Lecture Series Winter 2013-2014




Flyer A5
Poster A2


04.02.2014 Prophecy and International Politics in Early Modern Bavaria (1685-1730)
Dr. Lionel Laborie (School of History, Goldsmiths College, University of London; IKGF Visiting Fellow)
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28.01.2014 Prognoses of Decline - Coping with the Future. Reforms in 19th Century Theravada Buddhism in Myanmar
Prof. Dr. Andreas Nehring (Lehrstuhl für Religions- und Missionswissenschaft, FAU; IKGF Visiting Fellow)
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14.01.2014 On the Fei Guoyu 非国语 of Liu Zongyuan 柳宗元 (773-819)
Prof. Dr. Reinhard Emmerich (Institut für Sinologie und Ostasienkunde, Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster)
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07.01.2014 Doubting the Stars: Critical Views on Traditional ′Science′ in Early Modern Japan
Prof. Dr. Matthias Hayek (Université Paris-Diderot; IKGF Visiting Fellow)
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17.12.2013 Rise and Fall of Prognostic Astrology in Scientific Paradigms of Early Modern Europe
Prof. Dr. Walter Sparn (Lehrstuhl für Systematische Theologie I (Dogmatik), Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg)
Die mantischen Künste und die Epistemologie prognostischer Wissenschaften im Mittelalter
Prof. Dr. Alexander Fidora (Institució Catalana de Recerca i Estudis Avançats (ICREA), Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona; Former IKGF Visiting Fellow)
Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. Johannes Fried (Mittelalterliche Geschichte, Johann Wolfgang Goethe- Universität Frankfurt am Main; IKGF Advisory Board)
Prof. Dr. Klaus Herbers (Mittelalterliche Geschichte und historische Hilfswissenschaften, FAU; IKGF Deputy Director)
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10.12.2013 Translation and Adaption: The Continuous Interplays between Chinese Astrology and Foreign Culture
Prof. Dr. Chang Che-chia (Academia Sinica, Taiwan; IKGF Visiting Fellow)
19.11.2013 Understanding the History of Astrology (and Magic) Accurately: Methodological Reflections on Terminology and Anachronism
Dr. Darrel Rutkin (PhD Department of History and Philosophy of Science, Indiana University, Bloomington; IKGF Visiting Fellow)
12.11.2013 Morality and Freedom in Early Daoist Communities
Prof. Dr. Terry Kleeman (Department of Asian Languages and Civilizations, University of Colorado Boulder; IKGF Visiting Fellow)
05.11.2013 Alfons der Weise (1252-1284) und die Astrologie (Lecture in German)
Prof. Dr. Carlos Estepa Díez (Instituto de Historia, Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas (CSIC); IKGF Visiting Fellow)
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22.10.2013 Knowledge and Foreknowledge Extrapolation in First-Second Century China: Remnants of the Spring & Autumn Weft Profundity and Remoteness
Dr. Grégoire Espesset (Centre de recherche sur les civilisations de l′Asie orientale (CRCAO), Collège de France; IKGF Visiting Fellow)
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