News and Upcoming Events

Situating Knowledge

February 2021 Kathmandu
International Workshop within the "Knowledge Production and Circulation" Network
Coordinators: Prof. Dr. Dhruv Raina and Prof. Dr. Joachim Kurtz

Knowledge on the Move: Connectivities, Frontiers, Translations

9  – 10 January 2021 Tokyo  
International Workshop within the "Knowledge Production and Circulation" Network
Coordinators: Prof. Dr. Claudia Derichs and Prof. Dr. Riho Isaka

DAAD funding

for student and faculty exchange for a program on urban transformation in Nepal and India (2020 – 2024) titled: "Urban transformation and placemaking: Fostering Learning from South Asia and Ger­many."
Coordinator: Prof. Dr. Christiane Brosius

Cooperation Partners

Bielefeld University

Heidelberg Center for Transcultural Studies

Institut für Sinologie, Universität Heidelberg

Institut für Ethnologie, Universität Leipzig

Institute of Asian and African Studies

DFG

DAAD

News

Two workshops at the National University of Singapore

Embodied and Sensorial Knowledge (18 and 19 February 2022)
Organizer: Prof. Dr. Kelvin Low

Alternative Discourses (17 and 18 February 2022)
Organizer: Noorman Abdullah

Situating Knowledge - Kathmandu Conference (Postponed to the beginning of February 2021)

An International Workshop within the  Knowledge Production and Circulation
Workshop organizers : Prof. Dr. Dhruv Raina Prof. Dr. Joachim Kurtz

Knowledge on the Move: Connectivities, Frontiers, Translations – Tokyo Conference (Postponed to Janurary or February 2021)

An International Workshop within the  Knowledge Production and Circulation
Workshop organizers : Prof. Dr. Claudia Derichs Prof. Dr. Riho Isaka

Exchange program

The DAAD granted Prof. Christiane Brosius four years of funding (2020–2024) on the topic "Urban transformation and placemaking: Fostering Learning from South Asia and Ger­many"


New publications

Pfaff-Czarnecka, J., & Brosius, C. (2019). Shaping Asia: Connectivities, Comparisons, Collaborations. isa.e-Forum, 1-10.​