The 11th. Annual Meeting 2019

Society for Cultural Interaction in East Asia The 11th. General Assembly and The 11th. Annual Meeting 2019 “Moving Knowledges in East Asia and Beyond—Global Networks in the History of Science and Technology “

  • [Date]   May 11 (Saturday), May 12 (Sunday), 2019
  • [place]  Friedrich-Alexander University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, Kollegienhaus, Universitaetsstrasse 15, 91054 Erlangen
  • [Annual Meeting PDF]  available in English, Chinese (Simplified), Japanese, and Korean

Opening Ceremony

Opening Speech:UCHIDA Keiichi (Professor, Kansai University)


Welcome Speech:Rainer Trinczek (Professor, Dean of the Faculty of Humanities, Social Sciences, and Theology, Friedrich-Alexander University of Erlangen-Nuremberg)


Congratulatory Address:Michael Lackner (Professor, Friedrich-Alexander University of Erlangen-Nuremberg)


Plenary Speech 1

Thomas Mullaney (Professor, Stanford University)
「Forget Everything You’ve Heard about ‘Character Amnesia’: Chinese, Electronic Writing, and the Birth of the Hypograph」


Plenary Speech 2

CHING May Bo (Professor, City University of Hong Kong)
「Rethinking media history in modern China」


Group Photo

Group photo 1

SCIEA11th Annual Meeting at Friedrich-Alexander University of Erlangen-Nuremberg

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11th General Assembly

UCHIDA Keiichi (Kansai University), Shen Guowei (Kansai University)
“Proposed Agenda, New Members, Officers, Secretariat”
HE Huazhen (Zhengzhou University) “Annual Meeting 2020”
SHEN Guowei (Kansai University)
“The Editorial Process and Submission regarding Journal of Cultural Interaction in East Asia”

Inaugural Address


Left:2019 SCIEA Vice President, He Huazhen (On behalf of Prof. LI Yunfu, Zhengzhou University) Right:2019 SCIEA President, Marc A. MATTEN (Friedrich-Alexander-University Erlangen-Nuremberg) 

Introduction of 2020 Annual Meeting Plan


Plan for the 2020 Annual Meeting: Zhengzhou University, China
He Huazhen (Professor, Zhengzhou University)

Round Tables


Panel 1: International Peace after World War I: Shibusawa Eiichi’s Philanthropic Activities and his Foresight

Chair Janet HUNTER (London School of Economics)

John SAGERS (Linfield College)
「Shibusawa Eiichi’s International Philanthropy and Business Network」

KIMURA Masato (Kanda University of International Studies)
「Shibusawa Eiichi’s Views on Britain and Germany after World War I」

IIMORI Akiko (Waseda University)
「The League of Nations Association of Japan and Shibusawa Eiichi’s Role」

Commentator Janet HUNTER (London School of Economics)

Panel 2: Sinology as a Medium of Knowledge Sharing in Nineteenth Century East Asia

Chair  MACHI Senjuro (Nishogakusha University)

MACHI Senjuro (Nishogakusha University)

Eddy DUFOURMONT (Bordeaux Montaigne University)

KAWABE Yutai (Nishogakusha University)

MAKIZUMI Etsuko (Nishogakusha University)

SHI Yun (Ritsumeikan University)

Panel 3: Digital Archive and Humanities

Chair SHEN Guowei (Kansai University)

SHEN Guowei (Kansai University)
「Corpus and the Study of Modern New Vocabulary」

FUJITA Takao (Kansai University)
「An Attempt to Analyze Writing Forms in Administrative Documents and Record of the Han Times」

UCHIDA Keiichi (Kansai University)
「東アジア文献アーカイブの諸問題 ー言語研究の立場からー」

Commentator Iwo Amelung (University of Frankfurt)

Panel 4: Modern Concept of Space in East and West

Chair JIN Yan (University of Goettingen)

JIN Yan (University of Goettingen)
「A conceptual history of “Shaonian (少年 youth)”」

ZHOU Yi (The University of Hong Kong)
「Garden and the Shoin-Zukuri: A Historical Exploration of the Differed Contribution of China andJapan to the Notion of “Modernist Architecture”」

CHI Yumei (Minnan Normal University)
「Epics of Female Ghosts: An Intercultural Study of Euro-Chinese Romanticism」

Eugenia WERZNER (Freie Universität Berlin)
「“Myth”, “Superstition” or “Fact”? On Discovering China’s “totemic” past in Republican China(1912-1949)」

Panel 5: Historical Development of Concept/Cross-Cultural Acceptance and Language

Chair LI Xiaodong (The University of Shimane)

LI Xiaodong (The University of Shimane)

KIM HyoJin (Waseda University)

ZHOU Tangbo (Wuhan University of Technology)

SUN Dongfang (Kansai University)

YIN Xiaoxing (Ritsumeikan University)
「Textbook for an Empire: The Publication and Uses of Liuyu (六諭) in Japan」

Panel 6: The Impacts of Entrepreneurs’ Activities on Modern East Asia

Chair Janet HUNTER (London School of Economics)

KIM Myungsoo (Keimyung University)
「19세기말~20세초 인천의 형성과 기업가의 역할・19世紀末~20世紀初仁川における都市の形成と企業家の役割」

Peter von STADEN (KEDGE Business School)
「An Entrepreneurial Perspective on Institutional Restructuring and Its Moral Persuasion in Japan: The Case of the Iron and Steel Industry (1919-1934)」

YU Chen (Yokohama National University)
「Mu Ouchu’s Views on Shiye (Industry) and Shiyejia (Industrialist) in Modern China: Comparison with Zhang Jian」

Commentator John SAGERS (Linfield College)

Panel 7: Science, Scholarship and Popularisation in Late Imperial and Republican China/The Vulnerability of the History and the Knowledge

Chair Joachim KURTZ (Heidelberg University)

Joachim KURTZ (Heidelberg University)
「From Heavenly Pattern to Universal Law: Kang Youwei and the Rescaling of Truth in Late Imperial China」

Iwo AMELUNG (University of Frankfurt)
「Environmental determinism and meteorology in Republican China」

Rudolf G. WAGNER (Heidelberg University)
「The Global Context of a Modern Chinese Quandary: Doubting or Trusting the Records of Antiquity」

BAE Jihye (University of Heidelberg)
「Ethnic Nationalism in East Asia : focusing on reinforcement of Nationalism in 1970s South Korea」

LEE Hyojin (University of Heidelberg)
「The Changing Narratives on New woman Ch’oe Yŏngsuk (1906-1932): Distortions and Truths」


Panel 8: Chinese Writing and Knowledge Sharing in Global History

Chair LI Zhen (Beijing Foreign Studies University)

CHAO Wei (Beijing Foreign Studies University)

YANG Zhao (Beijing Foreign Studies University)

GU Jun (Beijing Foreign Studies University)

LI Zhen (Beijing Foreign Studies University)

Commentators  Alfons LABISCH (University of Düsseldorf), FANG Ying (University of Düsseldorf)

Panel 9: Modern Travelers and Their Memoirs

Chair  YE Xiangyang (Beijing Foreign Studies University)

YE Xiangyang (Beijing Foreign Studies University)
「The British Travel Books about South-west of China in Early 20th Century and the Science of Ethnography. With a Focus on R. F. Johnston, H. R. Davis and E. J. Dingle’s Works」

YANG Zhiyi (University of Frankfurt)
「A Humanist in Wartime France: Wang Jingwei during the First World War」

LAI Daniel (City University of Hong Kong)
「Memoirs of Bokhara: The East and West Encounter of 1892 in the Pescadores」

Kam-Wing FUNG (The University of Hong Kong)
「Introduction of Western meteorological instruments in China and Japan (1875-1880)」

Silvia SCHIAVI (Roma Tre University)
「Travelling Persons and Travelling Knowledge: The Case of Liu Na’ou刘呐鸥 (1905-1940)」

WANG Xinyu (The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology)
「Manchu and Confucianism: Approach to Confucianism in early stage of Qing (Later Jin) Dynasty」


Panel 10: Cultural Interaction in the field of Art

Chair NAKATANI Nobuo (Kansai University)

NAKATANI Nobuo (Kansai University)

GAO Huijing (Kansai University)

SASAGAWA Keiko (Kansai University)

LIU Yang (Kansai University)
「朝鮮半島における『西遊記』道教内丹説の研究 ――『西遊録跋』を中心に――」

CHEN Lulu (Chiba University)

Panel 11: Modern East Asia and the Role of the Industrialist

Chair  IIMORI Akiko (Waseda University)

YOKOYAMA Shunichiro (Kansai University)

DAI Qiujuan (Beijing Foreign Studies University)

LEE Jounghee (Incheon National University)

Commentator KIMURA Masato (Kanda University of International Studies)


Panel 12: The role of political, cultural, and academic institutions in knowledge transfer and exchanges

Chair Stéphanie HOMOLA (Friedrich-Alexander-University Erlangen-Nuremberg)

Stéphanie HOMOLA (Friedrich-Alexander-University Erlangen-Nuremberg)
「Intellectual exchanges between Chinese and French scholars at the Institut des Hautes Études Chinoises in Paris (1927-1968)」

Dimitri DRETTAS (Friedrich-Alexander-University Erlangen-Nuremberg)
「Institutional Aspects of the Romanization of Standard Mandarin Chinese」

Martina GOTTWALD-BELINIC (Friedrich-Alexander-University Erlangen-Nuremberg)
「Impact of Chinese “One Belt, One Road” strategy in Central and Eastern European States (CEES),institutional influence on social interaction goes beyond economic activities」

Commentator Dimitri DRETTAS (Friedrich-Alexander-University Erlangen-Nuremberg)

Panel 13: Literature and Scientific Approach

Chair  LIN Chaochun (The Chinese University of Hong Kong)

LIN Chaochun (The Chinese University of Hong Kong)
「Honda Shigeyuki’s Study and Contribution on the History of Chinese Classics」

LIU Lin (Shandong University)

ZHANG Jing (Shanghai Normal University)
「Shelley’s A Defence for Poetry in China (1905-1937)」

WANG Kai (Beijing Normal University)

Panel 14: Knowledge, Value and Society in Modern China

Chair  XIE Qiyang (China University of Political Science and Law)

XIE Qiyang (China University of Political Science and Law)

YU Huarong (China University of Political Science and Law)

BAI Liping (China University of Political Science and Law)

SUN Meitang (China University of Political Science and Law)

CHU Lijuan (Beijing Foreign Studies University)

Panel 15: Study of Language Contact between East and West

IBUSHI Keiko (Hokuriku University)
「早期西方人的汉语研究 -19世纪上半叶西方人如何理解汉语形容词」

ZHU Feng (Kyoto Notre Dame University)
Dialogues Chinois-Latins与《拜客训示》」

SHIOYAMA MASAZUMI (Aichi University)

Panel 16: A Comparative Study of Private Business in the Bakumatsu Meiji Era – Focusing on Eiichi Shibusawa

Chair  MACHI Senjuro (Nishogakusha University)

KIRIHARA Kenshin (Kinjo Gakuin University)

Robert KRAFT (University of Tsukuba)

Commentator  YU Chen (Yokohama National University)

Panel 17: Foreign Travelers and Their Records

Chair  ZHANG Qing (Fudan University)

ZHANG Qing (Fudan University)

JIANG Ouyue (City University of Hong Kong)

LU Minzhen (Zhejiang University)

LIN Yu Yi (Korea University)
「燕行錄抄襲研究新證 ——以1866年抄襲本《燕行日記》為中心」


Panel 18: The Cross-Cultural Experience of Missionaries

Chair  ZHAO Aidong (Sichuan University)

ZHAO Aidong (Sichuan University)

LEE Cheuk Yin (National University of Singapore)
「Traditional Chinese Medical Documents on Ageing and Health Preservation」

Sarah Sau-wah NG (Hong Kong Baptist University)
「The Great Chinese Art & Culture Transmission: The Field Museum Collection of Ink Rubbings」

Panel 19: Modern Asian Practical Books and Global Circulation of Knowledge

Chair  GAO Xi (Fudan University)

GAO Xi (Fudan University)

SUN Qing (Fudan University)

ZHANG Haiying (Fudan University)

Panel 20: Literature and Cultural Exchange

Chair  BAI Hongzhong (Nankai University)

BAI Hongzhong (Nankai University)

HUANG Shiqi (Kyoto University)

PENG Qiang (Kansai University)

Panel 21: Different Aspects of Cultural Interaction in Language
in Modern East Asia

Chair  LI Jingxin (Kansai University)

LI Jingxin (Kansai University)
「石山福治(Ishiyama Fukuji)的生平与其著作之初探」

LI Yun (Kansai University)

DENG Yiran (Kansai University)

Thi Tuyet Nhung Nguyen (Kansai University)

Panel 22: Acceptance of Foreign Thinking

Chair JIN Siyan (Artois University)

JIN Siyan (Artois University)

GAO Kang (Zhejiang University)

TSENG Wei-Chieh (National Taiwan Normal University)

Panel 23: Studies on Language Contact and Language History

Chair SHEN Guowei (Kansai University)

YOSHIDA Keiko (Daito Bunka University)

LIU Heyang (Kansai University)

YANG Xin (Kansai University)

YANG Chi (Kansai University)

Panel 24: Literature and Cultural Exchange

Chair  XIU Bin (Ocean University of China)

XIU Bin (Ocean University of China)

HE Huazhen (Zhengzhou University)

PAN Bin (Xinan Caijing Daxue)

WEN Min (Zhengzhou University)

Panel 25: Different Aspects of Cultural Exchange

Chair  HO Ju-yu (Taipei National University of the Arts)

HO Ju-yu (Taipei National University of the Arts)

HUAI Zhan (China University of Political Science and Law)

ZHANG Na (Institut de recherche en Musicologie (IReMus))

Panel 26: Acceptance and Transition of Western Philosophy in Modernization of Japan

Chair  INOUE Katsuhito (Kansai University)

SUEMURA Masayo (Kansai University)

HASEGAWA Takuya (The Center for Shin Buddhist Studies)

HIRADE Kiyoe (Kansai University)

Rainer SCHULZER (Toyo University)
「About Kiyozawa Manshi’s Reception of Kant」

Panel 27: Modern Sino-Japanese Social Network of Literati

Chair  CHEN Huihui (Kansai University)

CHEN Huihui (Kansai University)

GUO Ningen (Kansai University)

LI Xiaoyu (Kansai University)
「菅茶山京都游学时期的文人交流 -以诗风思想转变为中心」

SU Hao  (Kansai University)

Panel 28: Different Aspects of Cultural Exchange

Chair  GUO Qibin (Fudan University)

GUO Qibin (Fudan University)

HOU Wen-Shang (National Chung Cheng University)
「Image Construction and Eastward Spread of Western Culture: The Eurasian Journey of “Hang hai jinzhen”」

DANG Zhi (Kansai University)

CHEN Linlin (Kansai University)

Panel 29: Different Aspects of Cultural Exchange

Chair  HO Chi-Chu (R.O.C. Military Academy)

HO Chi-Chu (R.O.C. Military Academy)

GE Song (Kansai University)

WU Yao (Peking University)

CHEN Po-Chien (National Chung Cheng University)