2013 kl. 15.00 (præcis)

Annette Thorsen Vilslev forsvarer sin ph.d.-afhandling "Affective World Literature. The Continuity of Consciousness in the Literary Theory and Novels of Japanese Writer Natsume Sõseki". Læs mere

Beggars of Lahore - film screening by Sheba Saeed

26. november 2013 kl. 14.30

Dr. Sheba Saeed, PhD from Birmingham University and director of the film will talk about her work and answer questions after the screening. Læs mere

Prophecy and Protest in the Age of Globalization

21. november 2013 kl. 14.15

Gæsteforelæsning ved Professor Torkel Brekke, Pembroke College, Oxford. Læs mere

Spinning a Yarn - A Tapestry of Danish Colonial Narratives?

20. november 2013 kl. 16.15

Gæsteforelæsning ved Josefine Baark, Department of History and Art, University of Cambridge, arrangeret af ToRS og Tranquebar Initiativet, Nationalmuseet. Læs mere

Ph.d.-forsvar i statskundskab ved Christian Bayer Tygesen

15. november 2013 kl. 14.00

Christian Bayer Tygesen forsvarer sin Ph.D.-afhandling "Who Guards the Guardians in Kabul? Afghanistan between autocracy, democracy, and state collapse". Læs mere

Social Mobility and Inequality in post-reform India

07. november 2013

International conference in Delhi on 7-8 November jointly organised by University of Copenhagen and University of Delhi. Læs mere

Agency and Social Change: What Value Heritage?

06. november 2013 kl. 10.15

Public guest lecture by Professor Amareswar Galla, Executive Director of the International Institute for the Inclusive Museum. The lecture is organised by the Dept. of Cross-Cultural and Regional Studies. All are welcome. Læs mere

The Idea of Science in Modern China

04. november 2013 kl. 15.15

CECS is hosting a series of international lectures on Global Constitutional Struggles this autumn. Our second guest is Wang Hui, who will speak on The Idea of Science, the Reclassification of Knowledge and the Question of Culture in Modern China. Læs mere

7th Annual NNC Conference

04. november 2013

This year's NIAS/NNC conference and PhD course "The Power of Knowledge: Asia and the West" will take place at SDU on 4-8 November 2013. Deadline for submitting abstracts is 20 October 2013. Læs mere

Rabindranath Tagore's Rural Reconstruction Experiment: Present Intervention

29. oktober 2013 kl. 10.15

Public guest lecture by Dr. Sujit Kumar Paul, Associate Professor at the Department of Lifelong Learning and Extension at Visva Bharati University. Læs mere

Concept India Competences

25. oktober 2013 kl. 9.00

As part of the UCPH India Action Plan, Asian Dynamics Initiative invites academic and administrative staff at UCPH working with India to participate in the course Concept India Competences. Læs mere

Money, Marriage and Gender: Dowry in India

24. oktober 2013 kl. 11.15

Gæsteforelæsning med Dr. Ranjana Sheel, Department of History, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, Indien. Læs mere

Against the Consensus - Reflections on the Great Recession

09. oktober 2013 kl. 13.15

Gæsteforlæsning ved Professor Justin Lin, Peking University (Beida) arrangeret af DERG, Økonomisk Institut. Læs mere

The Balance of Power in Asia

23. september 2013 kl. 14.30

The Centre for Military Studies invites you to participate in the seminar: "The Balance of Power in Asia". Læs mere

Copenhagen South Asia Workshop 2013

10. september 2013 kl. 9.45

Annual Copenhagen South Asia Workshop (CSAW) on 10th September 2013 with keynote address by Professor Kavita Philip, University of California, Irvine and special session with Indian Ambassador to Denmark Niraj Srivastava. Læs mere


06. september 2013 kl. 14.00

Fælles tiltrædelsesforelæsninger for Tine Gammeltoft, Henrik Vigh og Morten Axel Pedersen, der alle tre er blevet udnævnt professorer ved Institut for Antropologi i år. Læs mere

The Fukushima Nuclear Disaster and Democracy in Japan: Attempting to Harmonize Diverse Voices

02. september 2013 kl. 13.00

Guest lecture at NIAS by Mikiko Eto, Professor of Political Science, Hosei University. Læs mere

Building to feel - Space and emotion in Delhi in the 1840s

20. august 2013 kl. 10.00

Guest lecture by Professor Dr. Margrit Pernau, Center for the History of Emotions, Max Planck Institute for Human Development, Berlin. Læs mere

Ph.d. forsvar - Katja Rangsivek

11. juli 2013 kl. 13.00 præcis

Katja Rangsivek, Institut for Tværkulturelle og Regionale Studier, forsvarer sin Ph.d. afhandling "TRAKUN, POLITICS AND THE THAI STATE". Læs mere

Ph.D forsvar ved Nina Elisabeth Torm

02. juli 2013 kl. 11.00

Nina Elisabeth Torm forsvarer sin ph.d.-afhandling “Firms and Workers in Transition:
A Series of Micro Studies on Vietnam”. Læs mere

China's cities and climate change

17. juni 2013 kl. 9.15

The workshop explores sustainable city development in China, presenting three cases from Hangzhou and Shanghai that relate to China’s attempted transition towards a low-carbon society. Registration is required. Læs mere

Growth: Critical Perspectives from Asia

13. juni 2013

ADI's 5. internationale konference byder på hovedtaler ved Professor Danny Quah og Professor Edward Farmer samt en række tværfaglige paneler om green growth, cultural growth, economic growth og meget mere. Læs mere

Guest Lecture: Queer Filmmaking and Queer Politics in Contemporary China

10. juni 2013 kl. 10.00

Public lecture by Dr Hongwei Bao, Lecturer in Asian Media, Nottingham Trent University, UK and visiting researcher at NIAS 10-14 June 2013. (New venue) Læs mere

Photo Exhibition: How to Win Elections in Indonesia?

30. maj 2013

Photo exhibiton by Vera Altmeyer running from 30 May to 31 August 2013 in the Faculty Library of Social Sciences. Extended online version of the exhibition, featuring photographs, videos and other visual material at NIAS Lincs Asiaportal InFocus Blog. Læs mere

Kinas selvsikre sikkerhedspolitik?

28. maj 2013 kl. 15.30

Center for Militære Studier på Københavns Universitet inviterer til seminar om Kinas sikkerhedspolitik i anledning af den nyligt publicerede bog ”Kinas sikkerhedspolitik: stabilitet og spændinger”. Læs mere

Ph.d. forsvar ved Rune Bolding Bennike

24. maj 2013 kl. 14.00

Afhandlingen der forsvares: "Governing the Hills. Imperial Landscapes, National Territories, and Production of Place between Naya Nepal and Incredible India" Læs mere

Global Lectures - Ha-Joon Chang

23. maj 2013 kl. 16.00

Gæsteforelæsning i Global Lectures serien ved Ha-Joon Chang, Cambridge University.   "23 thing they don’t tell you about capitalism - and what they mean for our economic prospects" Læs mere

Pre-defence seminar: Fictions of Kinship. Representations of the Multicultural Turn in (S) Korean Cinema and TV Drama.

17. maj 2013 kl. 12.15

Most welcome to the third pre-defence seminar at ToRS where we will discuss 
Jacob Ki Nielsen’s project: Fictions of Kinship. Representations of the Multicultural Turn in (S) Korean Cinema and TV Drama. 
Læs mere

Offentlig forelæsning ved Howard Goldblatt og Sylvia Lin: 'World Literature and the World of Literature'

16. maj 2013 kl. 9.00

Offentlig forelæsning ved prof. Howard Goldblatt, University of Notre Dame og prof. Sylvia Lin, University of  Notre Dame i forbindelse med PhD-kurset 'World Literature and the World of Literature'. Læs mere

Late Neolithic, Multi-species Resettlement Camp as a template for 'Development'

03. maj 2013 kl. 13.00

Gæsteforelæsning ved Professor James Scott, Yale University. I forbindelse med forelæsningen vil Professor Scott få overrakt "The Ester Boserup Prize for Research on Development" af Udviklingsminister Christian Friis Bach. Læs mere

Double lecture by Surinder Jodhka and Anna Lindberg

02. maj 2013 kl. 13.15

CGSAS invites you to a double lecture: Indian Village in neoliberal times: Changing Economies, Power and Identities by Surinder Singh Jodhka, JNU and Paradise Limited: Marriage and Dowry in Kerala by Anna Lindberg, Lund. Læs mere

The Folk Memory Project: Introduktion og filmfremvisning med Wu Wenguang

29. april 2013 kl. 14.15

Wu Wenguang, Kinesisk pioner på dokumentarfilmsområdet og medgrundlægger af Caochangdi Workstation i Beijing, præsenterer og viser film fra sit ‘Folk Memory Project’. Læs mere

Religious Extremism and Modernity - Mapping the New Pakistan

23. april 2013 kl. 12.30

Gæsteforelæsning ved Dr. Ayesha Siddiqa arrangeret af Centre of Global South Asian Studies og Sasnet. BEMÆRK: ændret lokale Læs mere

Prospects for China's foreign policy

18. april 2013 kl. 9.00

China has a new leadership, but what bearing will this have on Beijing's foreign policy priorities, if any? This talk by dr. Linda Jakobson, a leading scholar in the field, explores the prospects for China's post-transition foreign policy. 
Registration required. Læs mere

Between tradition and modernity: Socialist development among the Uyghurs of Xinjiang

18. april 2013 kl. 18.30

Lektor Ildikó Bellér-Hann (Københavns Universitet) holder foredrag om Kinas tyrkiske folkeslag uighurerne på basis af helt nye feltarbejdsstudier. Læs mere

Newness, Ritual and Globalization in Urban Hindu Temple Publics

18. april 2013 kl. 15.15

ADI og Tors inviterer til gæsteforelæsning med Tulasi Srinivas, Associate Professor of Anthropology, Emerson College, Boston. Læs mere

Network of South East Asian Studies

18. april 2013

Et møde for danske forskere, der arbejder med Sydøstasien. Mødet er initieret af Oscar Salemink og Steffen Jensen som et første skridt på vejen til et "Scandinavian Network of South East Asian Studies".  Læs mere

China's Arctic ambitions

17. april 2013 kl. 14.00

Conference on China's ambitions in the Arctic region with dr. Linda Jakobson, the East Asia Program Director at Lowy Institute for International Policy, as the keynote speaker, and a panel of scholars on issues pertaining to China and the Arctic. Registration is required. Læs mere

Copenhagen climate change seminar

16. april 2013 kl. 14.00

Former Maldives President Mohamed Nasheed will give a talk on 'How can we build a carbon neutral world economy?'. Læs mere

Chinese media and the 4th estate

15. april 2013 kl. 14.00

Gæsteforelæsning ved Ph.d. stipendiat Laura Dombernowsky, Institut for Kultur og Samfund, Asienstudier, Aarhus Universitet. Læs mere

Fudan European Centre for China Studies at UCPH

15. april 2013

Den 15. og 16. april 2013 fejrer Fudan Universitet og Københavns Universitet åbningen af et nyt fælles Fudan-center på KU. Centret er det første i Europa og bliver placeret på Nordisk Institut for Asienstudier (NIAS) på Det Samfundsvidenskabelige Fakultet. Læs mere

Stranded Britons: Hong Kong and Falkland Islanders at Empire's End

11. april 2013 kl. 9.15

Seminar "Stranded Britons: Hong Kong and Falkland Islanders at Empire's End" med Mark Hampton og Ezequiel Mercau. Læs mere

A Tale of Two Amnesties: 6 October 1976 and the misplacement of accountability in Thailand

08. april 2013 kl. 14.15

Gæsteforelæsning ved Tyrell Haberkorn fra Department of Political and Social Change, Australian National University. Læs mere

China's leadership and the consequences for China's political system

04. april 2013 kl. 15.00

A leading scholar on human rights in China, Dr. Zhang Wei is the co-director of Institute of Human Rights at China University of Political Science and Law. Registration required. Læs mere

From World History to World Literature: Reflections on a New Comparative Method

02. april 2013 kl. 10.15

Gæsteforelæsning ved Professor Shu-mei Shih, UCLA. Alle er velkomne! Læs mere

The Passion for God in Gendered Islamism

21. marts 2013 kl. 14.15

Seminar forud for Iram Asifs forsvar af Ph.d. afhandlingen "The Passion for God in Gendered Islamism. A Study of Education, Authority and Jihad in the Red Mosque and Jamia Hafsa in Urban Pakistan". Læs mere

Centre for Advanced Migration Studies

15. marts 2013 kl. 13.00

Officiel åbning af Centre for Advanced Migration Studies (AMIS) den 15. marts 2013 på det Humanistiske Fakultet, Københavns Universitet. Læs mere

Mumbai as Dreamscape: Poverty, Media, Property

28. februar 2013 kl. 14.00

Public lecture "Mumbai as Dreamscape: Poverty, Media, Property" , Prof. Arjun Appadurai, Department of Media, Culture, and Communication, New York University. Læs mere

Speculation in India: Imaginaries of Indian economies

28. februar 2013

Seminar addressing the aspects of speculation in India. Keynote address by Professor Arjun Appadurai, New York University. Læs mere

Low Carbon Green Growth Strategy In East Asia in Practice: A Critical Review

27. februar 2013 kl. 11.00

NIAS inviterer til seminar med Dr. Akihisa Mori, Associate Professor, Graduate School of Global Environmental Economics, Kyoto University. Læs mere

Materializing Culture: Design, Technology and Community in an Artisanal Textile from India

26. februar 2013 kl. 15.00

Gæsteforelæsning ved Aarti Kawlra, International Institute of Asian Studies, Leiden, Netherlands. Læs mere

Asia and Europe Connected: Asia in Europe, Europe in Asia

20. februar 2013 kl. 14:00

Gæsteforelæsning ved Republikken Koreas ambassadør i Danmark, Dr. Byung H. Kim. Efterfølgende vil der være reception i Leifsgade. Læs mere

Ph.d. forsvar ved Jun Liu

11. februar 2013 kl. 13.00 (præcis)

Jun Liu forsvarer sin Ph.d. afhandling "Mobilized by Mobile Media. How Chinese People use mobile phones to change politics and democracy". Læs mere

Narrativity and Indian Historiography

07. februar 2013 kl. 12.00

Indologi indbyder til endnu en gæsteforelæsning ved Anthony Cerulli, Hobart and William Smith Colleges, NY, og Institut d'Études Avancées de Paris. Læs mere

Tradition-Making and Education in Modern Ayurveda

06. februar 2013 kl. 15.00

Gæsteforelæsning ved Anthony Cerulli, Hobart and William Smith Colleges, NY, og  Institut d'Études Avancées de Paris. Læs mere

China Studies: PhD Workshop

29. januar 2013 kl. 12.00

Six PhD students present their papers on a number of subjects ranging from low-carbon life in Dongpingxiang to urban activists in rural China. Læs mere - Green Growth

17. december 2012 kl. 16.00 is organizing an event on development of renewable energy technologies and solutions in China and opens the floor to discussions on what Denmark's part in this process could be. Læs mere

De dansk-japanske kulturelle forbindelser 1873-1903

14. december 2012 kl. 13.00

Professor mso Yoichi Nagashima, Institut for Tværkulturelle og Regionale Studier, Københavns Universitet, forsvarer sin doktorafhandling "De dansk-japanske kulturelle forbindelser 1873-1903". Læs mere

Selective reproductive technologies – routes of routinisation and globalisation

13. december 2012

International konference den 13–15. december 2012 på Københavns Universitet. Keynote speakers: Sarah Franklin, University of Cambridge - Lene Koch, Københavns Universitet - Rayna Rapp, New York University - Margaret Sleeboom-Faulkner, University of Sussex. Læs mere

Chinese Literature and the Writings of Exile

11. december 2012 kl. 10.00

Foredrag om "Chinese Literature and the Writings of Exile" ved den kinesiske forfatter Ma Jian. Læs mere

Ph.d. forsvar ved Peter Damgaard

07. december 2012 kl. 13:00 - præcis

Peter Damgaard forsvarer sin ph.d.-afhandling "Visions in Exile. Inroads to a 'Counter-System' of Contemporary Chinese Literature". Læs mere

State regulation and social capital – comparative approaches to India and Denmark.

07. december 2012 kl. 10.00

Workshop på ToRS den 7.-8. december. Abstracts modtages frem til 10. november 2012. Læs mere

Growth and Fall of Environmental Values

04. december 2012 kl. 14:00

To foredrag om kinesiske tanker om klimaudfordringer i fortid og nutid ved hhv. lektor i Kinastudier Bent Nielsen og professor i Kinastudier Jørgen Delman. Læs mere

Foredragsrække om Kina

03. december 2012 kl. 19.30 - Dørene åbner kl. 19.00

Det Kongelige Danske Videnskabernes Selskab inviterer dette efterår til en foredragsrække om Kina med bl.a. en række forskere fra ADI. Læs mere

Valg på kinesisk

03. december 2012 kl. 15.00 - dørene lukker kl. 14.50

Bliv klogere på kinesisk politik og landets nye ledere, når Københavns Universitet og Politiken inviterer til debat om det kinesiske magtskifte. Mød den kinesiske ambassadør Li Ruiyu, Folketingets formand og tidligere udenrigsminister Mogens Lykketoft, Kinaekspert og professor Jørgen Delman samt Kinakonsulent i DI Nis Høyrup Christensen.
Læs mere

The Global Crisis and the Impact on Emerging Economics

29. november 2012 kl. 14:00

Sustainability Science Centre inviterer til foredrag ved Dr. Kaushik Basu, Chief Economist of the World Bank. Tilmelding er nødvendig. Læs mere

China's Economy and Society: Regional and global implications of a growing Chinese influence

27. november 2012

Årlig NNC konference og Ph.d. kursus arrangeret af NIAS, CEMAT og Department of Management and International Business, Aalto University School of Business. Læs mere

Shadows, Zombies, and Animated Weapons in Kashmirian Tantra

22. november 2012 kl. 15.15

Guest lecture by David Gordon White, University of California, Santa Barbara. Læs mere

On Food and Commensality

20. november 2012 kl. 15.15

"On Food and Commensality" ved Manpreet K. Janeja og Stig Toft Madsen. For at markere ToRS' nye uddannelse "Moderne Indien og Sydasienstudier" og som del af India Today/Copenhagen Tomorrow arrangerer ADI og ToRS hen over efteråret en række eftermiddagsforedrag om Indien. BEMÆRK VENLIGST LOKALEÆNDRINGEN! Læs mere

Seminar on "The Act of Killing"

16. november 2012 kl. 14:00

Seminar at DIIS on the documentary "The Act of Killing". Note: The film will not be screened at the semniar. Læs mere

Guest lecture by Dr. Pattana Kitiarsa

15. november 2012 kl. 19:30

Of Men and Monks: Boxing-Buddhism Nexus and the Production of National Manhood in Contemporary Thailand by Dr. Pattana Kitiarsa, National University of Singapore, jointly hosted by the Asian Dynamics Initiative and the Department of Cross-cultural and Regional Studies, University of Copenhagen Læs mere

Abandoned places. Atmospheres of ruins and ghost towns

05. november 2012

Seminar to explore the role of abandoned places as sites that offer a lens into people’s perception of past and future. Læs mere

Kina i forandring

30. oktober 2012 kl. 18.00

Debatrække på dagbladet Information med en lang række af KU's Kina forskere. Kom bag om klichéerne om det moderne Kina for 50-100 kr. pr. næse. Læs mere

NATO after Afghanistan

29. oktober 2012 kl. 14.15

Seminar på Center for Militærstudier. Alle er velkomne. Registrering er nødvendig. Læs mere

Mini-course on Ayurvedic Medicine in India (part III)

26. oktober 2012 kl. 14.15

The treatments used in Ayurveda, with some practical demonstration of basic diagnosis techniques, where students can participate. Læs mere

Mini-course on Ayurvedic Medicine in India (part II)

25. oktober 2012 kl. 15.15

On the Ancient Indian Massage Technique "Chavuttithirumal". NOTE: New venue Læs mere

On Pilgrimages and Chariot Festivals

23. oktober 2012 kl. 15.15

"On Pilgrimages and Chariot Festivals" ved Erik R. Sand og Peter B. Andersen. For at markere ToRS' nye uddannelse "Moderne Indien og Sydasienstudier" og som del af India Today/Copenhagen Tomorrow arrangerer ADI og ToRS hen over efteråret en række eftermiddagsforedrag om Indien. BEMÆRK VENLIGST LOKALEÆNDRINGEN! Læs mere

Mini-course on Ayurvedic Medicine in India (part I)

22. oktober 2012 kl. 13.15

Basic principles and the history of Ayurveda in India. Læs mere

Ph.d. forsvar ved Karen Asta Arnfred Vallgårda

16. oktober 2012 kl. 13:00 - præcis

Karen Asta Arnfred Vallgårda fosvarer sin Ph.d. afhandling "Bringing Children into the Fold. Danish Missionaries in Colonial South India 1864-1918". Læs mere

Forskerdebat på Kulturnatten d. 12. oktober

12. oktober 2012 kl. 18.00

En bæredygtig fremtid kræver langt mere end teknologiske løsninger. Vores kultur, historie og samfund er lige så vigtig for, hvilken retning vi bærer verden i. Hør forskerne dykke helt ned i de værdier, holdninger og politiske strategier, der i virkeligheden afgør, om vi tør ændre vores samfund. Fire debatoplæg sætter fokus på hver sin verdensdel fra Arktis til Asien, og tager fat om nældens rod – os mennesker og vores indstilling til en bæredygtig fremtid. Læs mere

Governing the Global Economy: States, Networks, and the Rise of East Asian Economies

05. oktober 2012 kl. 14.00

Gæsteforelæsning ved Professor Henry Wai-chung Yeung, PhD, Professor of Economic Geography, National University of Singapore. Læs mere

Writing Transcultural Spaces

03. oktober 2012 kl. 14.00

Seminar og oplæsninger med forskere i indisk litteratur samt to indiske forfattere Mridula Garg og Githa Hariharan. Arrangementet er en del af India Today/Copenhagen Tomorrow programmet. Læs mere

Workshop on Japanese research tools

25. september 2012 kl. 9:30

Workshop on Japanese online research tools at the Faculty Library of Humanities, Amager, Copenhagen. The workshop will be a demonstration of three of the most important Japanese databases and a presentation of Japanese e-books. Læs mere

India: Literature Now

24. september 2012 kl. 16.00

I forbindelse med India Today/Copenhagen Tomorrow programmet inviterer Københavns Universitet og Gyldendal til et arrangement, hvor tre indiske og tre danske forfattere diskuterer litteraturens rolle i dagens Indien og Danmark. Læs mere

The clash of nationalisms in Northeast Asia

20. september 2012 kl. 14.00

Roundtable event on the 2012 Diplomatic Dispute between China-­Japan at the Department of Political Science. Læs mere

Copenhagen South Asia Workshop 2012

17. september 2012 kl. 9.30

"Worlds of South Asia" er den fjerde i rækken af Copenhagen South Asia Workshops. Der kan indsendes abstracts frem til den 5. juni 2012. Læs mere

On Ayurveda and Yoga

11. september 2012 kl. 15.15

For at markere ToRS' nye uddannelse "Moderne Indien og Sydasienstudier" og som del af India Today/Copenhagen Tomorrow arrangerer ADI og ToRS hen over efteråret en række eftermiddagsforedrag om Indien. Første dobbelt-foredrag er ved Ken Zysk og Anusuya Kumar. Læs mere

PhD defense - Dan Hirslund

05. september 2012 kl. 15.00

Dan Hirslund forvarer sin Ph.d. afhandling "Sacrificing Youth - Maoist Cadres and Political Activism in Post-war Nepal". Læs mere

Imaginaries of Modern India

03. september 2012 kl. 14.00

Seminar "Imaginaries of Modern India" på Aarhus Universitet med Saloni Mathur, UCLA og Ravinder Kaur, Københavns Universitet. Læs mere

Workshop: Sikh Identity Formations

31. august 2012 kl. 9.30

Nordcorp workshop over to dage om "Sikh Identity Formations" fra den 31. august. Første dag er åben for alle. Læs mere

Spectacle of Globality

29. august 2012

India’s makeover as a global power calls for a rethinking of theoretical debates and discourses of belonging, citizenship, national identity, popular politics and the contested place of its colonial past in this present moment of globality. Two-day workshop addressing the social-political processes at work in shaping India as a global power. Læs mere

Rethinking Japanese Studies from Practices in the Nordic Region

22. august 2012

Nichibunken’s Overseas Symposium from 22-24 August 2012. The symposium will take place at UCPH and is co-organised by The section of Japanese Studies (ToRS) and ADI, University of Copenhagen. Læs mere

The Rise of China and how to deal with it

10. august 2012 kl. 14.00

Åben forelæsning på IFS ved Shogo Suzuki, University of Manchester “How to assess the Rise of China empirically and theoretically? Chinese soft power – is there a Beijing model being promoted?” og Tim Mondorf “6 truths from 2006 - the search for a post-financial crisis paradigm for globalization and interaction with China”. Læs mere

Gender and Body Dynamics Denmark-China

10. august 2012

Summer school in August 2012 on 'Gender and Body Dynamics Denmark-China' in Copenhagen and Beijing. Applications must be submitted by 10 June 2012. Læs mere

Summer school: The Rise of China in Domestic, Regional and Global Contexts

01. august 2012

Institut for Statskundskab afholder sommerskole om "The Rise of China in Domestic, Regional and Global Contexts" fra den 1.-10. august 2012. Tilmeldingsfrist er 1. maj 2012. Læs mere

The Innovation of a Chinese School of IR

27. juni 2012 kl. 13.00

Forskningsseminar på CAST "'You need to do something that the Westerners cannot understand' - The Innovation of a Chinese School of IR" ved Peter Marcus Kristensen og Ras Tind Nielsen. Læs mere

The Internationalisation of Dalit and Adivasi Activism

25. juni 2012

Luisa Steur, Institut for Antropologi ved KU, er medarrangør af en interdisciplinær konference om 'Internationlisation of Dalit and Adivasi activism', der finder sted i London. Frist for tilmelding er 18. juni 2012. Læs mere

Demokrati i Burma: Er reformerne reelle?

19. juni 2012 kl. 10.00

Offentlig debat om de demokratiske reformer i Burma/Myanmar med deltagelse af højtstående repræsentanter fra den burmesiske regering og det burmesiske TV eksilmedie Democratic Voice of Burma. Læs mere

Political Functions of Security Speech in the People’s Republic of China

13. juni 2012 kl. 14.15

Gæsteforelæsning ved Juha Vuori, University of Turku om "Political Functions of Security Speech in the People’s Republic of China" arrangeret af CAST. Læs mere

Burma book launch

11. juni 2012 kl. 16.00

Book launch at NIAS Press: The Authority of Influence : Women and Power in Burmese History by Jessica Harriden. Læs mere

Systemkritiske oversættelser af Jeju 4.3 Massakren i Korea

23. maj 2012 kl. 15.00

Koreastudier/ToRS afholder et spændende foredragsarrangement om: 'Systemkritiske oversættelser af Jeju 4.3 Massakren i Korea’ ved billedkunstner Jane Jin Kaisen. Læs mere

Kashgar Revisited

10. maj 2012

Tre-dages workshop fra 10.-12. maj i anledning af 10 års jubilæet for Ambassadør Gunnar Jarrings død. Læs mere

Spøgelsesbyer i Kina

08. maj 2012 kl. 19.30

Foredrag i Dansk-Kinesisk Forening af Michael Ulfstjerne tirsdag den 8. maj 2012 kl. 19.30 i Forsamlingshuset, Kulturstaldene, Onkel Dannys Plads, 1700 København V. Læs mere

Rising Asia, Anxious Europe

02. maj 2012

International ADI konference på Københavns Universitet 2.-3. maj 2012.  Læs mere

Japan's African Policy: An Overview of A Century of Japan-Africa Relations

29. marts 2012 kl. 12.00

NIAS og Nitteian Kenkyukai inviterer til workshop om"Japan's African Policy: An Overview of a Century of Japan-Africa Relations" med Professor Jun Morikawa, Rakuno Gakuen University, Japan. Læs mere

Situationen i Tibet

12. marts 2012 kl. 12.15

Lunch meeting with Dr. Robert Barnett, Adjunct Professor and Director of Modern Tibetan Studies, Columbia University. Læs mere

Symposium Commemorating '311'

08. marts 2012 kl. 13.00

One Year On - A Symposium Commemorating ‘311', the Great East Japan Earthquake of 2011. Læs mere

Ph.d. forsvar ved Jesper Schlæger

24. februar 2012 kl. 14.00

Jesper Schlæger, Institut for Statskundskab, forsvarer sin Ph.d. afhandling "E-government in China. Digital information and communication technologies in local government organisational reforms in Chengdu". Læs mere

3 gæsteforelæsninger ved seniorforsker Geir Heierstad

23. februar 2012 kl. 17.00

Forelæsningerne "Pakistan - nation building in the shadow of Bhāratīya Thalasēnā", "India - er "political society" makt for de fattige?" og "India - jakten på det sivile samfunn og dets framtid" finder sted den 23.-24. februar.  Læs mere

SOHR DAMB: A New Perspective on Prehistoric Baluchistan

21. februar 2012 kl. 15.15

Gæsteforelæsning ved Dr. Ute Franke, Islamic Museum Berlin. Læs mere

Archaeological Research and Heritage Projects in Afghanistan: Ancient Herat and Bagh-e Babur

20. februar 2012 kl. 15.15

Gæsteforelæsning ved Dr. Ute Frank, Islamic Museum Berlin. Læs mere

The Status and Challenges of Economic Integration in Europe and Asia: with focus upon Regional Currency Cooperation

20. januar 2012 kl. 13.30

Gæsteforelæsning ved Professor Eiji Ogawa, Vice President, Graduate School of Commerce and Management, Hitotsubashi University, Tokyo. Læs mere

Demystifying China's Economy

19. december 2011 kl. 10.00

Reflektionsgruppen Kina afholder seminar med Justin Lin, Chief Economist og Senior Vice President for World Bank, der vil tale om "Demystifying China's Economy". Arrangementet er kun for inviterede. Læs mere

The making of a new folk art

12. december 2011 kl. 15.00

Forelæsning ved Associate professor Roma Chatterji, Department of Sociology, University of Delhi. Læs mere

Ph.d. forsvar ved Mona Kanwal Sheikh

09. december 2011 kl. 14.00

Mona Kanwal Sheikh forsvarer sin ph.d.-afhandling  "Guardians of God. Understanding the religious violence of Pakistan's Taliban". Læs mere

Sacralizing the State and De-Sacralizing Islam: Islamists and the Democratic Deficit in Pakistan

08. december 2011 kl. 17.00

Roundtable diskussion om "Sacralizing the State and De-Sacralizing Islam: Islamists and the Democratic Deficit in Pakistan" med Farhat Haq, Professor of Political Science, Monmouth College. Læs mere

Postsocialist Publishing: Internet Literature in China

08. december 2011 kl. 15:15

Michel Hockx, SOAS, London, gæster Cross-Cultural Seminar-rækken med et paper om "Postsocialist Publishing: Internet Literature in China". Læs mere

Gæsteforelæsning: Hip Hop i Japan

08. december 2011 kl. 13.15

Gæsteforelæsning "Hip-hop Japan: Creativity and Identity within Cultural Globalisation" ved Kiku Day, Ph.d., musiketnolog ved SOAS, University of London.
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Køn og kultur i Kina

07. december 2011 kl. 19.30

Foredrag i Dansk-Kinesisk Forening af lektor Denise Gimpel, Københavns Universitet. Læs mere

What should we Learn from China?

07. december 2011 kl. 13.15

Gæsteforelæsning ved Dr. Josef Gregory Mahoney, East China Normal University. Læs mere

Krudt og kugler i Kina

25. november 2011 kl. 11.15

Åbent foredrag ved forfatter Simon Rom Gjærø "Krudt og kugler i Kina: Dansk våbenekspert i tjeneste hos Kinas mest magtfulde krigsherre i de kaotiske 1920ere". Efter foredraget vises dokumentarfilm. Læs mere

Shaping modern knowledge on Islam

24. november 2011 kl. 15:15

I næste Cross-Cultural Seminar på ToRS præsenterer Dietrich Jung, Syddansk Universitet, et paper om "Max Weber and Sheikh Ahmad ibn Zayni al-Dahlan: Shaping modern knowledge on Islam". Læs mere

Kina: Ny magt i Arktis. Muligheder og udfordringer for Rigsfællesskabet

24. november 2011 kl. 13.00

Center for Militære Studier afholder seminar med Damien Degeorges om Kinas interesser i Arktis. Tilmeldingsfrist den 23. november kl. 12. Læs mere

ADI Workshop

21. november 2011 kl. 10.15

To-dages workshop med udgangspunkt i de fire nye forskningstemaer: 'Urban Imaginaries and power in Asian mega-cities', 'Bodies and Boundaries', 'State, Society and Marginality', and 'Asia-Europe Encounters'. Læs mere

Halfdan Siiger og den danske forskning i Centralasien

18. november 2011 kl. 13.00

Konferencen den 18-20. november sætter fokus på Halfdan Siiger og den danske forskning i Centralasien. Konferencen afholdes i anledning af 100 års dagen for Siigers fødsel og er arrangeret af Aarhus Universitet, Københavns Universitet, Nationalmuseet og Moesgård Museum. Læs mere

Mapping national anxieties: Thailand's southern conflict

17. november 2011 kl. 15.15

Gæsteforelæsning ved Professor Duncan McCargo, University of Leeds. Efter forelæsningen er der reception i anledning af Professor McCargo's nye bog.
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Health Inequity and Democratic Deficit: Learning by India from India

17. november 2011 kl. 13.15

Gæsteforelæsning ved Dr. Manabi Majumdar, Centre for Studies in Social Sciences, Calcutta.
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Politics of Human Development in an Indian State

16. november 2011 kl. ÆNDRET TIDSPUNKT! 13.15

Gæsteforelæsning ved Dr. Manabi Majumdar, Centre for Studies in Social Sciences, Calcutta.
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Japan Today: Challenges and Responses to Globalization

16. november 2011 kl. 9.00

Symposium på CBS med Professor Toshiya Ozaki, Rikkyo University, Professor Takehiko Kariya, University of Oxford og Professor Anthony P. D'Costa, Asia Research Centre, CBS. Læs mere

Sacred Money. Faith and Finance in a Global Sufi Order

10. november 2011 kl. 15.15

Cross-Cultural Seminar på ToRS ved Nils Bubandt, Professor (mso), Aarhus Universitet. Læs mere

Fra 1982 til 1Q84: Kvinde-narrativer i Murakamis forfatterskab

08. november 2011 kl. 16.00

Gæsteforelæsning ved Gitte Marianne Hansen, Ph.d.-stipendiat i Japansk, University of Cambridge og Nordisk Institut for Asienstudier. Læs mere

Workshop on Queer Theory and Activism in China

28. oktober 2011

Workshop på NIAS om Queer theory og Queer activism i Kina. Tilmelding senest den 21. oktober. Læs mere

From Pusher Street to Purulia: Legal Monism versus Legal Pluralism

26. oktober 2011 kl. 12.15

Lunch lecture ved Stig Toft Madsen, Fil.Dr., Senior Research Fellow, NIAS. Alle er velkomne. Læs mere

Banking viability - reproduction and the sperm crisis in China

13. oktober 2011 kl. 15.15

Ayo Wahlberg, Institut for Antropologi, Københavns Universitet gæster Cross-Cultural Seminars med et paper om "Banking viability - reproduction and the sperm crisis in China". Læs mere

Religious Charity, Secular Law, and NGO Regulation India

11. oktober 2011 kl. 10.15

Gæsteforelæsning ved Erica Bornstein, Lektor i Antropologi, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. Læs mere

Buddhist Economics and Thailand's Sufficiency Economy

10. oktober 2011 kl. 12.15

Gæsteforelæsning ved Professor Donald K. Swearer, Harvard Divinity School.
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Commensality and Social Organisation

06. oktober 2011

Workshop on food, globalisation and identity organised by Department of Cross-cultural and Regional Studies. Læs mere

Gæsteforelæsning ved Penny van Esterik

04. oktober 2011 kl. 14.15

Gæsteforelæsning "Hindsight, Oversight and Insight into Ban Chiang Neolithic Burial Pottery, northeast Thailand; a personal trajectory through interdisciplinary research in Southeast Asia" ved Penny van Esterik, Professor i Antropologi, York University. 
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Japanese Merchants of Culture

29. september 2011 kl. 15.15

I serien Cross-Cultural Seminars vil Brian Moeran fra Copenhagen Business School præsentere et paper om "Japanese Merchants of Culture: The Publishing Business in Japan". Læs mere

Indian Economy under the Reforms: Growth, Poverty and Inequality, 1991 to 2010

29. september 2011 kl. 13.15

Gæsteforelæsning ved Professor Venkatesh Athreya om "Indian Economy under the Reforms: Growth, Poverty and Inequality, 1991 to 2010". Læs mere

Simple Interactions. Lydkunst fra Japan

27. september 2011 kl. 13.00

Artist Talk Simple Interactions. Lydkunst fra Japan ved Institut for Kunst- og Kulturvidenskab. Læs mere

Ph.d. forsvar ved Winnie Bothe

23. september 2011 kl. 14.00

Winnie Bothe forsvarer afhandlingen "Forming Local Citizens in Bhutan: The Traditionalization of Participation - Empowerment, Domination or Subjugation?" Læs mere

Ph.d. forsvar ved Jens Tue Sejrup

23. september 2011 kl. 13.00

Jens Sejrup fosvarer sin Ph.d. afhandling "Returns of the Other. The Roles of Repetition and Representation in Mass Media Coverage of Japan-Taiwan Relations". Læs mere

Indonesian Minorities - Rights, Plights and Positions

22. september 2011

Nordic Indonesia Studies Network (NISN) afholder sin tredje workshop, denne gang om Indonesiens minoriteter. Læs mere

Rabindranath Tagore

19. september 2011 kl. 10.00

Konference i anledning af 150 års jubilæet for Rabindranath Tagores fødsel (1861-1941). Tagore var indisk forfatter, komponist, filosof, maler og musiker. I 1913 vandt han Nobels litteraturpris. Læs mere

Cross-Cultural Seminar: Oscar Salemink

15. september 2011 kl. 15.15

Seminar ved Oscar Salemink, Professor i Antropologi, Københavns Universitet, om "Sex and the Temple: Interlocking categorizations of sexuality, gender and the sacred in post-secular Vietnam".
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ETSG 2011 Copenhagen

08. september 2011

European Trade Study Group (ETSG) afholder sin 13. konference i september i København. Læs mere

Urban imaginaries and power in Asian mega-cities

22. august 2011 kl. 13.00

ADI og Jørgen Delman, Professor ved Kinastudier, inviterer forskere ved KU til et indledende møde om et nyt forskningsprojekt: "Urban imaginaries and power in Asian mega-cities". Læs mere

Kinesisk udenrigspolitik og den interne debat

18. august 2011 kl. 15.00

Camilla T. N. Sørensen, Ph.d., Beijing taler om "Kinesisk udenrigspolitik og den interne debat". Efterfølgende kommentar ved Flemming Ytzen, Politiken og NIAS. Læs mere

Mindfulness - aftenforedrag

09. august 2011 kl. 18.30

Mindfulness, tibetansk buddhisme og spiritualitet. En introduktion til videnskab og praksis om mestring af rastløse tanker med Alan Wallace og Peter Elsass. Læs mere

Danish expeditions along the Silk Road

06. juli 2011 kl. 14.30

Offentlig forelæsning ved Dr.phil. Esther Fihl, Professor mso om "Danish expeditions along the Silk Road - Collecting objects from the Steppes to the High Pamirs 1896-1899". Læs mere

Gæsteforelæsning ved Prof. Thomas Barfield

04. juli 2011 kl. 15.00

Prof. Thomas Barfield giver en forelæsning med titlen "The nomadic legacy in Central Asia: Empires, trade and political culture" i forbindelse med ADI's sommerskole om Centralasien.   Læs mere

Gæsteforelæsning ved Prof. Bert Fragner

04. juli 2011 kl. 14.15

Prof. Bert Fragner giver i forbindelse med ADI's Centralasien sommerskole en forelæsning om "The Mongol Empire (13th and 14th centuries) - a starting point of 'Early Modern Times' in a global perspective?"   Læs mere

ADI Summer School on Central Asia

04. juli 2011

ADI summer school on ‘History, Identity and Religion in Contemporary Central Eurasia' to be held in Copenhagen, Denmark, 04.07.2011 - 15.07.2011. Læs mere

Crossing cultural borders then and now - In the fish market at Tranquebar and in the archive

21. juni 2011 kl. 14.30

Gæsteforelæsning på Nationalmuseet "Crossing cultural borders then and now - In the fish market at Tranquebar and in the archive" ved Professor Will Sweetman. Læs mere

Tiltrædelsesforelæsning - Oscar Salemink

17. juni 2011 kl. 14.00

Institut for Antropologi og ADI inviterer til Professor Oscar Saleminks tiltrædelsesforelæsning "Framing Religion: The Human Rights Encounter and the Transformation of Religion in Vietnam". Læs mere

Gæsteforelæsning ved Richard Upward

10. juni 2011 kl. 13.00

Gæsteforelæsning på Økonomisk Institut: "Quantity Restrictions and Price Adjustment of Chinese Textile Exports to the US" ved Richard Upward, University of Nottingham. Læs mere

Ph.d. workshop "Writing Difference"

05. juni 2011

ADI afholder i samarbejde med New York University en Ph.d. workshop om "Writing Difference" for Ph.d. stipendiater ved de to universiteter. Læs mere

A World of Translation

30. maj 2011 kl. 9.00

Forskerskolen for Regionale Studier arrangerer internationalt Ph.d. kursus, der ser på problemstillinger vedrørende 'oversættelse' fra teoretiske, empiriske og historiske vinkler. Læs mere om program, format og deadlines. Læs mere

The worship of young virgin girls as goddesses in the secular state of Nepal

23. maj 2011 kl. 13.00

Gæsteforelæsning ved Michael Allen, Emeritus Professor, Dept. of Anthropology, University of Sydney. Læs mere

Challenging the Harmonious Society - Tibetans and Uyghurs in Socialist China

20. maj 2011

Workshop om "Challenging the Harmonious Society - Tibetans and Uyghurs in Socialist China". Denne workshop er et lukket arrangement for indbudte gæster. Læs mere

Indo-pakistansk musikaften

19. maj 2011 kl. 20.00

Dansk Netværk for Pakistan Studier inviterer til musikaften med klassisk musik fra det indiske subkontinent.  Læs mere

Ph.d forsvar ved Thao Thi Vu

17. maj 2011 kl. 13.15

Thao Thi Vu forsvarer sin Ph.d. afhandling "When Women Make "Houses": Female Labour Migration and Family Transition in Rural Vietnam". Institut for Geografi og Geologi.
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Gao Xingjian: "Literature and Ideology"

09. maj 2011 kl. 14.00

Gæsteforelæsning ved Gao Xingjian, vinder af Nobelprisen i litteratur i 2000. LUKKET FOR TILMELDING. Læs mere

ADI Lunch Lecture - Ravinder Kaur

03. maj 2011 kl. 12.15

Ravinder Kaur, lektor ved ToRS, holder den næste ADI Lunch Lecture, som vil handle om "Design of a Nation: Making India Global". Læs mere

Trapped Giant: China's Troubled Military Rise

02. maj 2011 kl. 15.15

Center for Militære Studier inviterer til seminar om "Trapped Giant: China's Troubled Military Rise" ved Dr. Jonathan Holslag, Brussels Institute of Contemporary China Studies. Læs mere

LARM Artist Talks: Miya Yoshida

29. april 2011 kl. 14.30

LARM Artist Talk: Miya Yoshida, medie/kunstforsker og kurator fra Japan, for tiden tilknyttet Freie Universität, Berlin. Læs mere

Forsknings Døgn 2011: udFORSK Asien!

28. april 2011 kl. 12.30

Den 28. og 29. april slår Det Samfundsvidenskabelige Fakultetsbibliotek dørene op for Forskningens Døgn 2011 med arrangementet udFORSK Asien! Læs mere

Power, Planning, and the Emergence of Baroque Forms of Life in Urban Malaysia

28. april 2011 kl. 12.15

Dr. Richard Baxstrom, University of Edinburgh, gæster ADI med en forelæsning om "Power, Planning, and the Emergence of Baroque Forms of Life in Urban Malaysia". Alle er velkomne! Læs mere

The 'authentic' other on display: living ethnographic exhibitions - past and present

14. april 2011 kl. 13.00

Centre for Global South Asian Studies (CGSAS) inviterer til forelæsning ved Anne Folke Henningsen, Saxo Instituttet.  Læs mere

Bombay's Entangled Modernities, c. 1700-1900

13. april 2011 kl. 13.00

Netværk for verdenshistorie og Saxo Instituttet inviterer til forelæsning og efterfølgende master class med professor C. A. Bayly fra University of Cambridge. Læs mere

The Management of Water and Waste Water in some Towns of the Harrappa Civilization of South Asia

12. april 2011 kl. 15.00

Gæsteforelæsning ved Prof. Shereen Ratnagar på det Biovidenskabelige Fakultet. Læs mere

Seminar: Is a Peaceful Rise of China Possible?

11. april 2011 kl. 15.00

Center for Militære Studier, Institut for Statskundskab, inviterer til seminar med professor Barry Buzan. Læs mere

What's in a word? The minority concept revisited

07. april 2011 kl. 8:30

Konference og Ph.d. kursus. Læs mere om format, program og frister for registrering, abstracts og papers. Læs mere

Visual Anthropology: Awakening Giant - the Cultural Revolution in the People´s Republic of China

30. marts 2011 kl. 17.30

Jens Bjerre, eventyrer, forfatter og dokumentarfilmmager, gæster NIAS og viser film fra 1960'ernes Kina. Læs mere

Heroes and Exemplary Lives in Modern Japan

25. marts 2011 kl. 9.15

Japanstudier ved ToRS inviterer til workshop med Dr. Kweku Ampiah, WREAC Academic Fellow in Japanese Studies, Department of Asian Studies, University of Leeds. Læs mere

A Passage to India

23. marts 2011 kl. 13.00

Filmatiseringen af E. M. Forsters berømte roman "A Passage to India" vises, herefter er der diskussion. Læs mere

Tagore's Legacy

21. marts 2011 kl. 14.15

Gæsteforelæsning "Tagore's Legacy - Rabindranath Tagore's Literature and its Relevance in Modern India" ved Dr. William Radice, School of Oriental and African Studies, London. Alle er velkomne. Læs mere

The Impact of Connectivity on Market Interlinkages; Evidence from Rural Punjab

17. marts 2011 kl. 17.00

Præsentation ved Mahvish Shami, Københavns Universitet. Læs mere

Minicoy - A Muslim Atoll society where women own the homes

24. februar 2011 kl. 14.30

Gæsteforelæsning ved Niels Finn Munch-Petersen, senior ekspert, NIAS. Læs mere

Lunch talk: Dimensions of Social Cohesion

21. februar 2011 kl. 12.30

Lunch talk om "Dimensions of Social cohesion in West-Asian and North African countries" ved Professor Olli Kangas, Social Insurance Institution of Finland.
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On Hatred: Concept, Crime, Culture

17. februar 2011 kl. 12.30

Lunch talk ved Thomas Brudholm, lektor, Institut for Tværkulturelle og Regionale Studier, om "Hatred: Concept, Crime, Culture." Læs mere

"Ritual, Aesthetics, Performance and agency in Pakistan"

10. februar 2011 kl. 9.30

Ph.d. kursus om "Ritual, Aesthetics, Performance and agency in Pakistan". Læs mere

Gæsteforelæsning med Geoffrey Benjamin

24. januar 2011 kl. 15.00

Gæsteforelæsning om "Cooking, Eating and Orientation: The Malay and Chinese and Cultural Regimes Compared" ved professor Geoffrey Benjamin fra Nanyang Technological University, Singapore.
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Chinese Pension Reform

20. januar 2011 kl. 10.00

Gæsteforelæsning "Chinese Pension Reform in the Face of Demographic Transition and Financial Imperfections" på ØI ved Fabrizio Zilibotti, University of Zurich.
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The First Chinese Diaspora: China and Southeast Asia

08. december 2010 kl. 16.00

Gæsteforelæsning ved Professor John Miksic fra National University of Singapore. Forelæsningen er arrangeret af ADI og Sydøstasienstudier, ToRS i anledning af 50 års jubilæet for Asienstudier ved Københavns Universitet. Læs mere

ADI Lunch Lecture

08. december 2010 kl. 12.15

"Junk Empire. A preliminary take on Chinese construction projects and timber extraction in Mozambique" ved Morten Axel Pedersen, Mikkel Bunkenborg og Morten Nielsen fra Institut for Antropologi. Læs mere

Dynamic Labor Demand in China: Public and Private Objectives

07. december 2010 kl. 13.00

Econometrics seminar om "Dynamic Labor Demand in China: Public and Private Objectives" på Økonomisk Institut ved Russell Cooper, University of Texas. Læs mere

Shipwrecks in the Java Sea: Ancient Ships and Modern Treasure Hunters

06. december 2010 kl. 15.15

ADI og Sydøstasienstudier, ToRS inviterer til forelæsning ved Professor John Miksic fra National University of Singapore. Læs mere

Rethinking China’s New Documentary Movement: Engagement with the Social

06. december 2010 kl. 14.30

Lu Xinyu fra Fudan University, Shanghai giver gæsteforelæsning om 'New Documentary Movement'. Læs mere

Visual Anthropology: Awakening Giant - the Cultural Revolution in the People´s Republic of China

02. december 2010 kl. 17.00

AFLYST! Jens Bjerre, eventyrer, forfatter og dokumentarfilmmager, gæster NIAS og viser film fra 1960'ernes Kina. Læs mere

Informationsmøde - sommerskole i Singapore

29. november 2010 kl. 15.30

Kom til informationsmøde på ToRS om sommerskole i Singapore 2011. Læs mere

Towards a new literature? Women writers in contemporary Japan

16. november 2010 kl. 11.00

Japanstudier og ADI indbyder til gæsteforelæsning med Professor Anne Sakai-Bayard fra INALCO, Paris.
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Asian Diversity in a Global Context

11. november 2010

ADI's årlige internationale konference i Festsalen er i år udvidet til et stort tre-dages arrangement med et væld af workshops og paneler. Læs mere

Nepal Today

12. oktober 2010 kl. 10.00

Nepal Today: A Conversation on Development, Governance and Politics - with Professor Mahendra Lawoti, University of Michigan. Læs mere

Goa - An Internal Exotic in South Asia

05. oktober 2010 kl. 13.00

Gæste forelæsning ved Pamila Gupta, Wits Institute for Social and Economic Research, Johannesburg. "Goa - An Internal Exotic in South Asia. Discourses of Colonialism and Tourism" Læs mere

Danish Media and Pakistani Islam

04. oktober 2010 kl. 14.30

Gæsteforelæsning på NIAS ved Uzma Rehman, Ph.d. fra Religionshistorie, ToRS. Alle er velkomne.
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Copenhagen South Asia Workshop

28. september 2010 kl. 9.30

En-dags workshop om "Writing South Asia" med paper præsentationer samt gæsteforelæsning ved Professor Tanika Sarkar fra Jawaharlal Nehru University. Læs mere

National attitudes and politics in Japan

24. september 2010 kl. 10.00

Gæsteforelæsning med Professor Akihiko Tanaka, Managing Director & Executive Vice President, University of Tokyo. Alle er velkomne. Registrering nødvendig. Læs mere

Energy Diplomacies of East Asian States

23. september 2010 kl. 9.15

Christopher Dent, Professor of East Asia's International Political Economy ved University of Leeds, giver forelæsningen "Understanding the Energy Diplomacies of East Asian States" på Institut for Tværkulturelle og Regionale Studier. Læs mere

The British Empire c. 1800-1950: between reform and repression

23. september 2010 kl. 15.15

Christopher Bayly, St. Catharine's College, Cambridge er udnævnt adjungeret professor ved SAXO Instituttet og holder tiltrædelsesforelæsning om "The British Empire c. 1800-1950: between reform and repression". Læs mere

Free trade agreements in East Asia and the Asia-Pacific

22. september 2010 kl. 15.15

Christopher Dent, Professor of East Asia's International Political Economy ved University of Leeds, giver forelæsningen "Free trade agreements in East Asia and the Asia-Pacific" på Økonomisk Institut. Læs mere

Shiroki - kalligrafi workshop

21. september 2010 kl. 15.15

Kalligrafi workshop med den japanske kunstner Shiroki. Læs mere

Gæsteforelæsning - Thai Ghosts Go Modern

21. september 2010 kl. 15.00

Gæsteforelæsning "Thai Ghosts Go Modern: Production, Circulation, and Consumption of the Horror in Contemporary Thailand" ved Pattana Kitiarsa, Southeast Asian Studies Programme, National University of Singapore.

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Tibetanske nomader - en livsform i forandring

17. september 2010 kl. 13.30

En billedfortælling af antropolog og rejseleder Ellen Bangsbo.

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ADI Lunch Lecture - Ildiko Beller-Hann

15. september 2010 kl. 12.15

"Household economy and community cohesion in rural Xinjiang" ved lektor Ildiko Beller-Hann, Institut for Tværkulturelle og Regionale Studier. 
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Talking of the Japanese Society and Literature: From Hello Kitty to Haruki Murakami

09. september 2010 kl. 11.00

Japanstudier inviterer til Q&A Seminar med Prof. Norihiro Kato, Waseda University, Tokyo. Læs mere

Ph.d.-forsvar i Antropologi ved Susanne Bregnbæk

03. september 2010 kl. 14.00 (præcis)

Ph.d.-stipendiat Susanne Bregnbæk forsvarer sin ph.d.-afhandling "Family, State and the Quandaries of Education: The Tension between Self-sacrifice and Self-actualization aniong University Students in Beijing" Læs mere

Forskningsseminar med Professor Charles Keyes

01. september 2010 kl. 14.30

Charles Keyes, Professor Emeritus of Anthropology and International Studies,
University of Washington, holder oplæg "From Peasant to Cosmopolitan Villagers: Refiguring the ‘Rural' in Northeastern Thailand" på Institut for Antropologi.
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Ph.d. forsvar - Helle Jørgensen

17. juni 2010 kl. 13.15

Helle Jørgensen, Institut for Historie og Områdestudier, Aarhus Universitet, forsvarer sin Ph.d.-afhandling "Tranquebar - hvis historie? Transnational kulturarv i en tidligere dansk handelskoloni i Sydindien". Læs mere

The Ethnic Crises in Burma/Myanmar: 2010 and Beyond

16. juni 2010 kl. 9.30

Seminaret afholdes på NIAS og fokuserer på den etniske konflikt i Burma/Myanmar, de seneste udviklinger samt det internationale samfunds dilemmaer og muligheder for respons. Læs mere

Seminar - Digital governance in Chengdu

27. maj 2010 kl. 13.00

Seminar om 'Digital governance in Chengdu: Urban management systems and government affairs service centres' ved Jesper Schlæger, Ph.d. stipendiat, Institut for Statskundskab. Alle er velkomne. Læs mere

ADI Lunch Lecture - Jakob Roland Munch

19. maj 2010 kl. 12.15

Den næste forelæsning i ADI Lunch Lecture serien er med Jakob Roland Munch, Professor, Økonomisk Institut. "Trade with China - Are there reasons to be concerned?" Læs mere

Special Seminar on Diplomacy in East Asia

05. maj 2010 kl. 14.00

Special Seminar on Diplomacy in East Asia: Japan, US and China relations in the 21st  century organized by The Asia Research Centre, CBS and the Japanese Embassy in Copenhagen. Læs mere

ADI Lunch Lecture - Søren Ivarsson

21. april 2010 kl. 12.15

Søren Ivarsson, Saxo Instituttet, holder den næste ADI Lunch Lecture, som vil handle om "Policepower and the formation of the modern Thai state: The Thai Provincial Gendarmerie and its Danish Officers, 1897-1926." Læs mere

China and India as development actors

12. april 2010 kl. 15.00

Gæsteforelæsning med Peter Kragelund, Roskilde Universitet. Forelæsningen er arrangeret af Camilla Sørensen, Institut for Statskundskab. Læs mere

Gæsteforelæsning - Helmut Morsbach

12. april 2010 kl. 13.15

ADI indbyder til gæsteforelæsning med Professor Helmut Morsbach, Temple University, Tokyo. Titlen på forelæsningen er "The psychological importance of ritualized gift exchange in modern Japan". Læs mere

The Process of Resolution of Conflict in Aceh: Are there Lessons To Be Learned

08. april 2010 kl. 14.00

Timo Kivimäki, professor, Institut for Statskundskab, giver gæsteforelæsning på NIAS. Alle er velkomne. Læs mere

Masculinities: Perspectives from the South

25. marts 2010 kl. 12.30

Dr. Ajay Bailey, University of Groningen, gæster NIAS og ADI for at deltage i en roundtable diskussion om "Masculinities: Perspectives from the South". Læs mere

Gæsteforelæsning - Jonas Parello-Plesner

22. marts 2010 kl. 15.00

Institut for Statskundskab inviterer til gæsteforelæsning om "The New Rising Powers, China and India - responsible stakeholders of the international system?" Læs mere

Debataften om Japan

18. marts 2010 kl. 19.00

Dansk-Japansk Selskab afholder debat om dagens Japan. Arrangementet er åbent for alle. Læs mere

ADI Lunch Lecture - Ayo Wahlberg

17. marts 2010 kl. 12.15

Ayo Wahlberg, Institut for Antropologi, giver den næste ADI Lunch Lecture: “Family secrets and the industrialisation of herbal medicine in Viet Nam”. Læs mere

Gæsteforelæsning - Erica Bornstein

16. marts 2010 kl. 14.00

Erica Bornstein, adjunkt i antropologi, University of Wisconsin, besøger ToRS og giver en forelæsning med titlen 'Philanthropy and Empathy in New Delhi'. Læs mere

ADI South Asia Lecture - Dr. Nikita Sud

15. marts 2010 kl. 10.00

Dr. Nikita Sud fra Department of International Development, University of Oxford gæster Københavns Universitet med en forelæsning om "Liberalisation, Hindu Nationalism and the State". Læs mere

Ph.d. forsvar - Mikkel Rytter

05. marts 2010 kl. 14.00

Mikkel Rytter, Institut for Antropologi, forsvarer sin Ph.d. afhandling "Family Upheaval - Generation, mobility and relatedness among Pakistani migrants in Denmark". Læs mere

ADI Lunch Lecture - East Asian Peace

17. februar 2010 kl. 12.15

Timo Kivimäki, professor, Institut for Statskundskab lægger ud med forelæsningen 'East Asian Peace' i ADI lunch lecture serien.
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Cultural Cities: Internationalt seminar på IKK

10. februar 2010 kl. 9.00

"Creativity and Social Inclusion in Osaka and Copenhagen" er et internationalt 2-dages seminar, der markerer startskuddet til et forskningssamarbejde mellem IKK og Urban Research Plaza ved Osaka City University. Alle er velkomne. Læs mere

Gæsteforelæsning ved Nils Finn Munch-Petersen

21. januar 2010 kl. 13.00

Nils Finn Munch-Petersen holder gæsteforelæsning om "The Maldive Islands - cultural implosion" på NIAS. Alle er velkomne. Læs mere

China - The Resilience of the Authoritarian State

17. december 2009 kl. 14.00

Börje Ljunggren, tidligere svensk ambassador i Kina og Vietnam, gæster NIAS for at give en forelæsning om 'China - The Resilience of the Authoritarian State'. Alle er velkomne! Læs mere

Ph.d.-forsvar - Ann Fenger Benwell

10. december 2009 kl. 14.00

Ann Fenger Benwell forvarer sin Ph.d. afhandling 'Keeping up Appearances - Gender and Ideal Womanhood in Postsocialist Mongolia'.

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Climate Change - Perspectives on Asia

08. december 2009 kl. 14.00

I anledning af COP15 i København fra den 7.-18. december afholder ADI og NIAS et fælles, tværfagligt klimaseminar med fokus på Asien. Alle er velkomne! Læs mere

ADI South Asia lectures - Professor Rajesh Kochhar

07. december 2009

Professor Rajesh Kochhar fra Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Mohali, Chandigarh, gæster Københavns Universitet og Nationalmuseet for at give en række forelæsninger. Læs mere

ADI South Asia Workshop - Reimagining Pakistan

02. december 2009 kl. 10.00

ADI og Centre of Global South Asian Studies ved Københavns Universitet inviterer til en-dags workshop under titlen 'Reimagining Pakistan' med bl.a. Tariq Ali, Markus Daechsel og Michael Jarlner. Tilmelding er nødvendig. Læs mere

ADI Workshop

26. november 2009 kl. 9.00

ADI inviterer til to-dags museumsworkshop med paneler bestående af antropologer, historikere, forskere fra områdestudier og museumsantropologer. Tilmelding er nødvendig. Læs mere

Faglig og social ADI-dag

25. november 2009 kl. 10.00

ADI holder et fagligt og socialt en-dags arrangement for nyansatte under ADI bevillingen samt andre Asien forskere ved Københavns Universitet.  Læs mere

Etniske minoriteter og nationale identiteter i Iran

17. november 2009 kl. 15.15

ToRS indbyder til Islamseminar med oplæg ved Rasmus Elling. Læs mere

Monastic Warriors as Villains: Constructing Cultural Paradigms in Early Modern and Modern Japan

13. november 2009 kl. 13.00

Mikael Adolphson fra University of Alberta holder gæsteforelæsning på ToRS om 'Monastic Warriors as Villains: Constructing Cultural Paradigms in Early Modern and Modern Japan'. Læs mere

ADI South Asia lecture med Abhijit Roy

12. november 2009 kl. 10.00

Abhijit Roy er i København i november i forbindelse med CPH:DOX. Ved den lejlighed besøger han Centre of Global South Asian Studies ved ToRS, hvor han giver en gæsteforelæsning om populær kultur, TV og globalisering. Titlen er "Betty comes to India: Television, globalization and popular discourses of ‘change'". Læs mere


09. november 2009 kl. 14.00

Det antropologiske klimacenter Waterworlds inviterer til seminar med præsentation af projektet. Læs mere

Hvordan studeres International Politik verden over?

02. november 2009 kl. 10.15

Seminar i anledningen af udgivelsen af 'International Relations Scholarship Around the World', redigeret af Arlene B. Tickner & Ole Wæver; Routledge 2009. Læs mere

Gæsteforelæsning med Guoxiang Peng

28. oktober 2009 kl. 15.15

ADI inviterer til gæsteforelæsning med Professor Guoxiang Peng, Tsinghua University. Titlen på forelæsningen er 'Inside the Revival of Confucianism in Mainland China: the Vicissitudes of Confucian Classics in Contemporary China as an Example'. Læs mere

ADI South Asia Seminar - Det Indiske Demokrati

22. oktober 2009 kl. 15.15

ADI-seminar med Stig Toft Madsen og Jørgen Dige, Århus Universitet om 'Det Indiske Demokrati'.  Læs mere

Kloden rundt: Fortællinger om tid og rum

06. oktober 2009 kl. 16.00

Center for Komparative Kulturstudier arrangerer hvert semester i storinstituttet en række forskningseftermiddage i form af arrangementet Kloden Rundt. Denne gang er temaet: Fortællinger om tid og rum. Læs mere

Round table discussion

06. oktober 2009 kl. 12.30

NIAS inviterer til round table discussion om "What Could the Aceh Experience Contribute to Our Understanding of Conflict Resolution and Post Conflict Development?" Læs mere

The state and public sector performance in China

01. oktober 2009 kl. 10.15

Professor og seniorforsker Christine Wong fra Oxford University gæster Københavns Universitet den 1. oktober. Alle er velkomne til hendes forelæsning "The state and public sector performance in China". Læs mere

Konflikten på Sri Lanka

24. september 2009 kl. 18.30

International Debat og netværket Initiativet2009 sætter fokus på Sri Lanka konflikten med et debatarrangement 'Sri Lanka efter krigen - hvordan vindes freden?'. Alle er velkomne. Læs mere

Diskussionsmøde med Professor Susan Napier

18. september 2009 kl. 15.00

Professor Susan Napier, Tufts University, besøger Asienafdelingen i Leifsgade til et uformelt diskussionsmøde om japansk litteratur og popkultur. Læs mere

Ph.d.-forsvar - Mikkel Bunkenborg

18. september 2009 kl. 14.00 (præcis)

Ph.d.-stipendiat Mikkel Bunkenborg, Institut for Antropologi forsvarer sin afhandling "Porous Persons and Empty Disorders - Producing Healthy People in Rural North China". Læs mere

Soft Power Impact of Asia

17. september 2009 kl. 13.30

Asian Dynamics Initiative inviterer til enestående konference i Festsalen. Fire internationale eksperter leverer hovedtalerne under det overordnede tema Asiens soft power. Emnerne i talerne vil rangere fra anime og manga til hinduisme, diplomati og finanskrise.  Læs mere

Ph.d.-forsvar - Morten Oxenbøll

11. september 2009 kl. 13.00 (præcis)

Morten Oxenbøll forsvarer sin Ph.d afhandling "Akutō. Images of Medieval Japanese Banditry". Læs mere

Culture and Contrition: Apology in Dispute Resolution in Japan and North America

26. august 2009 kl. 16.30

Annalise Acorn, Faculty of Law, University of Alberta, gæster ToRS med forelæsningen 'Culture and Contrition: Apology in Dispute Resolution in Japan and North America'. Læs mere

Gæsteforelæsning - Doris Jedamski

25. august 2009 kl. 14.00

Dr. Doris Jedamski, Leiden Universitet, besøger NIAS og giver forelæsningen "The Chinese Malay contribution to the Understanding of a National Culture in Indonesia". Læs mere

Doing Business in China

10. august 2009

Nordic Centre, Fudan University, Shanghai organizes a one-week course on 'Doing Business in China' from 10-14 August 2009. Application deadline: 1 June 2009 Læs mere

Konference i Korea - Peace and conflict

10. august 2009

The Peace and Conflict Studies Network of the ASEM Education Hub together with Yonsei University will organize a full day conference in Seoul on "Long Peace of East Asia since 1979 and West Europe since 1945: Comparison and Implications". Læs mere

East Asian Peace since 1979 - Panel

06. august 2009

NIAS - Nordic Institute of Asian Studies together with its alliance partners will organize a panel on "East Asian Peace 1979-" for the European Alliance for Asian Studies at the 6th International Convention of Asia Scholars (ICAS) in August 2009 in Daejeon, Korea. Læs mere

South Asian Migration and Diaspora

19. juli 2009

Nordisk Sommeruniversitets studiekreds 'South Asia in the 21st Century' inviterer til workshop ved sommersessionen 2009 i Tyrifjord, Norge.
Sidste frist for tilmelding 30. marts 2009. Læs mere

Sommerkursus: Introduction to Modern China

06. juli 2009

Nordic Centre Fudan University i Shanghai holder igen i år et tre ugers sommerkursus for studerende fra nordiske medlemsuniversiteter. Kurset er åben for tilmelding. Læs mere

Ph.d. forsvar ved Frida Hastrup

26. juni 2009 kl. 13.00 (præcis)

Frida Hastrup forvarer sin Ph.d. afhandling 'Weathering the World. Recovery in the Wake of the Tsunami in a Tamil Fishing Village'. Læs mere

Konference: Copenhagen South Asia Network

18. juni 2009 kl. 9.30

Netværket CSAN holder sin første Sydasien-konference i København fra den 18-19. juni. Frist for at indsende abstracts: 31. marts. Tilmeldingsfrist: 1. maj. Læs mere

Alternative Spaces and Cultural Translation

08. juni 2009

As part of the Alternative Spaces research project, an international conference on alternative spaces is held from 8-10 June 2009. A PhD course will run in the afternoon as a parallel programme. Deadline for registration is 1 April 2009. Læs mere

Japan's role in peacebuilding in Asia

18. maj 2009 kl. 14.00

ADI og NIAS arrangerer i samarbejde med Den Japanske Ambassade en gæsteforelæsning med Professor Toshiya Hoshino fra Osaka Universitet. Professor Hoshino er tidligere ministerråd ved den japanske FN-mission i New York og har specialiseret sig i fredsopbygning og humanitær bistand. Læs mere

Ten Years of Democracy in Indonesia (1998-2008)

13. maj 2009

Nordic Indonesia Studies Network er et nyt forum for Nordens Indonesien forskere. Lige nu er der tilmelding og 'Call for Papers' til den første workshop 'Ten Years of Democracy in Indonesia (1998-2008)'. Læs mere

Riots and Elections in India

12. maj 2009 kl. 14.00

Professor Dipak Malik gæster København den 12. maj for at holde en forelæsning om det igangværende valg i Indien og de bagvedliggende politiske processer. Gæsteforelæsningen er arrangeret af NIAS og ADI.
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Kloden Rundt. Civil samfund og Stat

30. april 2009 kl. 15.15

Center for Komparative Kulturstudier, ToRS, arrangerer hvert semester en række forskningseftermiddage i form af arrangementet "Kloden Rundt". Denne gang er temaet 'Civil samfund og stat'. Arrangementet bringer tilhørerne på en rejse fra Tibet over Iran til Tyrkiet med tre oplæg fra forskellige fagområder. Læs mere

Gæsteforelæsninger med Pranab Bardhan

23. april 2009

Professor Pranab Bardhan, fremtrædende udviklingsøkonom fra University of California, Berkeley, gæster DERG, Københavns Universitet. I den forbindelse afholdes to offentlige forelæsninger under titlen: "Awakening Giants, Feet of Clay: A Comparative Economic Assessment of the Rise of China and India". Læs mere

Tiltrædelsesforelæsning: China's new civil society - heading anywhere?

03. april 2009 kl. 14.15

Nytiltrådt professor i Kina-studier på ToRS ved Københavns Universitet, Jørgen Delman, holder tiltrædelsesforelæsning den 3. april. Titlen på forelæsningen er "China's new civil society - heading anywhere?". Læs mere

Tensions in Freefall? The Study of China-Tibet Relations Today

01. april 2009 kl. 10.00

ToRS byder velkommen til gæsteforelæsning med professor Robert J. Barnett fra Columbia University. Titlen på forelæsningen er 'Tensions in Freefall? The Study of China-Tibet Relations Today'. Læs mere

The Enchanted Gift of Democracy. Imagining and Negotiating Democracy in the Tibetan Diaspora

31. marts 2009 kl. 14.00 (præcis)

Trine Brox forvarer sin Ph.d. afhandling 'The Enchanted Gift of Democracy. Imagining and Negotiating Democracy in the Tibetan Diaspora'.  Læs mere

The Ideology of Shari'a Implementation in Contemporary Aceh

31. marts 2009 kl. 13.00

Michael Feener fra National University of Singapore gæster i øjeblikket Københavns Universitet. I den forbindelse har Nordic Indonesia Studies Network arrangeret en gæsteforelæsning med ham under titlen 'The Ideology of Shari'a Implementation in Contemporary Aceh'. Læs mere

Visualising Asian Modernity

28. marts 2009

Visualising Asian Modernity is a series of seminar events that will examine the international impact of the contemporary Asian art world in relation to social change in East Asian societies. Læs mere

Gæsteforelæsning ved Pun Ngai

17. marts 2009 kl. 14.00

Dr. Pun Ngai gæster NIAS og Koordinationen for Kønsforskning ved Københavns Universitet, hvor hun giver en gæsteforelæsning om 'Chinese Female Workers' Subject and New Practices of Community-based Organizing'. Læs mere

Democratic Values and Political Practices in South Asia

13. marts 2009

The Nordic Summer University cluster ‘South Asia in the 21st Century' is pleased to invite you to the first of six workshops focusing on South Asia.  Læs mere

Soft Power Superpowers in Asia

05. marts 2009 kl. 13.00

Japans ambassadør, Seiichi Kondo, gæster Japanskafdelingen på ToRS, Københavns Universitet, for at give forelæsningen 'Soft Power Superpowers in Asia'. Læs mere

Ph.d. forsvar ved Martin Petersen

02. marts 2009 kl. 13.00 præcis

Martin Petersen, Institut for Tværkulturelle og Regionale Studier, forsvarer sin Ph.d. afhandling 'Collecting Korean Shamanism: Biographies & Collecting Devices'. Læs mere

Focus Asia i Lund

26. februar 2009 kl. 9.00

Center for Øst- og Sydøstasiatiske Studier ved Lunds Universitet holder to gange årligt en to-dages åben forelæsningsrække under navnet 'Focus Asia'. Temaet denne gang er 'Medier i Asien'. Alle forelæsningerne er på engelsk.  Læs mere

Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region

24. februar 2009 kl. 14.00

'Ningxia: Introduction to a Province in Western China'. Jesper Schlæger, Ph.d. stipendiat ved Institut for Statskundskab på Københavns Universitet, fortæller om sit ophold i Ningxia i 2008. Læs mere

Ph.d. forsvar ved Ingeborg Vind

20. februar 2009 kl. 13.15

Ingeborg Vind forsvarer sin Ph.d.-afhandling "Skill upgrading in global production networks. The electronics industry in Ho Chi Minh City Region." Læs mere

Regional Development and the Competitive Dynamics of Global Production Networks: An East Asian Perspective

19. februar 2009 kl. 15.15

Professor Henry Yeung fra Department of Geography ved National University of Singapore holder foredrag på Institut for Geografi og Geologi. Læs mere

Seminar og gæsteforelæsning: Confucianism

18. februar 2009

Professor Daniel A. Bell gæster Danmark for at deltage i to arrangementer: et en-dags seminar 'Confucianism, Past and Present' ved Århus Universitet den 18.2. og en gæsteforelæsning 'China's New Confucianism' ved Kinesisk Afdeling, ToRS, Københavns Universitet den 19.2. Læs mere

Lunch talk med Professor Ren Xiao

09. februar 2009 kl. 13.00

Professor Ren Xiao lægger vejen forbi NIAS for at holde en lunch talk om forholdet mellem Kina-Nordkorea-Sydkorea fra et kinesisk perspektiv.  Læs mere

Gæsteforelæsning på CAST

04. februar 2009 kl. 13.00

Professor Ren Xiao giver en gæsteforelæsning på CAST under titlen: "Security regime building in Northeast Asia".   Læs mere

Gæsteforelæsning: Writing for Socialism

09. december 2008 kl. 15.15

Afdelingen for Kinastudier indbyder til gæsteforelæsning ved Dr. Richard King, University of Victoria, Canada. Læs mere

Kandidateksamen - Geografi

04. december 2008 kl. 10.00

Gertrud Kümmel Nielsen forsvarer sit speciale 'Chinese investments in Mozambique. A case study on the developmental ompacts of Chinese investments in Africa'. Læs mere

Mød videnskaben - Kina på kinesisk

03. december 2008 kl. 16.30

Foredragsrækken 'Mød Videnskaben' er en invitation til at lære mere om forskningen på Københavns Universitet. Denne gang tegner Bent Nielsen, lektor på Kinastudier, et billede af, hvordan kineserne ser deres land og kultur. Læs mere

The Growth of Media in China - its impact on political and economic development in China

28. november 2008 kl. 9.15

Den danske UNESCO-nationalkommission, International Media Support og Copenhagen Business School er værter ved konferencen 'The Growth of Media in China - its impact on political and economic development in China'. En af hovedtalerne er Sun Yusheng, vicepræsidenten for CCTV, det kinesiske stats-TV. Sun Yusheng dirigerer CCTVs 16 landsdækkende kanaler. Hvordan griber han det an i et politisk stærkt kontrolleret miljø - midt i en buldrende økonomi? Ved konferencen vil Sun Yunsheng blive udfordret af nogle af verdens førende forskere udi kinesiske medier. Læs mere

Forelæsning ved Asger Røjle Christensen

27. november 2008 kl. 13.15

Japansk afdelingen ved Institut for Tværkulturelle og Regional Studier indbyder til forelæsning med Asger Røjle Christensen, der for nylig har udgivet bogen 'Undskyld på japansk'. Læs mere

Tibet Seminar

25. november 2008 kl. 13.00

NIAS og Afdelingen for Tibetologi, Københavns Universitet, afholder et Tibet Seminar med besøg af en delegation af Tibetforskere fra Kina. Arrangementet er kun for inviterede. Læs mere

Ph.d. forsvar

24. november 2008 kl. 14.00

Camilla T. N. Sørensen, Institut for Statskundskab, forsvarer Ph.d. afhandlingen 'The Contingent Rise of China. The Development in Chinese Post-Cold War Security Policy'. Læs mere

Seminar: Governance in India

21. november 2008 kl. 10.15

Gæsteprofessor ved Institut for Tværkulturelle og Regionale Studier Amit Prakash fra Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, holder et seminar om 'Governance in India: Assessments of an Empirical Survey'. Læs mere

Seminar: Indigenous Peoples in Southeast Asia

19. november 2008 kl. 13.00

NIAS - Nordisk Institut for Asienstudier og Asienafdelingen ved Københavns Universitet inviterer til seminar om etniske minoriteter og indfødte folk i Sydøstasien. Oplægsholderne er Chris Duncan, Katja Kvaale, Mikael Gravers og Ida Nicolaisen. Læs mere

Introduktionskursus: The Census of India

19. november 2008 kl. 10.00

Nationalmuseets Tranquebar Initiativ og Institut for Tværkulturelle og Regionale Studier ved Københavns Universitet  arrangerer et introduktionskursus i brugen af den elektroniske udgave af 'The Census of India'. Læs mere

Franco-Lao cultural hybridity at play

18. november 2008 kl. 10.00

Simon Creak fra Australian National University gæster Saxo Instituttet og giver en forelæsning med titlen 'Franco-Lao cultural hybridity at play: How writing the traditional game of tikhi made modern Laos'. Læs mere

PhD kursus

13. november 2008

Det Biovidenskablige Fakultet (LIFE) udbyder et PhD kursus under titlen 'Food, Medicine and Philosophy in East and West'. Kurset starter i november 2008, og der er stadig ledige pladser. Læs mere

Un-finished Nations in Southeast Asia

07. november 2008 kl. 13.00

CIDeS - Center for International Development Studies ved Roskilde Universitetscenter og NIAS - Nordisk Institut for Asienstudier indbyder til seminar med Max Lane, National University of Singapore og Søren Ivarsson, Københavns Universitet. Læs mere

Ægteskabsmigration: køn, mobilitet og identitet

06. november 2008 kl. 13.15

Migrationsinitiativet ved Københavns Universitet inviterer til seminar om 'Ægteskabsmigration: køn, mobilitet og identitet'. Læs mere

Konference - Human Rights and Business

06. november 2008

Københavns Universitet, Fødevareøkonomisk Institut ved det Biovidenskabelige Fakultet og Copenhagen Business School (CBS) - Centre for CSR og Juridisk Institut arrangerer konferencen 'Corporate Social Responsibility, Business Responsibilities for Human Rights, and International Law: Where do we go after the final report of the SRSG on Human Rights and Business?' Læs mere

Foredrag: Livelihoods, byudvikling og markeder i afrikanske og asiatiske "frontier"-områder

05. november 2008 kl. 19.30

Foredrag med Professor Niels Fold, Institut for Geografi og Geologi, KU. Læs mere

PhD forsvar

04. november 2008 kl. 13.00

Huong My Nguyen forsvarer sin PhD afhandling 'Breaking the Silence: Understanding reproductive Trct Infections among Abortion Seeking Women in Vietnam'. Læs mere

‘Decoupling', WTO krisen og finansiel turbulens: EU, Indien og Kina i den nye verdensøkonomi

30. oktober 2008 kl. 16.00

Institut for Statskundskab indbyder til forelæsningen, der vil tage afsæt i Kinas og Indiens opblomstring som de nye handelsmagter i verdensøkonomien. Læs mere

Gæsteforelæsning - Indian Village

30. oktober 2008 kl. 15.00

ToRS indbyder til gæsteforelæsning med Professor Dr. Rana P. B. Singh, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi. Titlen på forelæsningen er 'Indian Village: System and Tradition in Space, Modernity & Change'. Læs mere

Foredrag: Det europæiske kunstmuseum - og det kinesiske

30. oktober 2008 kl. 15.00

Foredrag ved lektor Anders Troelsen, Institut for Æstetiske Fag, Afdeling for Kunsthistorie, Aarhus Universitet. Læs mere

How does the EU deal with a rising China?

29. oktober 2008 kl. 8.00

Institut for Statskundskab inviterer til gæsteforelæsning ved Jonas Parello Plesner fra Asien- og Latinamerikakontoret, Udenrigsministeriet. Læs mere

Musik fra en udryddet kultur i det østlige Afghanistan

29. oktober 2008 kl. 19.00

Foredrag om 'Musik fra en udryddet kultur i det østlige Afghanistan' i Centralasiatisk Selskab ved musiker og komponist Christer Irgens-Møller.
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Popkultur i Japan

28. oktober 2008 kl. 15.15

Afdelingen for japansk ved ToRS afholder i samarbejde med Den Japanske Ambassade en forelæsning med titlen 'Pop Culture in Japan and its Cultural Roots' ved Professor Hamano Yasuki. Læs mere

Seminar: Contrasting Cases of Nepal and Bangladesh

24. oktober 2008 kl. 13.00

DIIS og NIAS inviterer til seminar 'Inequality and Development Regimes: The Contrasting Cases of Nepal and Bangladesh' ved David Ludden. Læs mere

Workshop - Translocal, Religious Devotion

10. oktober 2008 kl. 10.15

Afdeling for Religionshistorie, Københavns Universitet afholder workshop om 'Translocal, Religious Devotion'. Alle er velkomne. Læs mere

Kloden rundt - fortællinger om oprindelighed

08. oktober 2008 kl. 16.15

Center for Komparative Kulturstudier inviterer til 'Kloden rundt' - en forskningseftermiddag under temaet 'Fortællinger om oprindelighed'. Læs mere

Family in Crisis: Perceptions of Single Women in Beijing

07. oktober 2008 kl. 10.15

Arianne M Gaetano, PhD stipendiat ved Centre for East and Southeast Asian Studies, Lund Universitet besøger NIAS i oktober, hvor hun vil tale om 'Family in Crisis: Perceptions of Single Women in Beijing'. Læs mere

Tranquebar - then and now

03. oktober 2008 kl. 13.15

Afdeling for Religionshistorie, Københavns Universitet og Tranquebar Initiativet, Nationalmuseet inbyder til gæsteforlæsning 'Tranquebar - then and now. A personal reflection as pastor in Tranquebar, South India'.
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The Post-Tsunami Impact on Women in Tranquebar

01. oktober 2008 kl. 16.15

Center for Komparative Kulturstudier, Københavns Universitet og Tranquebar Initiativet, Nationalmuseet inviterer til gæsteforlæsning 'The Post-Tsunami Impact on Women in Tranquebar, India'.
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PhD forsvar

27. september 2008 kl. 9.00

Karl Jakob Krogness forsvarer sin PhD afhandling 'The Koseki System and "Koseki Consciousness" An Exploration of the Development and Function of the Modern Household Registration System and how it influences Social Life'. Læs mere

Kick-off konference

16. september 2008 kl. 13.30

Asian Dynamics Initiative skydes i gang med en højt profileret konference i Festsalen på Frue Plads den 16.9.2008. Læs mere